RUDN University showed the best indicators and positive dynamics in the categories “Research”, “International Diversity” and “Financial Sustainability”.
Among Russian universities, RUDN University is on the 7th line in the overall classification. The university took 4th place in terms of teaching quality. In total, the rating included 82 universities from Russia, including 19 participants of Project 5-100.
This year, RUR WUR - 2020 ranked 829 universities from 71 countries. Universities were evaluated on 20 indicators of four areas of activity: Teaching, Research, International diversity and Financial sustainability.
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.