Past Events

Joint talk by Dr Paul Wordsworth and Dr Christopher Fort

Joint talk by Dr Paul Wordsworth and Dr Christopher Fort

Joint talk by Dr Paul Wordsworth and Dr Christopher Fort on Friday,17 January at the Uzbekistan Embassy…

Christmas Party

Christmas Party

BUS Annual Dinner at the University Women’s Club, Mayfair – co-sponsored by ‘Asmald Palace’ company from Kokand (Uzbekistan…

Master Class by Shirin Jalilova

Master Class by Shirin Jalilova

Invitation: Master Class by Shirin Jalilova, Performer of Traditional Uzbek Dances…

Talk on Traditional Ceramics of Uzbekistan

Talk on Traditional Ceramics of Uzbekistan

History and Contemporary Developments by Alisher Rakhimov, master ceramist from Uzbekistan…

BUS membership is open to all

Our current members include individual professionals in various fields, students and “interested members of the public”. We also offer academic and non-profit institutions membership to cultural and educational institutions and corporate membership to companies and corporations with business interests in the region. So join us and let us together…

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Higher Education in Uzbekistan

Higher Education in Uzbekistan

Education in Uzbekistan has a long history. During the medieval Islamic period important madrassas (Islamic colleges) where established in this area. These institutions continued to enjoy a reputation for excellence until the early modern period. Towards the end of the nineteenth century, under Tsarist rule, a number of Russian, and mixed ‘Russo-Native’ schools and colleges…