News & Press Releases
Life in RUDN
06 Jul
"Builders of good". International construction team “Meridian of Friendship” starts the third working semester

July 2, 2018, RUDN saw the start of the third semester – work of the International Student Construction Team "Meridian of Friendship".

Life in RUDN
11 Jun
«Moscow school-leavers have a problem competing with the best graduates of the country», - says Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin

June 5, the Mayor of Moscow met with RUDN students to deliver a lecture «Moscow - the city where tomorrow is born» and talk about common problems of the world's megalopolises.

Life in RUDN
20 May
RUDN Volunteers from 31 countries helped kids from children’s homes in international football competitions «The Future depends on you!»

May 11-16, 2018, in Moscow 12 teams of boys and girls aged from 14 to 17 from 21 countries (England, Belarus, Brazil, Burundi, Bolivia, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Liberia, Mauritius, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, the USA, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Uzbekistan and the Philippines) took part in the international football tournament among orphans «The future depends on you». To overcome the language barrier, 70 RUDN volunteers helped the young football players accompanying them throughout the project.

Life in RUDN
16 May
A monument to Gamal Abdel Nasser opened in RUDN University

May 16, the opening ceremony of the monument to Gamal Abdel Nasser, second president of Egypt, national hero and a symbol of the struggle for the unity of the Arab countries, eminent leader of the Arab Republic of Egypt was held. A bronze 2-meter bust on a granite pedestal is a gift from the Embassy of Egypt in honor of the 100th anniversary of the politician.

Life in RUDN
12 May
Around the world - in 80 steps. RUDN festival «Planet Southwest»

May 3, the festival «Planet Southwest» united RUDN students from 155 countries. More than 3,000 guests came to see the cultures of the world - they learned to dance, tasted sweets, played the drums, tried on national costumes and took pictures.

Life in RUDN
03 May
Students from different countries of the world start the Fountain of the Russian University of Peoples' Friendship

April 26, first time in 2018, RUDN Fountain started working.

Life in RUDN
17 Apr
«Choose a healthy life!» – RUDN students and guests consult the best Moscow doctors

On the eve of the World Health Day. RUDN became a site for «Choose a healthy life!» festival, where guests could have lungs X-ray, consult a dietologist and many other doctors undergoing a thorough medical check-up at more than 30 diagnostic stations.

Life in RUDN
15 Apr
RUDN students get the first University campus cards

RUDN campus card is a joined product with Sberbank and is supposed to be a debit card for receiving scholarships, transport card and a pass to all campus buildings.

Life in RUDN
30 Mar
RUDN takes part in training volunteers for the XXIX World Winter University Games in Krasnoyarsk

20 March, an Agreement on creating XXXIX World Winter University Games student headquarters at RUDN University was signed.

Life in RUDN
12 Mar
Student from SAR becomes Mister RUDN Association of African students - 2018

2 March, RUDN chose the King of Africa or Mister RUDN Association of African students – Zim Sankvella (SAR), first-year student of the Agrarian and Technological Institute who won over students from Cameroon, Chad, Namibia, Angola, Ethiopia and SAR. Vice-Mister was Binga Medesh (Angola), third place was taken by Naftalu Kuume (Namibia).

Life in RUDN
07 Mar
«I wish all the knowledge obtained at university helped young people of the world mature», says President of Madagascar at RUDN Doctor Honoris Causa convocation ceremony

2 March, Hery Rajaonarimampianina, President of Madagascar was awarded the title of RUDN Doctor Honoris Causa in recognition of his contribution to cooperation in education and science between RUDN University and the Republic of Madagascar.

Life in RUDN
12 Feb
More than 1,000 guests came to congratulate a university with the largest number of international students in Russia on its 58th anniversary

More than 1,000 friends and partners of the University, students, teachers and staff members, as well as alumni of different years from dozens of countries came to celebrate the anniversary.