Internship for students majoring in Transport Engineering

Kazakh Motor Company Astana Motors LLP

Was established in 1992. In 1994, the first contracts for direct deliveries of Toyota cars were signed. The first specialized car dealership has been opened. In 1994, the Department of spare parts was established to provide VAZ, GAZ, KamAZ, and UAZ vehicles. - Opening of the first specialized service station for maintenance and repair of Japanese cars. In 1995, the first TASS (Toyota Authorized Service Station) in Kazakhstan was opened. - A distribution agreement has been signed with Mobil Oil. Kazakh Motor Company Astana Motors LLP operates in the areas of car sales, service and automotive industry. He is the official representative of 15 brands: Hyundai, Subaru, BMW, MINI, Motorrad, Jaguar Land Rover, Haval, Chery, Changan, Golden Dragon, Foton, Toyota, Lexus, Volvo, MAZ. In 2021, the company's revenue amounted to 480 billion tenge, which is 33% more than a year earlier (358.6 billion). Nurlan Smagulov is the founder of Astana Group, which traces its history back to 1992, when KMK Astana Motors was established. This year, the company's portfolio includes premium Chinese brands Haval and Chery. In 2020, Astana Motors' revenues increased by 31% and amounted to 358.6 billion tenge against 274.3 billion tenge in 2019. The company sold 26,827 passenger and commercial vehicles. Astana Motors represents such car brands as Hyundai, Subaru, BMW and MINI, Toyota, Lexus, Jaguar Land Rover, Volvo on the market. The company has factories for the assembly of Hyundai trucks and buses in the Almaty region and Hyundai passenger cars in Kostanay.


Hyundai Com Trans Kazakhstan

Was founded in August 2005 and is a part of KMK Astana Motors. The company sells commercial vehicles of the Hyundai brand (trucks, buses, special equipment) and is the official distributor of the Korean Hyundai Motor Company in Kazakhstan. A full–cycle plant for the production of passenger cars - Hyundai Trans Kazakhstan - is operating in Almaty. A new enterprise appeared on the Industrial Map of Almaty in the midst of a pandemic. In a short time, the plant has become one of the most popular facilities in the country, attracting public attention. We looked at the enterprise to see with our own eyes how cars of the leading international Hyundai brand are being built in Kazakhstan.

The Hyundai Trans Kazakhstan plant is located in the Industrial Zone of Almaty on 34 thousand square meters. m. In October 2020, the official launch of the enterprise took place. In fact, the plant has been operating since April last year. Hyundai Trans Kazakhstan is a subsidiary of Astana Motors, a company with 30 years of experience in car sales and service. Own production of passenger cars is a new chapter for “Astana Motors”. The company consists of various departments, departments, and departments. The production employs assemblers – employees who accept components and materials coming to the plant and prepare them for production, specialists from the welding shop, body painting, plastic parts and assembly, employees of quality control of manufactured cars, employees of the design and technology department and the Department of metrology, employees of accounting and administration. The company has its own environmental specialist and a professional fire department with a special vehicle equipped with fire-fighting equipment.



The largest automobile company in Kazakhstan. The company manufactures and sells cars for personal use and business, contributes to the development of urban mobility, equipping the country with public and specialized transport. The production is based in the city of Kostanay. This is the first plant in Kazakhstan that meets all the requirements of modern industrial production. The company is the official manufacturer, distributor and partner in Kazakhstan of the Chevrolet, Kia, JAC and LADA car brands. During the distribution period, we managed to bring the Chevrolet brand to a leading position in sales among new cars in the country, increasing the share by 4 times. After the Kia brand joined the Allur portfolio in 2021, sales increased by more than a third, setting a brand record over the past five years, and growth continues in 2022. There are 8 of our own dealerships in Astana and Almaty, where cars of our production are available for purchase, and since 2009 we have been the official dealer of the Mitsubishi brand in Almaty.


Orbis Auto

The automotive division of the Orbis Kazakhstan Group of companies, one of the leaders of the country's automotive retail. It was founded on September 28, 2012. The Orbis Auto dealer network has 29 car centers in the Republic of Kazakhstan. The coverage area of the group includes 12 cities in the Republic of Kazakhstan: Nur Sultan, Almaty, Kostanay, Aktau, Karaganda, Atyrau, Uralsk, Pavlodar, Shymkent, Taraz, Zhanaozen, Aktobe.


Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ)

The largest operator of the mainline railway network in Kazakhstan. Full name — Joint Stock Company "National Company "Kazakhstan Temir Zholy"". KTZ's main office is in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. The major industrial projects implemented by KTZ include two transit highways of strategic importance (Khorgos — Zhetygen and Uzen — the state border with Turkmenistan) and four large machine-building enterprises (locomotive assembly plant, electric locomotive assembly plant in Astana, passenger car production plant in Astana and freight car assembly plant in Ekibastuz).

NC KTZ JSC has been reorganized from a railway company into a transport and logistics holding company with the task of developing Kazakhstan's transit potential and global infrastructure integration, continues to modernize transport assets, participates in the institutional development of international transport corridors and the elimination of impassable physical barriers to transport.


Almaty KAMAZ Automobile Center

The official dealer of KAMAZ PJSC for the sale of original spare parts in the Republic of Kazakhstan.


JSC Semey Engineering

The specialized enterprise that produces a full range of works and services for the overhaul and modernization of armored vehicles, manufactures conversion equipment and civilian equipment. All necessary licenses and certificates are available for the organization of production.

Main activity: • development, production, repair, maintenance and sale of defense and civilian products.

JSC Semey Engineering is an enterprise that specializes in the following areas:

  • Repair of armored vehicles
  • Conversion work
  • Modernization of BTW

The main activities of the company are:

1. Major, medium, and routine repairs :

  • infantry fighting vehicles BMP-1 and BMP-2;
  • BTR-60, BTR-70 and BTR-80 armored personnel carriers;
  • repair of T-72 and T-62 tanks;
  • combat reconnaissance and amphibious vehicle BRDM-2;
  • small lightly armored tractor MTLB.

2. Modernization of T-72 tanks.

3. Overhaul of engines (UTD-20,B-54, B-46, B-55, B-59U).

4. Manufacture of conversion equipment based on military and military engineering equipment.



The full-cycle production, has its own design bureau and is located on the territory of the PIT Alatau SEZ. Having our own design bureau allows us to solve problems related to the development of innovative products.


Locomotive Kurastyru Zauyty

Was created as part of the implementation of the State Program "Accelerated Industrial and Innovative Development of Kazakhstan". The only plant in Kazakhstan for the production of diesel locomotives of the new generation of the Evolution series.

To date, the Joint-Stock Company "Locomotive kurastyru zauyty" produces 3 types of products, these are: the mainline freight locomotive of the TE33AS series, the mainline passenger locomotive of the TEP33A series, the shunting locomotive of the TEM11A series.


The goals of the industrial practice are to, through the direct participation of the student in the activities of the production (design, research) organization:

  • consolidate the theoretical knowledge gained during classroom classes at the university in the disciplines of the professional cycle in the learning process;

  • acquire and develop professional skills and abilities;

  • to join the social environment of the organization in order to acquire the social and personal competencies necessary to work in a professional environment.

The objectives of the production practice are to familiarize with the professional activities of the enterprise (organization) in which the practice is conducted.

In accordance with the types and objectives of professional activity, practice may consist in: familiarization with the technical characteristics and design of equipment and assessment of its compliance with the modern world level of technology and technology development; study of technical and design documentation and design methods; study of promising methods of equipment maintenance; personal participation in the process of maintenance, measurements and control of basic parameters equipment, interaction of all technical services of the facility, labor protection and safety; preparation of materials for writing a master's thesis, etc.

Practice is a bridge between education and a future career, providing students with the opportunity to put their knowledge into practice and prepare for entry into a professional environment.

Upon completion of the internship, students provide the following documents:

  • Production Practice Report: A detailed review of the tasks, an analysis of the work carried out.

  • Diary: Recording daily activities, impressions and professional observations.

  • Agreement on the Organization and Conduct of Practice: A signed document approving the terms and conditions of the practice.

Upon completion of the internship, the student draws up a report describing the work done, the results achieved and the experience gained.

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