«Dual Education for Industrial Automatization and Robotics in Kazakhstan (DIARKAZ)»


Project timeline: January 15, 2020 – January 14, 2023

Coordinator: University Of Novi Sad (Republic Of Serbia)

The overall goal of the project is to increase the potential in the field of industrial automation and robotics in Kazakhstan through the introduction of dual education.

Expected results: This project will develop and implement dual learning technology for students aimed at consolidating practical skills. A staff will be prepared through internships at European universities to teach modules of the educational program. The university will acquire training equipment to provide training. Production companies will actively participate in training and further employment of graduates.


– Development of a dual training program in PAR (Industrial Automation and Robotics);
– Preparation of new undergraduate and continuing education programmes;
-Comparative analysis of best practices and processes in industrial automation.
– Acquisition of simulator equipment and training materials;
– Introduction of the educational program into the educational process of the university;
-Dissemination of dual training program for industrial automation with European orientation in Kazakhstan.

Program Countries

UNIVERSITY OF NOVI SAD & UNS (Serbia, project grant holder)

Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg (Germany)

FH Joanneum (Austria)

The Republic of Kazakhstan

Kostanay Engineering and Economics named after M. Dulatov (country project coordinator)

Innovative University of Eurasia

West Kazakhstan Agrarian and Technical University named after Zhangir Khan

SaryarkaAvtoProm LLP

Ural Transformer Plant LLP

Associate partners

Kazakhstan Association of Automation and Robotics

Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Kostanay Region

Festo AG & CO Group of Companies

Nametov Askar – Chairman of the Board – Rector – Coordinator

Kamalova Gaukhar – Head of Information Technology Higher School – Module creation

Dauren Kushaliev – AGROTECH HUB Project Office Manager – Module creation

Khairullina Aimgul – Senior lecturer at the Higher School of Information Technology – Module creation

Abuova Zhanargul – Senior lecturer at the Higher School of Information Technology – Module creation

Diyarova Lunara – Senior lecturer at the Higher School of Information Technology – Module creation

Narikov Kanat – Head of the Higher School of Mechanical Engineering – Module creation

Mukhambetov Amangeldi – Head of IT Resources Planning and Development – Technical work

Iliyasov Temirlan – Department Software Engineer – Technical work

Imangaliyev Ansarbek – Senior lecturer at the Higher School of Mechanical Engineering – Technical work

Dushayeva Laura – Chief specialist of international cooperation department – Administrator

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