Kazan Federal University

country rank  7
world rank  761

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University Overview

Founded in 1804, Kazan Federal University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Kazan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Tatarstan Republic. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Naberezhnye Chelny, Zelenodolsk, Yelabuga. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Kazan Federal University (KFU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kazan Federal University (KFU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 213 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Russian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Казанский государственный университет
Acronym KFU
Founded 1804
Colours Navy blue and white

University Location

Address 18 Kremlyevskaya Street
Kazan (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
420008 Tatarstan Republic
T +7 (843) 292 7600
F +7 (843) 292 7418
Other locations Naberezhnye Chelny, Zelenodolsk, Yelabuga

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 18 Kremlyevskaya Street
Kazan 420008
+7 (843) 233 7430

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 3,000-3,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018