The division was created in 1994 as a department of Computer science and computing. In 2015, it was transformed into the department of Information technology.
Over the years, the department was headed by T.Jabbarov, K.Abdusagatov, doctor of technical sciences, professor M.Yakubov, candidate of physical and mathematical sciences I.Karimov.
The Department of Information technologies as a general education department is a structural unit of the Academy.
At the department for the full-time cadets are taught the sciences “Information technology in the internal affairs bodies”, “Basics of information security”, for the listeners of the faculty of leadership training - the discipline “Information technologies in management”. The studies of the department are conducted using modern pedagogical technologies, multimedia and interactive teaching devices. The staff pays special attention to conducting research on current topics and providing the learning process with the necessary literature.
In recent years, the department’s fund has been replenished with dozens of new textbooks and teaching aids, including “Informatics”, “Information technologies”, “Information Technologies in the Activities of Internal Affairs Bodies”, “Organizing the management through Information Technologies”, “Basics of information security”, “Creating diagrams in Microsoft Excel”, “Fundamentals of Information Technologies”, “Features of Microsoft Word in creating complexly structured documents”, “Working with graphic drawings in Photoshop”, “Practically on the basics of information security exercise”.