Bachtiyor Saifullaev

Minister of Culture of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Honored Worker of Culture, PhD in Pedagogy, Professor.

Born on April 1, 1951 in Tashkent

1968–1972 - student of the Tashkent State Theatre and Art Institute

1972–1973 - Director of the Republican Youth Theatre

1973–1974 - military service

1975–2002 - Senior Lector, Associate Professor, Head of the Department, Associate Dean, Dean of the Faculty in the Kadyri Tashkent State Institute of Culture

1984–1987 - Ph.D. candidate in the Leningrad State Institute of Culture

2002–2005 - Rector of the Tashkent State Institute of Arts named after Mannon Uygur

2005–2012 - First Deputy Minister for Cultural Affairs and Sports of the Republic of Uzbekistan

2012–2017 - Rector of the Uzbekistan State Institute of Arts and Culture

2017–present day - Minister of Culture of the Republic of Uzbekistan