At the Department of construction and construction materials science, an intellectual game «QUIZ TIME» was held in 320 classrooms, where students were able to use their knowledge from various fields: from culture and art to politics and sports. The game was organized by the curators of the Department Kadirova A. and Tazhibaeva D. it was attended by students of 1-3 courses of various specialties. The jury that evaluated the teams ‘ responses was pleased with the fact that the guys answered most of the questions correctly, although some of them caused a heated debate. At the end of the game, the winning teams were awarded sweet prizes. Thus, by participating in the intellectual games, students get the opportunity to increase their cultural capital, add to their knowledge base, and get an additional incentive to acquire knowledge independently.