Kazan Federal University is one of the most prestigious Russian federal universities, the oldest classical multidisciplinary university that trains highly qualified specialists and conducts extensive scientific research. KFU is among the top three universities in Russia and the top twenty universities in the country.
The university trains specialists in various fields:
- Physics and mathematics
- Natural sciences
- Computer science and computer technology
- Automation and control
- Mineral mining
- Environmental protection
- Economics and management
- Education and pedagogy
- Humanities and social sciences
- Culture and art
- Service industry
KFU has almost 40 years of experience in teaching foreigners. The university is famous for its schools of mathematics, physics, biology, chemistry, and linguistics. In scientific research, KFU gives priority to development in pharmacology, biomedicine, geology, physics, chemistry, oil and gas, nano- and information technologies (IT), psychology and cultural studies, humanitarian, pedagogical and interdisciplinary applications.
KFU is a national research center with more than 30 scientific laboratories.
The university unites 15 institutes, 2 faculties, 2 higher schools and 2 branches in the nearest cities. The university trains specialists in various fields.