Faculty of Information technology
A faculty of Information technology was opened at al-Farabi KazNU on 15 January 2018. This is the imperative of our time. The Message Of The President Of Kazakhstan N.A.Nazarbayev on the implementation of the program "Digital Kazakhstan", in which the lion's share is devoted to the digitalization of Kazakhstan, in particular to increase the number of graduates trained in information technology, artificial intelligence and big data. Kazakhstan adopted the State program "Digital Kazakhstan", in which the basic idea is the development and application of Information technologies in all spheres of life. In this regard, a new Department of Artificial intelligence and Big Data were opened at the new faculty.
The faculty's mission it is to prepare highly qualified specialists of the world level for the dynamically developing IT sector of the national economy. The strategic goal of establishing a new faculty is to create a scientific and educational center, making a significant contribution to national and world educational space in the field of training of it specialists based on the needs of the modern market of IT sphere and the requirements of professional and educational standards.
Dean of faculty of "Information technologies" professor Urmashev Baydaulet