The Department was established on 2004-2005 under the name of Computer Systems to keep up with the developments in the field of computer science. In 2012 the name was changed to Information Technology. Since its inception, the department was supervised by Erbil Foundation of Technical Education before to be affiliated to Duhok Polytechnic University in 2013. From the year 2006 till now, the department has been able to produce a large number of academically qualified graduates that have the Diploma degree. The running of the department has been the responsibility of a succession of deans who deserve all over thanks and gratitude for their relentless efforts in modernizing all present aspects of the department.
The mission of this department is to provide the proficient students in this field to suit the modern profession requirements for the various major of information technology with the different sections, and to develop analytical abilities and technical skills, and also to develop their abilities in the section of applications programming ability.
The most important point in the Information Technology Department is to improving the practical skills in each subject in the lab and also improving system requirements. The department has a full imagination for the future through providing the necessary infrastructure to assist government and private enterprises and then to push them toward a high degree of qualification and quality.
- The Department aims to educate students and equip them with values, knowledge and life skills needed to enrich their lives and enable them to meaningfully contribute to the progress of society.
- Give students the knowledge and skills needed in the field IT.
- Associating students and work with companies when they research and train.