Department of Information Security

Head of Information Security Department

colonel

Kozhakhmetov Kainarbek Baltabaevich

The Department of Information Security of the Faculty of Air Defense Forces and Information Systems Security of the National Defense University named after the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy was formed in 2017 in accordance with the decision of the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In the same year, the first set of undergraduates was carried out.

Undergraduates are trained in the specialty “Cybersecurity and information security systems in military affairs”. The form of study is full–time.

The Department trains specialists with relevant knowledge and skills in the organization and implementation of measures to protect state secrets and information security of operational-strategic, operational-territorial and operational-tactical military management bodies of the Armed Forces, other troops and military formations of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The main tasks of the department:

  1. Training of qualified specialists with the necessary knowledge, skills, and skills in the field of protection of state secrets and information security in any conditions of military activity.
  2. Conducting scientific research aimed at improving the system of protection of state secrets and information (cyber) security in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
  3. Coordination of activities for the development and release of specialized educational and teaching materials for use in the educational activities of military educational institutions.