Bolat U. Kuspangaliyev
Kuspangaliyev Bolat Uraikhanovich has been teaching, research and production experience for over 40 years. He is an Honorary Architect of the Republic of Kazakhstan, academician of the International Academy of Architecture of the Countries of the East (MAASV), academician of the International Academy of Architecture (MAAM), chairman of the Kazakhstan branch of the International Academy of Architecture, a member of the Union of Architects of the Republic of Kazakhstan, winner of the “Altyn Adam” prize - the person of the year in the nomination "For Contribution to the Development of Architecture and Higher Education in Kazakhstan".
He has a number of professional awards: for his achievements in the development of science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, an excellent student in the education of the Republic of Kazakhstan, medals of the Union of Architects and Urban Planners of Kazakhstan.
Upon completion of training, he worked as a senior architect, head of the department "Architectural and planning tasks" of the architectural and planning department of the Alma-Ata city executive committee; teacher, deputy dean of the Faculty of Architecture at Kazakh Polytechnic Institute named after Lenin.
Since 1980 - vice-rector for evening and correspondence education, vice-rector for academic affairs, first vice-rector of the Alma-Ata Institute of Architecture and Civil Engineering (since 1992 - the Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering (KazGASA)).
In 2002, under his leadership, the first dissertation council was created in the history of Kazakhstan, specializing in 18.00.01– “Theory and History of Architecture, Restoration and Reconstruction of Historical and Architectural Heritage”.
Since 2003 - at the Kazakh National Research Technical University named after K.I. Satpayev: Director of the Department of Science and International Relations, Professor, Head of the Department of Architecture and Design, from 2016 to the present - Director of the Bassenov Institute of Architecture and Civil Engineering.
Along with a lot of organizational, educational and scientific work, he is constantly engaged in design practice.
Under his leadership the Center for Contemporary Architecture "AZD" was created, during which more than 20 major works were carried out, including the multi-functional residential complex Highville Astana in Nur-Sultan (Astana) and the multi-functional residential complex Apple Town in Almaty, which was awarded the gold medal of the Union of Architects of the Republic of Kazakhstan at the Republican contest of the best architectural works for 2003-2006 in the nomination "Architecture. Project".
T. Basenov Institute of Architecture and civil engineering
Institute trains the architectural and construction elite of Kazakhstan. Students receive up-to-date knowledge in the field of architecture and design, urban planning, construction engineering, production of building materials and structures, transport construction, engineering systems and networks as well as occupational health and safety.
The institute history dates back to 1957, when, on the initiative of a major organizer of the construction business in the republic, one of the national architecture school founders Toleu Bassenov, as a result of his direct efforts within the mining faculty of Kazakh Mining and Metallurgical Institute (KazMMI), "Industrial and Civil Engineering" specialty was opened, and the first intake was carried out, in 1961 Civil Engineering Faculty with an architectural department was already established.
The first graduation of civil engineers took place in June 1962, many of the graduates later became prominent scientists, heads of major scientific and design institutes, construction departments of union and republican significance, ministers, heads of city and regional akimats. Among the graduates of Civil Engineering and Architecture Faculty at KazPTI are:
- Beyssenov K. - Deputy of Parliamen Majilis, Honorary Rector at Korkyt Ata Kyzylorda University, Doctor of technical sciences, Professor;
- Kusherbayev K.A. - Akim of Mangystau region;
- Adilov Zh.M. - Rector of KazNTU named after K.I. Satbayev (2008 - 2015), Doctor of Economics, Professor;
- Tatygulov A.Sh. - President of KAZGOR Design Academy;
- Ashimbayev M.U. - General Director of KazSRICA;
- Montakhayev K.Zh. - Laureate of the USSR State Prize, People's Architect of the USSR;
- Baymagambetov S.K. - Chief Architect of Almaty, RK Honored Architect;
- Fazylov S.A. - Chief Architect of Almaty, RK Honored Architect, Laureate of the Zhambyl International Prize.
Students receive the universal knowledge and skill demanded in the market to create and present the original design of buildings, to back it up with the calculation of structures, with the project of production organization and economic calculations. They have access to the latest information technologies: multimedia, software on IBM platform, calculation and graphics programs. Institute is focused on the search for new approaches in construction, and is one of the leaders of BIM technologies in Kazakhstan. Students participate in international competitions and win the contests.
Kuspangaliev Bolat Uraikhanovich