Pedagogical faculty was founded on the basis of the former “Pedagogical Institute named after Sadriddin Aini”, entitled "Pre-School Education and Primary Education Technique" in 1966. In 1992, the Pedagogical Institute joined to Samarkand State University.
the following Bachelor's, Master's and PhD degrees programs are prepared at the faculty.
Bachelor’s degree program:
5111700 - Primary education and sports education.
5210200 - Psychology.
Master's Degree program:
5A110901 - The Theory and History of Pedagogy.
PhD program: 13.00.01 - Theory and History of Pedagogy.
Currently, there are 3 chairs the faculty: "Pedagogics", "Psychology", "Methods of elementary education", where about 70 professors and teachers are teaching. In particular, There are 1 Doctor of science, 12 candidates of sciences at the faculty.
Under each of these chairs: "Zakovat", "Inside", “Muzokaro” clubs and "Young Pedagogues", "Young Psychologists", "Live Words", "Young Rainbow Leader", "School of Master", Studio of Youth Creativity Theater” and 14 different clubs and special courses are organized to increase the students interest and creative in science.
The teaching staff of Pedagogical Faculty is established scientific relationships between higher education institutions and research centers like: Moscow State Pedagogical University, the Department of "Pedagogy" of Dushanbe State Pedagogical University, the Faculty of Industrial Pedagogy of Bryansk State Pedagogical Institute, Pedagogy Department of the Khujand State University, the International University of Azerbaijan and other CIS countries.
The Faculty of Pedagogy provides with gifted and talented specialist psychologists and teachers of primary education of the republic.