The faculty of history, economics and rights was created on the base of Uralsk pedagogical university named after A.S. Pushkin on the 1 of September 1938.
Currently this faculty is one of the biggest faculties of the West Kazakhstan State University named after M. Utemisov.
The main mission of the faculty is the implementation of educational activities for training high quality specialists using educational Hi-tech and modern educational infrastructure in accordance with individual, society and government requirements.
There are 5 departments in the structure of the faculty: «The History of Kazakhstan», «The World history and socio-political disciplines», «Department of Legal Disciplines», «Economics and management», «Accounting and finance».
In faculty of history, economics and rights work 94 teachers, 7 of them are Doctors of Science, 48 teachers have PhDs, 3 candidates of economic sciences of the Russian Federation, 32 Masters of Science. The faculty implements students and Masters by retraining for the next educational baccalaureate and master’s programs: