Rector of the State Academy of Choreography of Uzbekistan

  • Reception days: Monday, Friday. 9:00 – 13:00
  • Phone: (+998 71) 215-56-98
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Shukhrat Makhmutovich Tokhtasimov was born on September 6, 1960 in Tashkent.
In 1978, he graduated from the Tashkent Choreographic School.
In 1980-1984 – he was a ballet dancer at the Alisher Navoi State Academic Bolshoi Theater.
In 1984-1988, he studied at the State Institute of Theater Arts in Moscow at the Faculty of Choreography, from which he graduated with a degree in teacher-choreographer.
In 2002, he was awarded the Shukhrat Medal.
In 2008-2010, he worked as the head of the department “Special Classical Dance”.
In 2011, he was the head of the Department of “Choreography”.
In 2012, he was appointed acting rector, and in 2015, by a resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan, he was confirmed as rector of the Tashkent State Higher School of National Dance and Choreography (from February 4, 2020 – the State Academy of Choreography of Uzbekistan).