The department "Music education and vocals" is an integral part of the WKSU them. M. Utemisov. Its activity extends and finds its practical beginning in the public order of the university in the widest aspect.
The emergence of representatives of the department - teachers and students - at various levels, its extensive functionality and a fairly high degree of scientific and creative diplomacy serve as a significant confirmation of this.
The department employs highly qualified teachers with academic degrees, laureates, students of various competitions and festivals, honored artists of the Republic of Kazakhstan: Zh.A. Rakhimova - Ph.D. Babenko OA, Honored Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Associate Professor ZKGU them. M. Utemisov, Kuzhakov K.K. - Honored Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Associate Professor ZKGU them. M. Utemisov.
Teachers of the department annually take part in republican and international conferences, in public and concert events of the university, city and region, they strive to improve their performing and pedagogical skills. The research work, thematic readings, concerts – lectories, the publication of works of the wide profile are actively conducted. Teachers Vorfolomeeva O.V., Kismetov K.L. improve their professional level and study in the correspondence postgraduate school.
One of the most important areas of the department is the cultural and aesthetic education and development of the creative potential of students. In order to educate young people in the spirit of patriotism, instilling respect for human values, promoting healthy lifestyles, realizing creative potential, the following musical events are held at the Department of Musical Education and Vocals: curatorial hours devoted to aesthetic and moral attitude to their native land, themed evenings dedicated to their future profession, mass competitions dedicated to the Independence Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan, etc.
Faculty members and students of the department Music education and vocals constantly participate in various international, republican competitions: Zhuban Yernazar student of the specialty 5B010600 Music education, laureate of the I degree, V International Competition-Festival of pop music "On the Wings of Music" in Samara, director Kismetov K.L .
Kazbaeva Gulmira Grand Prix V International Competition-Festival of pop music "On the wings of music" Samara, head Vororfolomeeva O.V.
In Olympiads: Nurseitova Gulfarizat concert-chamber singing 3rd place student of the specialty 5В040300 Vocal art, leader: Brigida L.V. KNK them. April 11-13, 2017, Eleusin Askar, student of the specialty 5B040300 Vocal art, winner of the Competition-Festival within the framework of the international project “Volga flows into my heart”, head Vorfolomeeva OV, Samara, Oryngaliyeva Aidana, student of the specialty 5В040300 Vocal art, 3rd place Competition-festival in the framework of the international project “Volga flows into my heart”, director Vorfolomeeva O.V. Samara, Kazbaeva Gulmira, student of the specialty 5В040300 Vocal art, 1st place Competition-festival within the framework of the international project “Volga flows into my heart”, director Vorfolomeeva OV, Adilkhanova Ainazel, student of the specialty 5В040300 Vocal art, 1st place Republican contest “Uly Dala Orpakymyz” Almaty, March Head Brigida L.V. Vocal group Laureate of the I degree of the IV International competition-festival of pop art "On the wings of music", Samara, 2018 Toleugaliyeva Adema X Republican subject Olympiad among students of higher educational institutions of Kazakhstan, diploma of III degree in the specialty 5В040300 Vocal art nomination "Chamber singing" of Almaty-2018, choir collective I place in the V International festival-festival of pop music of Samara , head Koptleuova K.S.
According to the results of student research work, the Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan awarded the student of the specialty 5B010600 Music Education Omarova Mira 3rd place Republican Scientific Conference leader Kenzhegalieva A.Zh.
Graduates of the department Musagaliev Kaponov Aizada, Kubiev Farhat, Khayyrkhanov Aybar, Aytkalieva Ainara, Zhantulin Ibrahim, work in the institutions of culture and art of Astana, Almaty, Uralsk and are bright representatives of the creative intelligentsia of the Republic of Kazakhstan.