BOKHTAR STATE UNIVERSITY NAMED AFTER NOSIRI KHUSRAV
Bokhtar State University named after Nosiri Khusrav was founded on January 23, 1978, as a branch of the Dushanbe state pedagogical Institute named after T.G. Shevchenko, then (1992) The Institute was renamed into Kurgan-Tube State University named after Nosiri Khusrav.
At present, the Bokhtar State University named afteri Nosiri Khusrav is one of the main centers of university science in the Khatlon region and the republic in the field of fundamental and applied sciences. The university is known in the scientific community for its achievements in fundamental issues of mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology. University scientists carry out a large amount of research work on orders from industrial enterprises of the Khatlon region and the republic, actively participate in the implementation of targeted programs and projects of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan. The developments of the university scientists are effectively implemented at industrial enterprises of the Khatlon region and the whole Republic of Tajikistan. At the same time, significant attention is paid to innovation.
BSU named after Nosiri Khusrav provides great support to teachers, doctoral students in publishing textbooks, teaching aids and monographs. About 80 titles of books, teaching aids and other types of typographic material are published annually. The university publishes the scientific journal «Bulletin of the Bokhtar State University named afteri Nosiri Khusrav», as well as the weekly newspaper «Furug».
Students of the BSU named after Nosiri Khusrav regularly participate in republican, international student competitions, conferences, competitions of scientific works and exhibitions. For more than 10 years, students of BSU named after Nosiri Khusrav have regularly won prizes at republican Olympiads among students of higher educational institutions. Every year more than students receive personal scholarships from the President and the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan.
The international activities of Bokhtar State University named after Nosiri Khusrav are aimed at raising the status of the university in the higher education system of the Republic of Tajikistan and further integration into the world educational and scientific community. More than 229 foreign citizens from 3 countries of the near and far abroad study at the university. The University has concluded cooperation agreements with 24 universities in foreign countries. Bokhtar State University named after Nosiri Khusrav is a member of the International Association of Universities, the Eurasian Association of Universities. An important area of international cooperation of the university is the organization and development of networks of cultural and language centers with the support of foreign partner universities and foreign diplomatic missions in the Republic of Tajikistan, which allows students to get to know more about the culture and traditions of the studied countries, as well as improve language training. BSU named after Nosiri Khusrav takes an active part in programs and projects of the Interstate Fund for Humanitarian Cooperation, the European educational program TEMPUS, ERASMUS+ etc.
The university pays great attention to cultural and educational work. There is a sports club at the university, whose activities are aimed at strengthening the health of students and increasing sports achievements. Every year our students take pride of place at interuniversity, republican and international competitions.
The Levakand folk ensemble is considered the pride of the university. The ensemble has gained great fame not only in the region, but also in the republic.
Bokhtar State University named after Nosiri Khusrav is currently a dynamically developing higher educational institution, which has all the possibilities to implement the program for the modernization of higher education, to ensure high-quality training of specialists.