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Kazan Federal University, Kazan

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With some 50,000 students and 300 degree programs, Kazan Federal University ranks as one of the nation's leading research centers and is known as the birthplace of organic chemistry. Established in 1804, it's also the second-oldest Russian university. Notable personalities like Leo Tolstoy and Vladimir Lenin studied in its classrooms. The university library holds priceless 11th-century manuscripts of Arab philosophers and one of the world's most important bibliographical collections. You can obtain all the information about the university and its programs inside the building. If there's time, visit the on-site history museum. Put Kazan Federal University into our Kazan family vacation planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Kazan.
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  • You'd better have company when you walk there, or a proper GPS :) Streets are interesting but a bit complicated, a local company should be able to guide you through them. Nice walk, nice architecture.  more »
  • Kazan Federal University owns several buildings, but the most beautiful is the main building with the monument of Lenin across the street and the view of Kazan Kremlin in the horizon towards Kremlyevs...  more »
  • I went there at weekend, so it was closed except the courtyard. The main building is very Russia, with pic. of Lenin & CCCP on the top. The garden should be more beautiful in other season except winte...  more »
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  • Very comfortable environment. Has a feeling of tranquillity when you just sit in front of it
  • Best university in Russia
  • It is very nice university
  • Graduated in 1991. Loved that time and remember all my teachers and classmates. Wish to see sometimes.
  • I love my university!