In April 2013, Dissertation Council on dissertation defensefor awarding the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)degree, Doctor on Historical Sciences profile started its work at the ENU.
· 6D020200 International Relations
· 6D020900 Oriental studies
· 6D050500 Regional studies
Chairman of the Council is the Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor, Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences SadykovTlegenSadykovich. Scientific Secretary of the Council is the Doctor of Historical Sciences, Head of the Department of Kazakhstan History, MusabalinaGulnaraTolevgazinovna. The members of the Council are both professors of the ENU and other universities, as well as scientific institutions of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Board members are leading specialists and have notable achievements in their fields.
The objective of the Dissertation Council is to adopt and implement defense of doctoral works with a scientific research novelty, significant scientific results and prospects of the study and to petition before the Committee on Control in Education and Science of Kazakhstan Ministry of Education and Science (hereinafter – the Committee) for awarding theacademic degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD ) or Doctor on profile.