21 February, RUDN hosted an on-line meeting of the International Expert Council where Rector Filippov presented draft report on the realization of «5-100» academic excellence program in 2016.
21 February, RUDN hosted an on-line meeting of the International Expert Council where Rector Filippov presented draft report on the realization of «5-100» academic excellence program in 2016. The IEC members highly estimated the work of the University in 2016, commented on the report and congratulated RUDN on the new slogan.
«I want to congratulate those who invented the slogan «Discover the whole world in one university». It’s a good job! It well reflects the spirit of the university», said President of the International Observatory on academic ranking and excellence, Doctor Honoris Causa Jan Sadlak.
Hans de Wit, Director of Boston College Center for international higher education stressed that he supported RUDN new positioning.
«It is a very good slogan and I like the logo as well. It reflects very well what you are aiming at. You want to move from quantity to quality. It is not the number of student that matters but their proficiency. It is a very correct way. You have already done a lot for your international reputation».
The next on-line meeting of the IEC will take place in June, while in October the IEC will meet in Moscow.
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.