About the Department
The department was formed in April 1992 and was called Computer science and Computer Engineering. The first head of the department was Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor Baymakhan Rysbek (1992-1998). In connection with the expansion of the department in 1996-2000, the department received a new name Mathematics and Computer science, and in 2000-2007 - Computer science. In 2007, according to the order on making changes to the structure of the university (No. 109, 24.08.2007), the name of the Department was renamed to the Department of Informatics and Applied Mathematics. In 1998-2001, the department was headed by Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor Eskaliev Murat, in 2001-2002 Candidate of Technical Sciences, Associate Professor Boribayev Bakhyt, in 2002-2005 Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor Kenesbaev Serik, in 2005-2020 Ph.D., professor Salgaraeva Gulnaz, from 2020 to the present, the programme leader of the department is master of Pedagogical Sciences, senior lecturer Iliyasova Gulayim.