B.T. Zhumagulov was appointed a member of the Senate by the Decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
He was born on August 18, 1953; Kazakh; has a university degree. He graduated from Kirov Kazakh State University and Higher School of Law "Adіlet". He is a mathematician, lawyer, doctor of technical sciences, professor and a member of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan. He served as the acting Chairman, First Deputy Chairman of the Nur Otan Party, Deputy Chairman of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Rector of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University and Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
He was awarded "Parasat" and "Dostyk" 2nd class orders, he is an Honored Worker of Kazakhstan (Qazaqstan Enbek Sinirgen Qairatkeri), laureate of the State Prize of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of science, technology and education.