Thursday, February 22, 2024


Intelligence, charisma, critical thinking and team spirit. Connoisseurs of these and other qualities gathered debate tournament “Zhubanov CUP-2019”.

For two days, 40 teams competed for the title of the best at the debate tournament organized by the Department of social Affairs and youth policy and the debate club “Zaman bizdiki” of Zhubanov University.

About a hundred young people from different cities of Kazakhstan came to compete in the intellectual battle.  In addition to Aktobe universities, colleges and schools, speakers represented the M. Esbolatov Almaty Academy of the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Caspian state University of technology and engineering, West Kazakhstan University of innovation and technology, M. Utemisov West Kazakhstan state University, Atyrau Institute of engineering and Humanities, H. Dosmukhamedov Atyrau state University, S.Utebayev oil and Gas University, Zh. Dosmukhamedov the Higher pedagogical training school, K. Dutbaev Atyrau humanitarian national University and other educational institutions.

According to the head of the Department of social Affairs and youth policy of K. Zhubanov ARSU Karlygash Satybaldina, the tournament was dedicated to the 120th anniversary of the birth of K. Zhubanov- famous linguist and public figure.  “This project showed the abilities of our youth in oratory and critical thinking,” noted the organizer.

The tournament experienced and novice debaters raised such global topics as the spiritual heritage and importance of the individual Kudaibergen Zhubanov, discussed the President’s address and the role of youth. And of course, we talked, exchanged ideas and had a great time. Many participants noted that despite the competitive spirit, everyone was United by a friendly atmosphere.

The regional debate tournament “Zhubanov CUP-2019” was held in the American-parliamentary format, divided into 3 qualifying rounds, 1/8 semifinals, ¼ semifinals, ½ semifinals and the final. According to the results of intellectual battles, the 1st place and a cash prize of 70 thousand tenge was received by the team from the M. Utemisov West Kazakhstan state University, 2nd and 3rd place-the teams from Aktobe S. Baishev University and M. Ospanov West Kazakhstan state medical University.