30 June - 3 July. RUDN hosted the All-Russia Forum of international senior students of Russian universities.
The Forum was aimed at strengthening educational and intercultural dialogue of young people from different countries. Among key tasks are forming Russia’s friends communities who will promote the Russian language and culture abroad and help international students study Russian.
The event brought together more than 300 people – representatives of 46 countries (30 universities from 25 RF regions) and featured round tables on promoting Russian educational programs abroad and strengthening international reputation of Russian universities, master classes on personality growth, visit to RUDN Museum, sport competitions, a tour of Moscow and a gala-concert.
Guests could test their knowledge in an Olympiad on Russian as a foreign language. The best were participants from Macedonia, Ecuador, Afghanistan, Moldova and China.
The Forum is organized in the frame of RUDN student associations development program together with the Association of international students of Russia with the support of the RF Ministry of education and science.
Andrey Kostin, Russian oncologist, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, became the first Vice-Rector, Vice-Rector for Research at RUDN University.
RUDN has retained its position in the top 150 leading universities in the world in the international ranking — Times Higher Education: Golden Age University Rankings 2020. This is a list of the best universities in the world that were founded between 1945 and 1967.