Folk art
Dean of the faculty:
Axmedova Oygul Muxammataliyevna

Office hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 03.00-05.00p.m.

(+99871) 230-28-47
Chairs of the faculty:
  • The chair “National singing art”
  • The chair “Folklore and Ethnography”
  • The chair “Instrumental performing art”
  • The chair “Organizing and management of cultural and art establishments”
  • The chair “Informatics and natural sciences”
  • The chair “Pedagogy and psychology”
  • The chair “Musical theoretical sciences”
  • The chair “Languages and Literature”.
A brief history of the faculty:

The faculty “People`s Folk Art” was founded in accordance with the Decree №1771, of the first President of the Republic of Uzbekistan I.A.Karimov, “On founding Uzbekistan State Institute of Arts and Culture”, 4June, 2012.

The faculty works on the base of the Constitution of Uzbekistan, “The Law on the system of Education”, “National program on preparing personnel”, decrees and resolutions of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on improving the quality of education, decrees and resolutions of the Cabinet of Ministry and Oliy Madjlis, five priorities on development of the Republic Uzbekistan in accordance with Strategy of movements for the years of 2017-2021, the program on complex development of Higher Educational system in 2017-2021, as well as fundamental documents from higher establishments and Regulations of the faculty.

The faculty “People`s Folk Art” prepares prominent art and culture specialists for our country. The faculty involves the following functions:

  • preparing experienced specialists in the modern requirements of art and culture, keeping and developing national folk traditions, being available modern inno-vative technological methods;

  • developing artistic creative skills on the base of national and general traditions with their peculiarities, keeping and developing cultural spiritual richness, cultural his-torical heritage of our ancestors;

  • providing the education with modern forms and innovative informational communicative technologies, using widely the electronic informational technologies, for instance, the Internet;

  • upbringing spiritually high rich young generation in the spirit of loyalty to the country and national idea.

List of Bachelor educational directions:
  • 5151600- People`s folk art: folk songs and dancing, folklore and ethnography, directing of instrumental collectives, directing of vocal collectives;
  • 5151700- Organizing and management of art and culture establishments;
  • 5610400- Social cultural work;
  • 5350600- Library and information activity.
List of Masters` specialties:
  • 5A151601-People`s folk art (songs and dances),
  • 5A151601- People`s folk art (folklore and ethnography),
  • 5A151601- People`s folk art (directing of instrumental collectives),
  • 5A151701- Art and culture management
The teaching staff of the faculty:

The teaching staff of the faculty includes well-known scientists, art masters and prominent specialists of the republic. 12 professors, 25 dotsents, 35 senior teachers, 34 teachers are working for the faculty.For instance, Honoured artist of Uzbekistan, professor Djura Shukurov, People`s folk singers OrolmirzoSafarov, Beknazar Dustmuradov, Honoured artists of Uzbekistan O`lmasRasulov, Akhmadjon Dadaev, RustamAbdullaev, Dilmurod Usmonov, Erkin Rakhimov, doctor of sociology, professor Mansur Bekmurodov, Abdusalom Umarov, doctor of philosophy, professor SayoraTo`ychieva, doctor of art sciences, professor Oq`ilhon Ibrohimov, doctor of philology sciences Jappor Eshoqulov, doctor of history, professor Adhamdjon Ashirov, professors Karimjon Azizov, Q`odir Mirzaev, O`razali Toshmatov, Sobir Jumaev, Tohir Yuldashev, dotsentsSevar Malikova, Olga Vasilchenko, Mirmuhsin Kadirov, Sobir Turatov, Mansur Mamirov, Oygul Akhmedova, Khamza Shodiev, Azamat Khaydarov, Vakhobjon Rustamov, ManzuraYuldasheva, Dilafruz Yusupalieva, Zebo Kasimova, Antonina Kosheleva, Musallam Abdufabbarova, Aziz Khotamov, Shoira Ramazanova, Khamdamjon Ismoilov, Sevara Makhmudova, Guzalkhon Isakova, Bekenbauer Reimov, winners of republican and foreign contests Komiljon Shermatov, Yusuf Vakhidov, Zulfiya Mo`minova, Khurshid Beknazarov, Ayap Otegenov, Gulzoda Khudoynazarova, O`ktamRasulov and other specialists.

Uzbek people`s favourite professional artists F.Zakirov, O.Otajonov, N.Abdullaeva, Sh.Sultanov, G`.Boytoev, M.Khalikov, O.Sultonov, O .Safarov, M.Azbmov, F.Salikhova, M.Tokhtasinov, K.Rakhmonov, N.Madrakhimova, Z.Madrakhimova, G.Aminova, R.Sultanova, G.Nizamova, B.Sultanov, Q`alandarbakhshi, Norboybakhfhi, Andrey Petrovetz, V.Baramikov, I.Farmonov, L.Moskalyova, A.Aliev, A.Kasimov, A.G`aniev, S.Muminov, A.Sanaev, D.Ubaydullaev, T.Jabborov, Y.Muminov, Q`.Madaliev are fully connected with the work of the faculty.

Scientific projects:

The faculty carries on the following practical projects for 2015-2017:

  • “Scientific analyses of cultural and people`s vocational centres modern fuction” lead by professor M.Bekmurodov;

  • “Implementing knowledge and traditions of intangible cultural heritage belonging to nature and space into the educational system” lead by O.Akhmedova;

  • “Intangible cultural heritage and the art of Uzbek folklore performance” lead by S.N.Yuldasheva.

International cooperation:

The faculty has established a cooperation with Chelyabinsk State Institute of culture and art, Kazan state Institute of culture.

Cooperation with enterprises and organizations:

The faculty cooperates with The Institute of Art, Republican scientific methodical centre on organizing cultural establishments work, Scientific practical centre of national idea and ideology, Creative Union of the Uzbek artistic collectives, National University of Uzbekistan, Tashkent State Pedagogical University, Uzbekistan State Conservatory and Tashkent Region pedagogical college.

Talented students:

At present ensembles and several scientific creative clubs are functioning, such as, folklore ethnographic ensemble ‘Chashma”, the ensemble of folk songs and dances “Saykal”, the ensemble of national instruments “Fayzinur”, “Dutorchikizlar”. For a long time the artistic collectives of the faculty are actively participating in republican, international and home festival and contests.

Very many talented students are studying at the faculty. They are: the prize-winners of the state award “Zulfiya” Malikabonu Narzullaeva, Veronika Volodina, prize-winner of “Nikhol” Dilshod Karimov, prize-winners of different republican and international contests Nargiza Sagdullaeva, Muhriddin Nuriddinov.

The faculty provides all necessary conditions in accordance with state educational requirements for the students studying here.