On October 15, 2021 the meeting of the Dissertation Council in the direction of personnel teaching "8D041 - Business and Administration" at the LN Gumilyov ENU was held under the chairmanship of Doctor of economics, professor A.Maydirova.

The meeting was attended by permanent members of the dissertation council, Doctor of Economics, professor R.Bayzholova, Doctor of economics, Professor U.Shalbolova, Doctor of economics, professor S.Egemberdieva, doctor PhD B.Isaeva. Also, scientists from Russia and Kazakhstan were invited as temporary members of the dissertation council, including Doctor of economics, professor of the V.I.Vernadsky Crimean federal university D.Burkaltseva, Doctor of economics, professor of the Russian university friendship of peoples (RUDN)  I.Andronova.

Within the framework of the meeting, theses of the graduates of doctoral studies of the LN Gumilyov ENU in the specialty "6D050600 - Economics" were defended by A.Kulmaganbetova and T. Raskalieva.

The dissertations of the applicants were carried out at the Department of Economics and Entrepreneurship of the LN Gumilyov ENU.

The topic of the dissertation theses of A.Kulmaganbetova "Economic assessment of the innovative potential of small and medium-sized businesses". Scientific consultants, Candidate of economic sciences, professor of the Department of Economics and entrepreneurship, LN Gumilyov ENU Zh.Rakhmetulina. and Doctor of economics, professor of the Department of International economics, Mathematical Methods and Business Informatics MIEMIS, Altai State University I.Dubina. Official reviewers Doctor of economics, professor, first Vice-rector of the M.Dulati Taraz regional university E.Әmirbekuly, Candidate of economic sciences, associate professor, Head of the department of Economics, Atyrau University.

Topic of dissertation theses T.Raskalie: "Economic assessment of the development of the dairy industry in the Republic of Kazakhstan in the context of the Eurasian Economic Union". Scientific consultants: Candidate of economic sciences, professor of the Department of Economics and entrepreneurship of LN Gumilyov ENU N.Esmagulova, Doctor of economics, Professor of the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia O.Digilina. Official reviewers Doctor of economic sciences, professor of the Kazakh national agrarian research university U.Kerimova, candidate of economic sciences, associate professor of the Sh. Ualikhanov Kokshetau University A.Belgibaeva.

The members of the dissertation council actively participated in the discussion of dissertations, asked questions, shared their scientific experience, wishes and comments. Scientific consultants gave positive feedback on dissertations, presented the main results of the research. Also, the official reviewers in their reviews gave an objective assessment of the scientific results of the applicants, noted the strengths of the dissertation, the scientific and practical significance and novelty of the research.

According to the new Regulation, along with the members of the dissertation council, official reviewers took part in the voting, according to the results of which the dissertation council decided to award the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the specialty "6D050600 - Economics" A.Kulmaganbetova and T.Raskaliev.

We congratulate our graduates with a successful defense and wish them further creative success in science !!!