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”.
February 7, 40 students from leading universities in Russia and the Republic of Korea met at the university at the “Youth Dialogue” Forum of the “Dialogue Russia - Republic of Korea”
The first general meeting of the International Club of Employers (ICE) brought together representatives of business, higher education and young professionals. More than 2,000 employers from 28 countries supported the idea of the club. On the agenda: monitoring of the labor market, employment of foreign graduates and expansion of the list of employers.
Video link Moscow - Beirut (Lebanon) - Kitwe-Nkana (Zambia) - Windhoek (Namibia) "Cluster approach as a new export model of Russian education."
RUDN forges diplomatic personnel. Many university graduates who start diplomatic service, do not lose contact with the university and promote the values and traditions of Alma Mater. At the initiative of such graduates, the International Club of Diplomatic Alumni and Friends of RUDN was established, the first meeting taking place on December 13. The meeting participants discussed the Regulations on the Club and outlined a work plan and interaction formats, as well as elected the management. Mrs. Jeanne d'Arc Mujawamariya, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda in the Russian Federation, became the President of the Alumni Diplomats Club.