Institute of Psychology and Education of Kazan Federal University is one of the largest teachers' education institutes in Russian higher education. The Institute covers all levels of education - Bachelor, Specialist, Master, Postgraduate and Doctorate, as well as an advanced system of training and retraining of educators.
Director of the Institute is Aydar Kalimullin.
Institute of Psychology and Education was established at Kazan Federal University in September 2011 through the merger of the Faculty of Psychology of Kazan State University, the Faculty of Psychological and Pedagogical Education of Tatar State University of Humanities and Education and some structures of the Institute of Education of the Republic of Tatarstan.
The Institute is represented by scientific schools in pedagogical, psychological and educational fields – by Academician V.I. Andreev, professors B.S. Alisheva, R.A. Valeyeva, V.F. Gabdulhakova, V.G. Zakirova, L.A. Kazantsev A.M. Kalimullina, Z.G. Nigmatova, L.M. Popov, A.O .Prokhorov, A.N. Huziahmetova, R.F. Shayhelislamova, and others.
The Institute's mission is to develop professional education and to provide organizational, scientific and pedagogical support of the educational process.