Best Projects 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs.
STEP Computer Academy
Explain your project in details:
STEP Computer Academy teaches students in three areas of IT: 1.Software development 2.Computer Graphics and Design 3.Network Technologies and System Administration Professional Education you will receive is very different from conventional computer courses. In just 2.5 years, you will gain a solid theoretical basis and strong practical skills in your chosen specialty. Using professional tools, hands on practice in cutting edge projects with top-notch instructors, many students find they are ready to start working before graduation. Success of STEP Computer Academy is Based on the Following Principles: *Teachers real IT professionals *Use of advanced technologies in teaching *Modern education and unique methodology *Close integration with IT industry *Modern equipment and computers *Authorized methods of learning *The main goal success of the students Upon graduation, STEP students receive a STEP Computer Academy Diploma as well as international certificates from partner companies. STEP curriculum is developed and continuously updated by our leading industry experts. IT professionals from around the globe recognize our training material as one of the best in the industry. Awards and Recognitions The first prize at the International Olympiad Cisco First place in the international championship Golden Byte First place in the world's most prestigious championship Microsoft Imagine Cup First place in the international competition NetRiders TIME Magazine named EnableTalk, STEP students project, one of the 10 best inventions of the year alongside Google Glass, Curiosity Mars Rover and Tesla Model S electric vehicle. EnableTalk is a touch glove that translates sign language into speech. It was created by four Ukrainian STEP students in 2012. First branch of Academy in Kazakhstan was founded in 2013 in Nur-Sultan(Astana) then in 2015 we opened branch in Almaty and after year in Karaganda. Also in 2018 we opened our Kazakhstan branch of Academy in Uzbekistan in the city of Tashkent. Currently, the total number of students in Nur-Sultan, Almaty, Karaganda and Tashkent is 3,400 students.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
The activities of the STEP Academy perfectly intersect with the goals in the field of sustainable development. Goal 4: Quality Education Quality education is built on professional teachers. modern education and unique methodology. All Teachers real IT professionals. The process of their selection is unique: Seek experts in job market Exclude those who do not mind teaching Job interview To conduct trial lesson Interview with expert from Ukraine Coaching and training to teach In this way we we get expert teachers who really know how to teach. Our educational program is always relevant due to the fact that the methodologists update the program every year together with the expert teachers. Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth In the conditions of Kazakhstan's digitalization, we extremely need of IT specialists. Students of Academy get a job in the IT sphere after a year of study. More than half of the students are people who are 23 years old. That is, those who have studied, worked in their specialty, and came to STEP to relearn. Also in STEP comes a huge number of vacancies that are not able to close. It is safe to say that all graduates get a decent job with a salary above the average.
Sustainability and future plans
Future plans of Academy: Free of charge program to teach and train modern computer science teachers. College with a State license IT schools for children New products: X-lab, courses on business and on marketing New branches of Academy in Kazakhstan New branches of Academy abroad Sustainability of the project demonstrated growth of tax burden. All taxes: 54 984 000tg 2014-1 515600 tg 2015-1 871600 tg 2016-2 402100tg 2017-7 055900tg 2018-20680900tg 2019-21 457 900tg
Your profile as an entrepreneur
Rybkin Igor was born in 21th June in 1988 in Akmola region in Derzhavinsk city. Married, has a daughter. When he was student he opened his first sole proprietorship and earn first million tenge on web development. From 2010 to 2013 was student of IITU(International IT University) and graduated with Honours. Along with the study was Head of LLP MID KZ. Igor started activities with Computer Academy in 2013 and after 2 years later was opened second branch of Computer Academy in Almaty then in 2016 branch in Karaganda. In 2018 opened branch in Tashkent in Uzbekistan country. He is extremely ambitious and he choose entrepreneurship way cause he want to be independent. Igor motivated by great people like Nazarbayev, Galitsky and Ilon Mask. Goals are to be in Forbes Kazakhstan and live life so that it is not a shame to the future generation. Recieved Diploma from the Minister of Education for the contribution and development of education of the Republic of Kazakhstan