The mission of the Department of Western Languages (English Language and Literature Program) is to educate the young generation able to effectively use the acquired knowledge in teaching practice; able to conduct a scientific research in the field of language and literature; to be the part of modern society in the Turkic countries and the world institutions as well; able to create the right worldview, the competence in culture and the skills in intercultural communication; to introduce the students with the new methods and approaches applied in Western literature and culture.
The Department of Western Languages aims to
Founded in 2007 the Department of Western Languages (English Language and Literature Program) is aimed to provide quality education in the field of Philology in accordance with the international standards. The English Language and Literature program is designed to educate the qualified specialists who are able to effectively use the acquired knowledge in the field of language and literature topics in accordance with the traditional and modern views; able to contribute to the development of science, culture and politics as well.
The department graduates are working in the Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic, in schools, in language centers and courses, in translation agencies both within our republic and other countries. On earning the bachelor's degree our graduates can continue the education in Master Degree Program in Kyrgyzstan or abroad. The educational process at the university is carried out according to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS); therefore, our students may participate in student exchange programs and study at foreign universities. Graduates of the department of Western languages will find vocational opportunities in public and private schools, in language centers; in funds and projects; in translation agencies; in various publishing houses.
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On November 4-5, 2021, the 1st International Scientific Online Conference “CONTEMPORARY PROSPECTS AND TENDENCIES IN LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND CULTURE” was organized by the Department of Western Languages of the Faculty of Humanities and the Department of American Culture and Literature of Ataturk University in Erzurum, Turkey. The conference was attended by representatives of twelve countries, including Romania, Russia, the United States, Cameroon, the Republic of Cотte d'Ivoire, India, Slovakia, the Republic of Tunisia, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, Turkey and Kyrgyzstan. At the conference, scholars, researchers, teachers, graduate students, undergraduates and students made interesting presentations on news and trends in the field of language, literature and culture.