RUDN is first time in top-500 of QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020
RUDN is first time among the best universities of the world (top-500) in the category “Employability” of QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020.
“We are the only Russian university that systematically deals with the employment of international students and graduates. This year the International Club of Employers was created - this project was supported by representatives of 28 countries. It brings together leading universities, companies and alumni associations and now has 121 participants. We expect that by the end of the year this figure will double. In addition, every year RUDN University has over 300 partners from 44 countries in the field of graduate employment. Our students undergo internship in Europe, Latin America, and Asia - we have about 1,200 agreements. This was made possible thanks to the project “Through internship - to employment”. RUDN partners include Brunel oil and gas holding, Ernst & Young audit and consulting firm, the Renault Group automotive company, Samsung, the Abbott Chemical Pharmaceutical Corporation, Domodedovo Airport,” said RUDN Rector Vladimir Filippov.
The QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020 evaluates universities by five indicators: reputation among employers, achievement of graduates, interaction of employers with students, partnership with employers and the share of employed graduates.
Valery Falkov, Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, presented certificates of honor of the President of the Russian Federation, Medal of the Order of Merit to the Fatherland of the 2nd degree, Order of Honor, Title of honor “Honored Health Worker of the Russian Federation” and “Honored Inventor of the Russian Federation” to the professors of RUDN University.
By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation, Larisa Efremova, Vice-Rector for International Affairs of RUDN University, was awarded the Medal of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, II Degree for merits in scientific and teaching activities, training qualified specialists and many years of conscientious work.
By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation, Director of RUDN Medical Institute Alexei Abramov was awarded the honorary title “Honored Health Worker of the Russian Federation.” Director Yaroslav Stanishevsky and professor Anna Marakhova of the Institute of Biochemical Technology and Nanotechnology of RUDN University were awarded the title “Honored Inventor of the Russian Federation”.