Scholars of  the Unit of World Literature are members of  European Association of American Studies (EAAS). “Contemporary Russian and European Drama” is our joint project with the Institute of Slavic Studies of Justus Liebig University Giessen. We are in regular partnership with the Institute of British Studies and the Institute of German Language and Literature of Leipzig University. The professors of our section take part in annual projects of Oxford Russia Fond. Academic collaboration with the University of Durham is in process.

The Unit of Russian Literature is in regular partnership with a number of higher educational institutions of the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia, Switzerland (The University of Fribourg) and Germany (Justus Liebig University Giessen). An important part of the Unit's collaboration is work with different schools and gymnasiums of Kazan and the Republic of Tatarstan which includes organizing various conferences and competitions for school students and teachers, etc.