Chair of PE has been established as an independent chair in 1989. The first Head of the Chair was USSR Master of Sport Grinyuk Larisa Semyonovna. From 2001 up to 2008 chair has been maintained by Honored Worker of Culture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Honored coach of the Kazakh SSR, USSR Excellence enlightenment, the two-time Asian champion in athletics veterans Turskeldin Sailau Altynbaevich.
Over the years, worked at the department leading specialists of Physical Education and Sports of Kazakhstan: Goranko Mikhail Ivanovich – professor, Abdraimov Nursultan Ismailovich, Nurmanov Ramazan Nurmanovich – two-time winner of the Cup of the USSR.
At the moment Head of the Chair Mashkova Valentina Leonidovna. Works in Almaty Technological University since 1991.