In 1986, “General Technical” faculty was the first, and most of the specialties that began the first intake of students were technical areas of the current Engineering Faculty.
Over the years, the faculty changed its name several times and was called Petrochemical, Engineering and Technical, Oil and Gas.
Faculty dean positions are held by Professor Tlepiev M.Sh., Zhanburshin E.T., Mukhmatuov E.S., Turashov A.S., Kuliev Yu.M., Dikhanov E.T., Nursultan O.S., Aitkulov A.O. , Zakenov S.T., Seydaliev A.A. and many others.
The first members of the faculty chairs were scientists and teachers Muhambetov G.M., Baspakov D.A., Ognev V., Gusmanova O.M., Sharipova G.N., Bizhanov B.S., Nurumova S.Zh., Kenzhetaev G.Zh. Kamalov N.K., Shunkarov O.Sh., Meyirova G.I., Kuljumyrov A., Amanniyazov K.N., Baimirov M.E., Karymsakova E.S. and others.