Faculty of Computer Science and Technology was organized in 1931. It was the first in department the country for teaching in the areas related to computer equipment, software, information systems and technology, computer security.
It is the largest faculty of the University, preparing IT specialists corresponding to the world standards.
There are bachelor, master and postgraduate courses.
The main objective of scientific researches of the facuty is concentration of potential of research and educational personnel in creation of technologies of new knowledge generation and their commercialization in the advanced enterprises and companies of Russia. Among priority directions of scientific researches at the faculty are artificial neural networks in control systems and digital information processing, management in structurally difficult dynamic systems, management and diagnostics on the basis of neuro – fuzzy technologies, recognition of images and processing of images and many others.
Scientists of the faculty with LETI’s strategic partners accomplish actual research and original applied developments and numerous of them win the relevant national competitions and receive state support. Among the most significant of such developments is the integrated project "Creation of hi-tech production of hydroacoustic stations for the prevention of emergency situations at oil and gas production platforms in ice conditions".