Welcome to the Department of Political Science, one of the oldest political science departments in Russia. Our activities cover a comprehensive range of approaches to the study of politics, including the history of political thought, political theory, comparative politics (with expertise on Europe and America), federalism, conflicts, elections and electoral systems, political parties, public opinion, rational choice theory and many others.
The Department has always been able to take advantage of its prominent position within the Kazan Federal University – one of the largest and most important Russian universities.
The Department’s alumni are to be found in local legislatures, political parties, in journalism, commerce, PR departments, in academia, etc.
These pages provide information about the Department's structure, programs and research activities, as well as details about our academics, affiliated and administrative.