The mission of the Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University (IKBFU) is to ensure long-term competitiveness of the Kaliningrad region, an exclave of Russia in the EU, by becoming an acknowledged European-level research and education centre in the Baltic Sea region.
The strategic matrix of IKBFU
a prospective condition corresponding to the desired positioning and sociocultural impact of priorities
1 - Materials science and nanosystems
2 - Medical biotechnologies
3 - Information and communication technology
4 - Social changes and technologies in social sciences and humanities
5 - Transport, logistics, and recreation technologies
6 - Rational nature management
7 - Technologies of urban environment development
8 - Energy efficiency and security
IKBFU strategic objective
IKBFU strategic objective is to become a recognised and acknowledged leading Russian university, a benchmark for higher education institutions of the region, that trains highly qualified specialists capable of pursuing a career in any part of the world.
By 2020, the University will have become one of the 20 leading Russian universities in medical biotechnology, information technology, mathematical modelling, and functional materials. IKBFU will be internationally recognized within the European higher education area.