November 27, a constituent meeting of the Russian Committee on UNESCO Educational Programs was held in Ryazan. The participants discussed the composition, draft regulations and the main tasks of the Committee on UNESCO Educational Programs.
November 7, the results of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2019 were announced.
Twenty two years ago, RUDN hosted the first game, which marked the emergence of unique international teams of the Club of cheerful and resourceful, known and loved not only in Russia, but also far beyond its borders.
Peoples' Friendship University of Russia rose to group 601-800 of Times Higher Education global ranking (THE), which includes only 1,258 of the world's best universities. RUDN has the best growth rate among all Russian universities - in 2018, the university was in the group of 1000+.
RUDN was included in the list of the best universities in Eurasia according to the Times Higher Education (THE). The list of University Ranking of Eurasia Nations was presented in Kazan at the THE summit of the leading scientific research.
By the order of Veronika Skvortsova, Minister of Health of the Russian Federation, Andrey Kaprin, Head of the Department of Urology and Operative Nephrology of RUDN Medical Institute was appointed Chief oncologist of the Central, North-Western, Southern and North-Caucasian Federal Districts.
The Cameroon Team won the title of RUDN football champion beating the team of Nigeria with a score of 2:1. The football championship was held in the framework of the Small World Cup "Rector's Cup-2018".
July 4, the Federal Agency for Youth identified the winners of the All-Russian competition of youth projects among educational institutions of higher education of more than 2,500 applications from all over Russia. 7 projects of Peoples' Friendship University of Russia were among the winners and received a grant support of 8,750,000 rubles.
July 18 - 28, in the frame of Summer School for students of the Vienna University of Economics (Austria) at RUDN Philological faculty 46 students took the program "Teaching languages in the Russian lingua-cultural environment" allowing them to feel Russian culture. For many of them, this is not only a linguistic interest, but also a contribution to the prospect of obtaining work related to Russia.
Congratulations to Ekaterina Zamyshlyaeva, Migmera Kitinova, Anita Koimur and Ekaterina Shakun! According to the results of the projects applications competition, organized by The Vladimir Potanin Foundation, 62 student teams which won in the Federal Scholarship Program were named. These teams will
The QS ranking agency has identified Russian universities among the world's leading universities. RUDN has risen 104 positions and is now in the 446th place. This is the best result of the university during the history of participation in the ranking as was reported at a press conference in the "Rossiya Segodnya" information agency on June 06.
In Round University Ranking (RUR) 2018 the University has risen from 456 to 439 place in the general ranking, also holding a very high 65th position in the quality of teaching.