KIU (IEML) is one of the biggest private higher education institutions in Russia which provides training according to international standards. Our experienced professors, academic experts and professional support staff are committed to giving you an educational experience that will set you up for life.
Great job prospects
Your degree studies will provide you with academic knowledge, practical skills and experience that employers look for, giving you the best chances of career success.
Custom-designed programs for international students
In our Russian Language Preparatory Department we train our students to help them enter to any Russian university. Students from all over the world learn the language in friendly international atmosphere, live in well-equipped accommodation and enjoy the variety of extracurricular activities.
More than just education
KIU (IEML) offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, such as sports clubs (football, basketball, volleyball) dancing teams, vocal studio, modeling school, comedy show, student pop sketch, cheerleading team, tourist club – students have an opportunity to unleash their potential in many fields.
KIU (IEML) is located in the historical center of Kazan. Aside from the incredible sightseeing, Kazan is known for its technological and scientific universities; thus, there are lots of students living in the city. There is no shortage of bars, clubs, and affordable restaurants for you to enjoy during your stay.
See for yourself
To get a firsthand experience of what it is like studying at one of the biggest private universities in Russia check out our video.
For several years KIU has been steadily preparing WorldSkills champions. This year was not an exception. We have prepared several winners and medalists of the National Final of the Championship "Young Professionals" (WorldSkills Russia). Our graduate student Karina Khaleeva, the best in Europe in terms of competence "Entrepreneurship", was also awarded a high award. The awarding ceremony was held in the Kremlin Representative Corps.
The biggest day of tourism in history of the University was held today on the territory of new sports complex! One day the campus has become a real tourist destination - an oasis with bright locations, contests, workshops, national treats and the atmosphere of real hiking tourism.
In September, international students from Italy, Colombia, Bolivia and Venezuela went on an interesting excursion to the Ancient Bolgar. The trip was planned as part of the historical, cultural and language education of foreign students. During the tour, students were accompanied by tutors and teachers who helped students practice the Russian language and learn a lot about the region in which they study.
Students of the Faculty of Service, Tourism and Food Service Management Lilia Sibgatullina and Yaroslav Chernov have taken the first place! They were confident and successfully performed in this competition.
The community of winners of the "Leaders of Russia" competition declared the student of the law faculty Maria Nikolaeva and the student of the faculty of management and engineering business Aliya Giniatullina the best in Russia.