Professor of the Washington state university Marina Alexandrovna Tolmachyova, being a visiting professor at the Department of World History, Historiography and Source Studies from October 2018 to January 29, 2019 according to the Fulbright program, gave a lecture course "Eurasia in the Context of World History" for historians - first-year undergraduates.
From January 15 to January 30, 2019 students of the military department of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University visited the Republic of India.
From January 27 to January 30, 2019, the Days of India Festival of Indian Literature and Culture takes place in Almaty, which is dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Republic of India and the 150th anniversary of the birth of the spiritual leader of the Indian people, Mahatma Gandhi.
Graduate students of the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University took 2nd place in the International Olympiad for GEODESIA, which was first held at the Guangdong Polytechnic University of Industry and Commerce in the city of Guanzhou of the People's Republic of China. This conference was attended by students from 9 countries of Central Asia.
The Kazakh poetry of Olzhas Suleimenov sounded within the walls of the National University of Jeonbuk (Republic of Korea). Lecturers of the Department of the Far East KazNU Al-Farabi, at the invitation of the National University of Jeonbuk and the city of Jeonju (Republic of Korea), took part in the international conference «Korean studies in the 21st Century: Challenges and Responses». Scientists and specialists from twenty-three countries took part in the international conference, and Kazakh-Korean studies were presented at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.
The «SpaceX» Elon Musk Company has launched the Kazakhstani Nanosatellite «Al-Farabi-2» created by Al-Farabi KazNU.
France intends to strengthen cooperation with Al-Farabi Kazakh National University in the field of science and education, and aerospace science will be a priority. This was confirmed by the deputy and chairman of the France-Kazakhstan Friendship Group of the National Assembly of the French Republic, Mr. Pierre Cabaret, during a meeting with the leadership of the university.