Teaching staff of the department, providing the implementation of the specialty program 6D020800-Archeology, is 18 full-time teachers and 5 part-time workers, including 5 doctors of science, 7 candidates of sciences, 2 PhD. The share of teaching staff with academic degrees and titles in the doctoral program is 100%. Among them are well-known scientists who have made a significant contribution to the formation and development of historical science, whose work has become an integral part of the professional education of young researchers. Such scientists include professors Zh.O. Artykbaev, R.M. Mustafina, Z.S. Samashev, Zh.K. Taimagambetov, associate professors MK, Khabdulina, U.U. Umitkaliyev et al.
In the national rating of the Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating (NAAR) OP 6D020800-Archeology and Ethnology in 2018 took the leading position - 2 nd place. The faculty invites foreign professors to lecture and provide scientific advice to doctoral students from Great Britain, Germany, Italy, Poland, Turkey, Russia, etc. To improve their qualifications, the faculty of the faculty holds international internships in leading universities in the world (Great Britain, USA, Belgium, France, Poland and other).
Educational program for doctoral studies 6D020800 - Archeology and Ethnology (Kazakh, Russian and English languages) is implemented at the Department of Archeology and Ethnology of the Eurasian National University named after L.N. Gumilyov, which is one of the leading educational, scientific, methodological centers of our Republic. The chair is headed by the candidate of historical sciences, associate professor Umitkaliev Ulan Umitkalievich.
The PhD educational program has a scientific and pedagogical orientation and assumes fundamental educational, methodological and research training for the system of higher and postgraduate education and the scientific field in archeology and ethnology. PhD Doctoral studies ensure the improvement of the process of training scientific and pedagogical personnel in accordance with international requirements and the principles of the Bologna process. Training in doctoral studies is conducted in full-time on the basis of the state educational order and contractual basis. Term of training is 3 years.