10 RUDN University students from Formula Student take part in Smartmoto Challenge projects in Barcelona 5 - 11 July, 2016.
10 RUDN University students from Formula Student take part in Smartmoto Challenge projects in Barcelona 5 - 11 July, 2016. The bikes are built by engineering students. The first championship was organized by Barcelona Higher School and Elmoto company in 2013. Since 2014 the competitions have been held in Russia as well. The project allows bike manufacturers to get new ideas and additional staff with work experience. The students work together as a team, make a business plan, design and make Formula class bolide prototype and present it to the Jury of engineers and managers of the leading car manufacturers. In the final of the contest the students participate in a race held once a year in the USA, Germany, Italy, Great Britain< Australia, Austria and Japan.
RUDN Formula Student team was created in 2011. During this short period of time a small workshop turned into an international center allowing students to work with the latest software and make a real product. It’s a site where students do research and prepare for participation in conferences.
RUDN team participated in the finals in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 being chosen from hundreds of teams around the world.
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.