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Kazan Federal University

Founded 05 November 1804
Adress: 18 Kremlyovskaya street, Kazan, Russian Federation
Official Website: eng.kpfu.ru/
Kazan Federal University
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Kazan Federal University
Kazan Federal University
Full title: Federal State Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Education “Kazan (Volga Region) Federal University”

Established in: 1804

Rector: Lenar Safin

Kazan University is engaged in various forms of international cooperation with 245 partners from 58 countries.
KFU’s academic profile

Over 52,000 students enrolled in all types of programs
About 11,500 international students from 101 countries
Over 8,000 employees, including over 4,000 teaching and research staff
18 educational units in the central campus, 3 territorial campuses, 3 secondary schools
KFU’s research and academic infrastructure

Nikolay Lobachevsky Scientific Library with over 5 million storage units, including 150,000 old and rare units
University Clinic with 836 beds and over 40,000 serviced district residents
10 Museums
Student campus (Universiade Village Dorm Complex) for 13,000 people
11 sports and cultural facilities

KFU in World Rankings

U. S. News Best Global Universities 2023 – 860
Moscow International University Ranking – 301-350
Round University Ranking 2022 – 250
QS World University Rankings 2023 – 322

KFU in Regional Rankings

National Aggregate Ranking of Universities – Top 25 (Premier League)
RAEX (Russia) National University Rankings 2023 – 20
Interfax (Russia) National University Rankings 2023 – 8

KFU in QS Rankings by Subject

Petroleum Engineering – 40
Education – 101-150
Linguistics – 151-200
English Language and Literature – 151-200
Modern Languages – 201-250
Pharmacy and Pharmacology – 251-300
Mathematics – 301-350
Economics and Econometrics – 301-350
Chemical Engineering – 301-350
Arts and Humanities – 330
Natural Sciences – 334
Physics and Astronomy – 351-400
Biological Sciences – 351-400
Social Sciences and Management – 401-450
Chemistry – 401-450
Engineering and Technology – 401-450
Medicine – 551-600
Computer Science – 551-600

KFU in RAEX Russia National Subject Rankings 2023

Geography – 3
Biology – 4
Teacher Education – 3
Chemistry – 5
Environmental Studies – 9
Oil and Gas Industry – 5
Philology and Journalism – 8
Linguistics and Foreign Languages – 7
Geology – 9
Sociology – 6
Mathematics – 12
Law – 11
Psychology – 9
History and Archeology – 7
Management – 12
Political Science and International Relations – 12
Physics – 13
Economics – 14
Pharmacy – 15
IT – 17
Entry requirements
Entrance test
Gender restrictions
Distance learning

Asia Pacific Quality Network
Association for Teacher Education in Europe
Association of Asian Universities
Association of Language Testers in Europe
Association of MBAs
Association of Universities of Russia and Azerbaijan
Association to Advanced Collegiate Schools of Business
Baltic Management Development Association
BRICS Association of Gravity Astrophysics and Cosmology
BRICS Universities League
China-Russia Journalistic Education Union
Eastern European University Association
Euroasian Universities Association
Eurasian Universities Union
European Foundation for Management Development
European Law Faculties Association
International Association for Management Development in Dynamic Societies
International Association of Student Television
International Association of Volga-Yangtze Universities
IREG Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
International Study Association on Teachers and Teaching
PEMANDU Associates
Russian – Indian University Network
Silk Road Hi-tech Parks Alliance
Association of Institutions of Higher Education of the Russian Federation and Japan

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Tuition fees
Type of learning
Average cost/year
Type of learningMaster’s degree
Duration2 years
Average cost/year3 567 USD
Type of learningSpecialty
Duration4-5 years
Average cost/year4 700 USD
Type of learningPreparatory department
Average cost/year2 000 USD
Type of learningDoctoral degree
Duration3-4 years
Average cost/year USD
Type of learningBachelor’s degree
Duration4-5 years
Average cost/year4 700 USD
Admission steps
Master’s degree
01 March
Admission start
20 August
Admission deadline
01 March
Admission start
20 August
Admission deadline
Preparatory department
20 June
Admission start
15 September
Admission deadline
Bachelor’s degree
01 March
Admission start
20 August
Admission deadline
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