<b>Changes in the System of Higher Education in the New Uzbekistan</b> The article reflects on the existing problems in the higher education system of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the positive changes that have taken place in recent years as a result of measures aimed at developing this area. In particular, the analysis focuses on reforms aimed at realizing the aspirations of the country s youth to higher education. Republic of Uzbekistan, higher education system, decree, concept, limited quota 14-16 International Research Development and Scientific Excellence in Academic Life Special Issue Ismailov Ikromjon