ASTANA. KAZINFORM – Eurasian National University named after L.Gumilyov in the frame of SP FIID educated 80 specialists of space industry, said Minister for investment and development Asset Isekeshev.
“ENU today prepares specialists for a new space industry, where we have two directions. This is remote sensing – now we have 4 satellites, 2 out of them are remote sensing satellites. Second direction – it is a assembly, integration and testing complex of spacecrafts. We have never had such specialists, but we will have, right now 80 people enrolled in the new program in English language”, - stated A.Isekeshev.
Total, according to the head of the ministry, in RK in the frame of the SP FIID by 2020 more than 60 thousand specialists will be educated in the new format. Out of them, 19 thousand will have undergraduate degree. They will be educated under new training program 10 colleges and universities in RK, which were chosen earlier. “Each year it is necessary to train staff, so our industry will have highly educated specialists” – Minister concluded.