Vice-Rector for International Affairs Larisa Efremova presented the Cluster approach in the international activities of RUDN University at the IV Forum of Rectors of the Russian Federation and the Islamic Republic of Iran (Kish, Iran). The forum brought together rectors and vice-rectors of 13 Iranian and 17 Russian universities to discuss the problems and prospects of cooperation between Russia and Iran in education as well as international experience in university management and ways to establish cooperation in order to advance in international academic rankings.
November 28, 2018, a delegation from the University of North Sumatra (Indonesia) headed by Rector, Mr. Runtung Sitepu and Mr. Lasro Simbolon - Deputy head of the diplomatic mission of the Republic of Indonesia in Moscow visited RUDN University.
November 16-17, 2018 an international exhibition EXPOLINGUA took place in Berlin, where people could get acquainted with educational opportunities abroad, including in Russia. This is the 31st exhibition held at the Russian House of Science and Culture (RHWK) in Berlin, and it is aimed at popularizing studying various languages and cultures among the Europeans.
November 6, for the first time in Africa, RUDN Center for Russian Language and Pre-University Training opened. This is a joint project with the University of Copperbelt. Students from Zambia and 8 neighboring countries were given the opportunity to complete the program of the preparatory faculty, without going to Russia.
According to the results of the competitive selection of candidates October 8 - November 1, 2018, among the 54 applicants declared by the Competition Commission 28 winners who will receive a lump sum payment in the amount of 41,500 rubles per person have been selected.
The educational forum under the auspices of the Russian application for the right to host the World Universal Exhibition EXPO 2025 gathered in Paris the leading universities of our country, foreign graduates of Soviet and Russian universities and representatives of diplomatic missions to discuss topical issues and prospects of international education in Russia.
The RUDN delegation to Zambia headed by the vice-chancellor Ms. Larisa Efremova held a meeting with the Minister of Higher Education of Zambia Hon. Prof. Nkandu Luo, mp.
October 21 - 29, a delegation of the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia took part in the International Educational Exhibition “IEFT INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION FAIRS OF TURKEY”, held in three cities of Turkey: Ankara, Izmir and Istanbul.
The RUDN University delegation headed by the Vice-Rector for International Affairs Mrs. Larisa Efremova and the Director of the Medical Institute Dr. Alexey Abramov visited the Asia-Pacific Institute of Management (Delhi, India) to give an official start for a fresh new program "MBA in Healthcare Management".
The working meetings of the administration of the Medical Institute with colleagues from universities in Spain are coming to an end to expand inter-university cooperation, exchange experience and best practices, coordinate projects of working cooperation programs and promote the brand of the institute in the global market for educational services.
October 12, 2018, a delegation of representatives of 36 leading universities of China and representatives of the Ministry of Education of China headed by Ms. Shen Xuesong, Deputy Secretary General of the China Education Association for International Exchange, visited Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia.
From 9 to 11 October, 2018, workshops for journalists of Russian-speaking media and students of journalism departments of Spanish universities took place at the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Madrid.