At the current time specialty 5B071100 - "Geodesy and Cartography" is the one of the most perspective specialties in Kazakhstan. Design and construction of engineering buildings, exploration and exploitation of natural resources, mining, navigation, national defense and other tasks are impossible without precise maps and geodetic data. Nowadays this sector entering a new level of technologies, that require a high efficiency and an exclusive data accuracy - satellite navigation, digital cartography, remote sensing, aerospace survey, laser scanning and etc. Modern geodesy, cartography and closely related geoinformatics and satellite navigation certainly are within high information technologies. Geodetic data are main part of geographic information systems and technologies. Specialty 5B071100 - "Geodesy and Cartography" train bachelors, direction of training - Engineering and engineering trades; qualification and degree - Bachelor of Engineering and Technology.
The main purpose of bachelor's education on specialty 5B071100 - "Geodesy and Cartography" is formation of the students clear idea about the means and methods of topographic and geodetic works for informational provision of urban development plans, programs, and projects. To develop a system of cartographic concepts, knowledge, skills and work experience with various cartographic works among students. Provide training for geodetic companies and building complex of professionally educated, competent and highly qualified professionals, capable to work on primary engineering and technical positions in the field of geodesy and cartography.
Mission of specialty: provision of qualitative growth of human capital in the field of geodesy and cartography through the development of innovative, scientific and educational environment and training of highly qualified personnel with high personal and professional competences according to the market needs. Preparation of competitive, multilingual specialists of new generation corresponding to modern requirements and geodetic market needs, able to apply modern technologies, innovative methods in the field of geodesy and cartography, also aimed to perform governmental programs for industrial and innovative development of the Republic of Kazakhstan, with sufficient socio-personal, organizational, managerial, professional, and special technical knowledge, and able to carry out functional responsibilities for working in the industry.
Internship at: JSC "Almatymetrokurylys", LLP "Kazakhmys", JSC "Kazakhaltyn", JSC "Kazzinc", JSC "Maikainzoloto", "Vasilkovsky GOK", BSE "Mining Institute after D. A. Kunaev", mines: "Sayak", "Annensk", Nurkazgan", Kazmehanobr", LLP "Kazgidro", LLP "Gornoeburo", JSC "Kazakhvzryvprom", LLP SPC "INTERRIN", JSC "Sokolovsko-Sarbaiskoe mining and processing production association", Ekibastuz engineering-technical institute after K. I. Satpayev, JSC "MSC "Kazakhaltyn", JSC "AKAltynalmas", LLP "KFJV "KATKO", LLP "Kazfosfat", JSC "TNKKazchrome", LLP "AltynKokshetau", "Quarry Kotur-Bulak" (Bes-Agash village); LLP "Aksai" (Kalkaman village); LLP "AK-KUMST", "Peschanyi" (Ali-2 village), LLP "Aksaitas-kum" (Arna-5 village). Educational practice is carried out at the "Kapchagay" .
In the selection of practice bases the experience of supervisors and students are taken into account.