The Faculty of Philology and History was established in the process of reorganization of three faculties: Russian philology and journalism, Tatar and comparative philology, History and jurisprudence.

The faculty provides training in the areas of preparation for undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate studies

The following departments run at the faculty:

• Department of General and National History

• Department of Philosophy and Sociology

• Department of Tatar Philology

• Department of Russian Language and Literature