News & Press Releases
Life in RUDN
27 Mar
Holidays in RUDN from 28 March to 5 April

According to the decree of the President of Russia and order of the RF Ministry of science and higher education students in programs of higher education, secondary vocational and continuing education have holidays from 28 March to 5 April.

Life in RUDN
26 Mar
RUDN days off 30 March - 3 April

According to the President’s order RUDN staff have days off 30 March - April 5 with fully preserved salary. Departments ensuring work of the university continue work.

Life in RUDN
26 Mar
RUDN expert speaks about the dangers of alcohol and home-made antiseptics for hand skin

Professor Anton Molochkov, head of the Department of Dermatovenereology with a course of cosmetology at the Faculty of Continuing Medical Education of RUDN Medical Institute, talks about how to take care of the skin of your hands when hygiene and disinfection become one of the most important ways of prophylactics.

Life in RUDN
23 Mar
"I want to show Kazakhstan to the whole world", student Balzhan Samigullina

If asked why they enrolled at a university, most students would probably say, "To gain knowledge." But future journalist Balzhan Samigullina is thinking bigger. Still a student, she is already dreaming of sharing her knowledge with the people of her country, so that together they can welcome guests from all over the world!

Education
19 Mar
“Hotline” for on-line and distance learning technologies

RUDN opened a hotline for information about on-line learning and distance technologies.

Education
16 Mar
RUDN University introduces voluntary mode of classes attendance

According to recommendations of the Ministry of science and higher education and the order of the Mayor of Moscow, RUDN introduces voluntary classes attendance mode.

Life in RUDN
12 Mar
«Being a lawyer means assembling a case piece by piece like a construction set», student Sino Dzhonov

Sino Dzhonov has dreamt of becoming a lawyer since he was a child. He daydreamed of being a reputable young man wearing an expensive suit and holding a briefcase, and he loved this image. However, when he studied at the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (RUDN), he realized that what matters most is not the looks but the knowledge you possess. Today, Sino is a successful young specialist, with an 80% win rate in court.

Life in RUDN
08 Mar
"Let me congratulate you on the International Women’s Day! I wish you wonderful mood, warm homes and inspiration at work! May you have a lot of sunny days in your life!" - Rector of RUDN University Vladimir Filippov

About RUDN
06 Mar
RUDN University in 7 world rankings QS WUR 2020

QS Ranking Agency introduced QS WUR by Subject 2020 rankings - lists of the best universities in the world in selected subjects. RUDN University has shown rapid rise in the areas of “Linguistics” and “Modern Languages”, and also for the first time became one of the best in the world in subjects “Mathematics”, “Economics and Econometrics” and “Chemistry”.

About RUDN
04 Mar
Drastic rise of RUDN University in QS subject rankings in Linguistics and Modern languages. For the first time RUDN is on the list of the best universities in the world in mathematics, economics and chemistry

QS Rating Agency introduced QS WUR by Subject 2020 rankings - lists of the best universities in the world in selected subjects. RUDN University has shown rapid growth in the areas of “Linguistics” and “Modern Languages”, and also for the first time became one of the best in the world in “Mathematics”, “Economics and Econometrics” and “Chemistry”.

Science
03 Mar
RUDN University chemist invented a "line production" method of synthesis of 28 biologically active molecules

A chemist at RUDN University has come up with a new method for the synthesis of a large group of complex poly-heterocyclic organic compounds, which draw interest as possible future medications. The researcher turned to a two-step reaction, in which he used affordable and cheap organic reagents and catalysts based on gold, which allowed him to synthesize as many as 28 new molecules. This approach will significantly expand the libraries of biologically active substances. The work was published in Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry.

Science
27 Feb
RUDN University agrochemist visualised how plants get phosphorus from the soil

RUDN University soil scientists were able to visualise for the first time the activity of the phosphatase enzyme in the soil surrounding the roots of a plant by simultaneously using zymography and a fibre optic acidity sensor. This helped them to see how the plants “adjust” their root system to the environment. The study was published in the journal Soil Biology and Biochemistry.