Digital Science announces an agreement with the Kazan Federal University that will provide Dimensions access to users across the institution. Dimensions is a novel research insights platform designed to break down barriers to access and discovery. With access to Dimensions, researchers at Kazan Federal University can now seamlessly explore the connections between over 141 million grants, publications, clinical trials, patents and policy documents.

Kazan Federal University was an early supporter of Dimensions and participated in the development partner program. As a member of the program, they shared valuable feedback and helped inform our development plans and roadmaps.  By adopting the tool, the university aims to apply the interlinked data and metrics to analyze the future of science and identify current research trends.

“Dimensions was the best solution for our researcher’s needs as it easily offers insights across the entire research landscape and we are most interested in variety of data sources. Additionally, the platform will aid in both collaboration and competitor analyses by providing access to data beyond publications.”, commented Ilshat Gafurov, Rector of Kazan Federal University.

“We are happy to collaborate with Kazan Federal University and support their organization innovation initiatives with a data discovery engine with both context and perspective.” adds Igor Osipov, CEO Digital Science Russia and VP Academic & Government, EMEA.



About Kazan Federal University

Kazan University is one of the oldest universities in Russia – it celebrated its 210th anniversary in 2014. Today, Kazan Federal University is a dynamic modern University which participates in local and international cooperation, networking with academia and industry, boosting the region’s human resources development, as well as top-level research and innovation in different areas. Learn more at