Consistently ranked as one of Russia’s top universities, National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) is a leader in Russian education and one of the preeminent economics and social sciences universities in Eastern Europe and Eurasia. HSE is ranked among top 100 institutions worldwide in Politics & International Studies, Sociology, Economics & Econometrics in the QS – World University Rankings by Subject. HSE supports strategic partnerships with international organizations and networks including the OECD, G20, UNESCO, BRICS, and UNIDO. It hosts over 100 faculties from 25 countries and incorporates more than 30 international laboratories headed by leading foreign scholars.
Kazan Federal University is an acknowledged center of academic excellence engaged in various forms of international cooperation. The University has more than 300 cooperation agreements with partners from 64 countries. It is a member of 15 International Academic Associations.
The University has 150 world-class research laboratories (OpenLabs). It is involved in 71 international projects. Over the past years the University hosted 162 international scientific conferences and seminars with more than 1,400 international participants.