The department was established in September 2011 as a producing department for bachelors and masters in the specialty 7.05020202 – computer-integrated technological processes and production. Now this is specialty 151. The first head of the department was Candidate of Technical Sciences, Associate Professor A.M. Tigarev. From 2012 to 2015 the department was headed by Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor I.P. Panfilov. Now the department is headed by Doctor of Technical Sciences, Associate Professor Yu.V. Fleyta.