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.
KIU is a family, united students from 47 regions of Russia and 12 countries of the world. In an atmosphere of friendship and unity we study, implement joint projects and create future of our university!
In the frameworks of an international cooperation the master-class “Project management” was conducted by one of the most famous and qualified business-trainer, Director on international projects of Folkuniversitetet in Uppsala (Sweden) Ali Rashidi for Bachelor and Master degree students of KIU.
On the 13th and 14th of October Ulyanovsk State Agrarian University named after P.A. Stolypin hosted the international festival “Intercultural communication is that what unites us” for international students that study at Russian Universities.
Kazan gleefully met young professionals of Tatarstan, who became winners and prize-winners of the European Professional Skills Championship, which took place in Budapest. Among these winners is our student Karina Khaleyeva, who won in the competence “Entrepreneurship”.
This week the victorious National team of the WorldSkills from Tatarstan came home. A team list includes the student of KIU Karina Khaleyeva, who took the 1st place on the competence “Entrepreneurship”.
A lecture on a topic “Future of the world trade system and international trade law” of the invited law Professor of Harz University (Berlin, Germany), Frank Altemoeller, took place at KIU for students of the faculty of law and economics.
In the framework of events for adaptation of foreign students, studying on the preparatory department at KIU, the lingvo-historical lecture on a topic “Russian History” took place. Teachers of the Russian language and Linguistics Department and staff of the International Department introduced foreign students with the main and the most important events of rich Russian history.
Students of the preparatory department of KIU took the victorious second place in the competition among students of all faculties of KIU. Annually the Faculty of Service, Tourism and Food Service Management organizes different trials for students such as assembling kayaks, setting up a tent, kindling a fire, tying sea knots and much more.