International Laboratory for Comparative Urban Studies is a joint project of the Kazan federal university and the University of Birmingham. Its primary goal is to provide a high-quality cross-disciplinary research on urban development challenges incl. life quality, urban environment and ecology, public health, culture and identity, in order to accelerate the welfare of urban residents and advance the urban management efficiency.
Centre would hold key positions and is an attractive Russian partner to cooperate with in applying for the grants of European program Horizon, European National research funding councils and Russian research fund, etc.
The key features of the Laboratory: