Scientific and research institute of legal policy and constitutional legislation was created in 2012 as a part of the Academy of fundamental and applied sciences of KAZGUU named after academician Salyk Zimanov. The director of the Institute – Doctor of Laws, professor Udartsev F. Sergey.
The main goal of the Institute is to monitor trends in fundamental and applied scientific researches in the field of legal policy, theory of State and law, constitutional legislation. Research of the legal maintenance of social and political modernization, development of system of Law, state and its authoritative bodies, political and legal issues of sustainable development of society, the analysis of legal policy and main trends of efficacy of implementation of legal policy, constitutional legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan are considered under the main directions in which the activity of the Institute is carried out.
Scientific and research institute of legal policy and constitutional legislation participates in competition for grants for fundamental research issued by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Members of SRI regularly publish articles in national and international journals, participate in conferences, round-tables and etc.
In 2012-2013, SRI of legal policy and constitutional legislation organized the round-table, the theme “Current issues of legal policy under social modernization, implementation of constitutional rights of citizens in social sphere”. SRI in cooperation with the department of theory and history of state law and constitutional law organized a conference “Current issues of state and law”. Alongside this, the SRI participated in the publication of the joint Russian-Kazakh compendium “Scientific researches” as well as the international compendium of articles which comprised the works of researchers in the field from more than 11 countries from all around the world, published on February 2013, Moscow-Astana-Kropotkin.