Peoples’ friendship university of Russia becomes 104th among universities of the world going up 8 points. RUDN is number 36 in internationalization.
700 universities from 74 countries, among them 22 Russian and 42 from post-Soviet space, took part in the rating based on the data submitted by Thompson Reuters.
The rating is built on four indicators: Teaching, Research, Internationalization and Financial stability.
RUR rating agency is a Russian company, an official representative of Times Higher Education, British international university rating, in the RF and CIS.
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.