February 10, 2017 the delegation of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in the Russian Federation headed by the Cultural Attaché Mr. Shah Sultan Akif paid a courtesy visit to Vice-Rector of the Russian Peoples' Friendship University (RUDN) of the International Academic Mobility LI Ephraim. However, the meeting was attended by the vice-president "of Afghanistan Friendship and Cooperation Society" Mr. Mohammad Bashar Bashardost and teacher RUDN Mohammad Sarvar Mohammad Anvar. The main issue of the meeting was the training of Afghan students in engineering, medical and other fields of study at RUDN.
At the same time, given the difficult situation in Afghanistan was discussed resolution replacing specialties in areas of training on the budgetary form of training for Afghan students.
In the 2016/2017 academic year the RUDN students received training in Afghanistan in the number of 31 persons (13 persons -. In the preparatory faculty, 13 people on the Bachelor's Degree / Speciality and 5 people on the graduate program..).
Traditionally, Afghan citizens prefer learning RUDN in engineering, medical and humanitarian areas of training.