Faculty of law

Address: Ch.Abdirov st. 1, Nukus city, Republic of Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan, 230112

Phone: +998 (61) 223-58-32

E-mail: yurfak_karsu@mail.ru


Dean of the faculty:

Kutibaeva Elizaveta

Doctor of the Science of Law, professor

61 223 58 32  
Reception days: Tuesday, Friday, from 09.00 till 13.00



Deputy Dean :

Tleumuratov Mambetbay

E-mail: mttleumuratov@gmail.com

Reception days: Every day except Sunday, from 09:00 till 13:00


Deputy Dean for work with young people:

Abdreymov Yusupbay

E-mail: abdreymov79@mail.ru

Reception days: Every day except Sunday, from 14.00 till 18:00

Deputy Dean:

Reymbaev Abdulla

E-mail: reymbaev.qmu@gmail.com

Reception days: Every day except Sunday, from 14.00 till 18:00


History of the faculty

  • In the 1977-1978 academic year, the Department of Law was opened within the Faculty of History and Geography. In the same year, 50 students were admitted. The training was conducted by leading legal scholars and practitioners: candidates of legal sciences A. Dauletov, N. Abdullaev, U. Nurmashov, Sh. Khalikov, M. Khakimov, as well as I. Nuratdinov, K. Umarova, R. Aytmuratova, E. Qutibaeva, J. Niyozov, B. Matmuratov, G. Yuldasheva.
  • In 1993, the Faculty of Law was established.
  • In 1996, the Faculty of Law was merged with the Faculty of History to form the Faculty of Law and History.
  • In the 1999-2000 academic year, “Civil law, family law; civil process; A master’s degree in “Private International Law” was opened.
  • In 2003, the Faculty of Law was reorganized, which includes 4 departments: Public Law and Administration; civil law; criminal law, procedural and forensic examination; commercial law.
  • In 2011, the Faculty of History and Law was established on the basis of the Faculty of Law and History.
  • In 2014, a doctorate was opened at the Department of Law
  • In 2019, the Faculty of Law was reorganized.

From 1977 to 2019 the deans of the faculty were K. Sariboev, B. Shamambetov, M. Torebekov, B. Matmuratov, J. Khakimniyazov, E. Kutybaeva, A. Allamuratov, F. Kutlimuratov. Since 2019, the dean of the faculty is Honored Scientist of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, member of the Committee for Constitutional Control of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, Doctor of Law, Professor E.Qutibaeva.

Faculty departments:

  1. Department of Human Rights, Public Law and Administration;
  2. Department of Criminal Law and Civil Law;
  3. Department of National Ideology, Fundamentals of Spirituality and Legal Education.

Education system:

Undergraduate majors:

  1. 5240100 – Jurisprudence (by type of activity);
  2. 5111600 – National Idea, Fundamentals of Spirituality and Legal Education.


Master’s specialties:

1.5A240108 – Public Administration Law;

2.5A240118 – Law and Business;

3.5A240116 – Theory and practice of application of criminal law;

4.5A111600-Methods of teaching social sciences and humanities (basics of spirituality);

  1. 70420101- Lawyer activity.

Doctoral specialties:

  1. 12.00.01 – Theory and history of state and law. History of legal doctrines;
  2. 12.00.02 – Constitutional law. Administrative law. Financial and customs law;
  3. 12.00.03 – Civil law. Business law. Family law. Private international law;
  4. 12.00.08 – Criminal law. Crime prevention. Criminology. Criminal law is a procedural law.

Teaching staff:

Scientific and teaching activities at the departments are 44 teachers (key staff) and 34 part-time workers, including 6 doctors of science: Professor E. Qutibaeva, K. Umarova, Z. Reimova, R. Matkurbanov, A. Bayrieva, K. Babanazarov; 21 Doctors (PhD) and Candidates of Sciences – dotc. Nazhimov M., dotc. K. Seitnazarov, dotc. Daumenov B., dotc. B.Matmuratov, S. Utemuratova, M.Utepbergenov, dotc.  Nizamatdinov K., dotc.  Kutlimuratov F., dotc.  Sh. Shamshetov, dotc.  I. Matchanov, T. Fayzullaeva, dotc. Zh. Sagyndykov, T. Kallibekov, Zh. Ermashev, S. Dauletmuratov, Kh. Kabulov, G. Berdimuratova, G. Yangiev, A. Alliyarov, I. Zhollybekova, R. Reimov.


Research activities

        All scientific potential of the Republic of Karakalpakstan in the field of law is involved to ensure quality education and training of scientific and pedagogical staff.

Scientific research is carried out in such important areas of legal science as the theory and history of state and law, constitutional, administrative, environmental, civil, criminal, economic, criminal procedure law and others.

Recent achievements in the field of training of scientific and pedagogical staff include the successful defense of dissertations for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in 2019 by doctoral students of the Department of Law A.Imatov and A.Jumanov, in 2021 by doctoral student G.Berdimuratova.

               Training of highly qualified personnel at the faculty is carried out through doctoral studies. To date, 7 teachers of the faculty are trained in doctoral studies.

International programs and projects

Prof. on the TEMPUS program. K.Umarova won a grant and established a Tuning Center on the basis of the faculty. The main goal of this center and the project is to improve the quality of education in Central Asian universities.

Under the leadership of Professor E.D Qutibaeva, research was expanded on the basis of the fundamental research project “Problems of expanding the functions of self-governing bodies in the system of public control (on the example of the Republic of Karakalpakstan).” powers of self-governing bodies in the system of public control.

The faculty is well organized to work with gifted students. There is a scientific society of students, within which scientific work is carried out, scientific circles operate in all departments. Every year scientific and theoretical conferences of young scientists, masters and gifted students are held.

The faculty has a legal clinic, the purpose of which is to provide free legal advice to legal entities and individuals. The work of the clinic is organized by faculty and students in the form of reception of citizens. Working in the clinic allows students to apply the theoretical knowledge acquired in practice.

The faculty has a training and laboratory complex on criminology. On the basis of the complex, practical and laboratory classes in forensic science and special disciplines are held.

To form the practical skills and abilities of students, a specialized auditorium was equipped – a training “Courtroom”. The purpose of the hall is to combine educational and scientific processes with practical training of lawyers.

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