HISTORY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY AND SOILSCINCE
In 1990 Karakalpak State University on the basis of the Department of Zoology was organized by the Department of “Ecology and Nature science”, which was headed until 2000 by Ph.D., docent M. Karabekov. From 2000 to 2007 the department was headed by Ph.D., docent A.Saparov.
In February 2007, the Department of Ecology and Physiology was established on the basis of the Department of Anatomy and Physiology and Ecology and Nature scince, which was headed by professor A. Matchanov.
In the period 2010-2013 the department was headed by Ph.D., docent A.T. Esimbetov.
Since 2013, the department was headed by Ph.D., docent Ya.Ametov.
In 2015, the Department of Ecology and Soil Science was established. Currently, the department is headed by Ph.D., docent Ya.Ametov.
The department prepares personnel in the direction of bachelor in the following specialties: 5630100 –Ecology and environmental protection, 5141000- Soil science, 5111000- Professional education (5630100- Ecology and environmental protection (by industry and)) 5111000- Professional education (5410100- Agorochemistry and soil scince), as well as in the direction of the master 5A630102 – Ecology.