International Information Technology University (IITU) was created under Decree № 881 of Kazakhstan Government in April 2009. IITU aims to train a competitive younger generation of IT specialists who may be gainfully employed both by national and international organizations, contribute to the prosperity of the nation and ensure its full-fledged integration in the global community.
Since 2009 IITU has demonstrated significant growth, now it offers 28 bachelor, 5 master and 2 doctoral degree programs in the field of ICT, business and finance, radioengineering, electronic journalism. The programs are congruent with its mission, vision and strategy; they focus on recognized higher education fields of study, have sufficient content and length, are conducted at appropriate levels of quality, culminate in identified student outcomes.
It has a highly qualified teaching staff, consisting of well-known specialists in all university spheres, graduates of state program Bolashak. The students participate in internationally recognized competitions and contest, including on Cisco and Robototechnics. It has cooperation with 47 world universities including leading IT Universities in the world – Carnegie Mellon University (USA), KAIST (South Korea) and others.
The University operates in full compliance with RK laws, its Charter and internal regulations. Being young, dynamic, and creative, the University is making every effort to capitalize on its strengths and take the lead in the information technology and communication research and implementation across Kazakhstan and Central Asia. It is accredited institutionally by accreditation Agency ASIIN (Germany) up to 30.09.2023, 10 programs are accredited up to 30.09.2024.