The facility serves primarily for:

With the aim of creating an innovative framework for the educational process at Kazan Federal University, the Botanical Garden stands as a ground for practical laboratory classes in botany, dendrology, floriculture, genetics, breeding and seed production, entomology, plant pathology and plant protection. In addition, it carries out career guidance to students of secondary and special education.

The Botanical Garden also takes part in gardening and landscaping of KFU campus and provides special care for green spaces on the campus.