The French delegation included Vice President of the Administrative Board of the University, Vice President for research, Vice President for education, as well as the Director of the Cabinet of the President. The delegates met with RUDN University Rector Vladimir Filippov and deans and directors of the main educational divisions of RUDN University - Faculty of Science, Engineering Academy, Medical Institute, Scientific and Educational Center for Collective Use, and Institute of Modern Languages, Intercultural Communication and Migration.
The parties discussed the prospects for creating joint educational programs of double diplomas and included training, also within the framework of the Russian-French University. The French delegation also expressed interest in organizing and conducting joint summer and winter schools and the participation of research and teaching staff in joint scientific conferences on humanitarian and natural sciences.
May 18-30, the professors of the Department of Propedeutics of Dental Diseases of RUDN Medical Institute visited the University of Namibia (UNAM, Windhoek, Namibia) to deliver a course of lectures for students, develop teaching materials and examine interns as members of the commission for admission to medical practice.
On July 22, a delegation of the University of Aix-Marseilles (France) headed by President of the University paid an official visit to RUDN University to discuss the prospects of creating joint educational programs of double diplomas and included training, as well as the organization of joint summer and winter schools.
August 5, Vice-Rector for International Affairs Larisa Efremova and Director of the Department of International Scientific and Educational Cooperation Alexey Poyda paid a working visit to Jordan. The trip resulted in the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Hussein bin Talal University and Mutah University. The delegation also met with the Minister of Education and Higher Education of Jordan, Walid Maani.