On June 17-18, the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy together with the Higher College of Transport and Communications of Nur-Sultan with the support of the public association of students "For the future Kazakhstan" held an annual debate tournament among students of metropolitan colleges.

For two days, 34 teams from 16 colleges discussed relevant issues of the socio-political development of Kazakhstani society, competing in the ability to conduct a discussion - to think critically, search for and give arguments, question them, prove their point of view and offer ways to solve problems.

According to the results of the intellectual tournament, the places were distributed as follows:

I place - the team "Ult Ulandary" of the Higher College of the Eurasian Humanities Institute;

II place - the team “Forbes” of the Higher College of Trade and Economics;

III - the team “Talgo” of the Higher College of Transport and Communications.

Nurkhanym Ashirbek, a student of the Pedagogical College of Astana International University, was recognized as the best speaker.

The winners and judges of the tournament were awarded diplomas and memorable gifts.