The Faculty of Science and Technology was created by the order of the rector in 2020 as a new faculty from the Faculty of «Pedagogics». Earlier, in 2013, the pedagogical faculty trained specialists in all pedagogical specialties. Since the 2020-21 academic year, the new faculty has started work in the direction of preparing programs in the pedagogy of natural and fundamental sciences and computer science specialties. In 1996, Aktau branch of the Atyrau Pedagogical Institute together with the Aktau Polytechnic Institute was established Aktau University named after Sh. Yessenov.
One of the Faculty of Science and Technology principles is continuous learning, professional development, and global engagement. Based on the same principle, they are turning any student into a full-fledged, in-demand specialist, ready to work in pedagogy and the IT industry.