Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University

PhD Programmes

Biological Sciences «Immunology»

Programme Information

The programme is designed to provide the knowledge of both Experimental and Clinic Immunology. The programme focuses on building the ability to apply the knowledge gained through laboratory trainings.  

The programme aims to train highly qualified specialists in Immunology capable of introducing scientific and educational innovations.

The programme's advantages:

Students have the opportunity to study for free at leading EU universities within the framework of international cooperation and exchange programs.

 Upon completing the programme, you will be able to:

  • develop training courses in the field, which includes the development of teaching materials, study guides and textbooks;

  • teach medical subjects in higher education;

  • organize and carry out scientific research work;

  • organize training and educational process in higher education.

Programme Description

06.06.01. Biological Sciences. Immunology.

Duration of the Programme: 4 years.

Programme type: Full-time.

Language of instruction: Russian.

Courses & Study Load

ECTS credits: 240

Core courses: Cellular and Humoral Mediators of Inflammation, Cell Bioengineering, ICT-based Mathematical Analysis of Biological Experiments, Structure and Organization of Biotechnology Laboratory, Immunology, Fundamentals of Pharmacological Research, Proteomic Bioengineering, Innate and Adaptive Immune Mechanisms. 

Professional Training / Internships
Teacher training is designed to develop educational and research skills. The PhD students conduct seminars, give lectures, and supervise project work of students.
Research training aims to develop practical skills in scientific research in the chosen area, the ability to use scientific research methods, analyse synthesize and use research results.
Career Opportunities

Graduates are qualified for executive and management positions in:

  • Pharmacy;

  • Science and Education;

  • Medical Laboratories;

  • Analytical and Testing Centres;

  • Expert Laboratories. 

Admission & Tuition

State-funded applicants (Russian nationals and  Russian speaking applicants from the CIS countries) are  expected to  take  the following exams:

  • Immunology

  • Philosophy

  • Foreign language 


Maksim V. Patrushev

Tel.   7 4012 595 595 (ext. 5000 


Language: Russian

Admissions Office

14 A. Nevskogo ul., Kaliningrad, 236041

+7 (4012) 59-55-96
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