IT Lyceum is situated in a new and modern Universiade Village sub-district and consists of two buildings – a boarding school where the participants of the school will live and the educational building, where classes will be held. There is an access way between these two buildings.
IT Lyceum's territory is a well-equipped area with up-to-date playgrounds around.
IT Lyceum is a structural unit of "Kazan (Volga region ) Federal University" which represents a unique educational organization well-known both in Russia and abroad. Its mission is to bring up the highly educated and intelligent social stratum of IT experts not only for Tatarstan republic but for the whole Russian Federation. The KFU IT Lyceum was opened at the initiative of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov on September 1, 2012. 300 intelligently gifted students from the whole republic of Tatarstan and other regions of the Russian Federation are the members of IT Lyceum in the 2016-2017 academic year.Teaching staff works according to the Singapore system and modern European teaching techniques. The particular attention is paid to the Academic competition's preparation with the following participation in various contests and forums.
About Universiade Village
The Universiade Village was constructed in order to provide comfortable accommodation to the athletes and other members of participting delegations during the 27th Summer Universiade 2013 in Kazan.
Today it is a students campus with total capacity of 14,000 persons.
The Village has a well-developed infrastructure. A policlinic, a security centre, a beauty salon, a supermarket and a cafeteria are available at the guests’ disposal. There is roller-skates, bicycles and scooters renting point. Chessboard for Chessball is installed on the village territory. There are outdoor volleyball and basketball courts and a football pitch.
The Village is located in a secured area. Access control is performed with the aim of providing security.