help international students adapt to study at KFU and life in Kazan
Language proficiency: prepare foreign students for the test in the first level on Russian as foreign language in the national TORFL system of testing in the Russian language
acquaint students with the language of the chosen specialty; prepare them for the entrance exams and study in the chosen department
acquaint foreign students with Russian culture and traditions, help them adjust to life in Russia
History & facts:
Founded 2004 as Section within the Russian language department. Became autonomous University unit since 2010
149 Preparatory course Certificates awardedto the students from the 18 countries: China, Turkey, Nigeria, Benin, Zimbabwe, Congo (Rep., Zaire), Brazil, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Bangladesh, Lebanon, Vietnam, Yemen, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Norway enrolled in the course in 2013/2014 academy year.
260 students from the 35 countries: China, Turkey, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, South Africa, Mongolia, Yemen, Oman, Algeria, Burundi, Sudan, USA, Tunisia, Chad, Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, Brazil, Vietnam, Great Britain, Cabo Verde, Israel, Thailand, Columbia, Korea (Rep. of), Indonesia, Mali, Cameroon, Nepal, Bosnia and Herzegovina, India, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tadzhikistan enrolled in the course in 2014/2015 academy year.