How to maintain contacts between states when the geopolitical background is not favorable? How can young people contribute to the development of external relations at the local and national levels? What best practices help achieve this goal in Russia and Germany? The participants of the conference “Russian-German Relations: The Role of Youth Dialogue” tried to answer these and other questions.
April 23, a meeting with Ms. Eva Egron-Polak, an expert of the International Association of Universities (UIA), former Secretary General of UIA, was held at RUDN at a meeting of the University Management Commission (UMC).
RUDN summarized the results of “RUDN International Scholarship program”. According to the results of the competitive selection of candidates, 19 winners were identified. They will receive a lump sum payment in the amount of 41,500 rubles per person.
April 5, RUDN University signed an Agreement on cooperation in science and education with the University of Bolivarian Venezuela (Universidad Bolivariana de Venezuela) in the framework of the 14th meeting of the High-Level Intergovernmental Russian-Venezuelan Commission. On behalf of RUDN, the agreement was signed by Larisa Efremova, Vice-Rector for International Affairs, from the Venezuelan side - Torres Martíne Anthony Camilo, Deputy Minister for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technologies, Head of the Bolivarian Agency for Space Activities (ABAE).
April 4, Angolan President João Lourenco visited the RUDN University as part of his official visit to Russia to discuss the expansion of academic and research cooperation and meet the Angolan students of Russian universities.
The TOP STUDENT MOBILITY scholarship is a one-time cash payment in the amount of 41,500 rubles, awarded in 2019 to the winning students.
RUDN Open Olympiad for foreign citizens was held in Angola, covering about 1,500 participants in 3 cities of the country. Representatives of the Angolan Ministry of Education noted that the popularity of Russian education in the country is growing, and the Olympiad movement positively stimulates the country's youth and increases interest in education in general.
RUDN concluded a cooperation agreement with the University of Perugia (Università degli Studi di Perugia, Italy). March 19, Dean of the Faculty of Science, Professor Leonid Voskresensky, during his visit to Italy, signed a working program for 2019-2023 with the Department of Chemistry, Biology and Biotechnology of the University of Perugia.
March 14, 2019, the Council of Federation held a round table discussion “Mechanisms for improving testing Russian as a foreign language, Russian history and the fundamentals of the legislation of the Russian Federation when foreign citizens obtain permits in the Russian Federation”. Anzhela Dolzhikova, Vice-Rector for continuing education of RUDN University, head of the Methodological Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation for methodical support of the comprehensive exam, made a key expert report at the event.
February 27, at the University of Copperbelt (Zambia) RUDN held the Open Olympiad for foreign citizens. More than 100 people tested their knowledge of mathematics.
RUDN has signed joint master's degree programs with leading Brazilian universities - the Federal University of Minas Gerais in Belo Horizonte and the Federal University of Flumenense in Rio de Janeiro. Negotiations started during the visit of RUDN delegation headed by Larisa Efremova, Vice-Rector of the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia in September 2018.
February 5, at the “Rossiia Segodnya” International Information Agency, RUDN presented a new model of international cooperation - the cluster approach. Why is Italy among the top three countries in terms of the number of contractual students, what specialties are sought for in Russia, where and how to find talented foreign applicants - these topics were on the agenda of the press conference “Cluster approach as a new export model for Russian education”.