Students of the leading Korean universities invited to RUDN University to discuss cooperation with the Russian youth. RUDN University hosts VII Russian-Korean Youth Dialogue
July 5, VII Russian-Korean Youth Dialogue officially opened in RUDN University.
July 5, VII Russian-Korean Youth Dialogue officially opened in RUDN University. Students from the leading Korean universities came to RUDN to discuss cooperation between young people of the two countries in the frame of the forum “Dialogue Russia- Korean Republic” aimed at developing strategic partnership and activating bilateral cooperation channels. This year the dialogue was joined by students from MSU and SPSU. Korea was represented by 10 universities including Seoul university.
The idea originated in 2008, when President Lee Myung-bak visited St. Petersburg State University and at meeings with the administration it was agreed to start a forum. The idea was supported by President Medvedev and the parties agreed to hold the forum in Russia and Korea taking turns.
This year it was the turn of RUDN University. First Vice-Rector Nur Kirabaev welcomed the participants and stressed that the forum demonstrates strengthening realtions between young people of the two countries.
The students discussed the following topics:
1. New trends in youth policy;
2. Hi-tech in cooperation between Russian and Korean young people;
3. Joint educational programs.
“5 days is not a long time but I hope that the forum will make Korean and Russian young people friends”, said Chun Sungmin, Director of VII Russian – Korean Dialogue. The Embassy of the Republic of Korea is interested in developing such relations. Minister Ha The Yok attended the opening and addressed the young people: “Both governments are striving to find new ways to develop relations. Russia is a country of opportunities for Korea and an important strategic partner. I want you to take this chance and make the best out of this forum”.
During the event the guests got acquainted with the history of RUDN University and saw a presentation on Russian-Korean relations
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is among the top 200 universities according to the Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings 2021 (THE Emerging Economies 2021).
Only 606 leading world universities were honored to be on the list.
The QS ranking agency has presented the QS WUR by Subject 2021 rankings — lists of the best universities in the world in specific subjects. RUDN has shown rapid growth in the areas of “Modern Languages”, “Linguistics”, “Mathematics”, “Economics and Econometrics” and “Chemistry”, and for the first time entered the list of the best in the world in the subjects “Oil and Gas Business”, “Law”, " Business and Management “, and “Computer Science”.
RUDN University is on the 43rd place in the QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia 2021. Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia has shown the best results in the following categories: international students , student/faculty ratio, institution research collaboration and recruiter review.