Kazan Federal University

country rank  8
world rank  754

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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 Science and Higher Education 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 214 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

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

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

Size and Profile

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

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019