Representatives of RUDN in the delegation of the RF Ministry of Education and Science in Beijing (China) on a working visit
During the talks in the Ministry of Education of the PRC with the Deputy Director of the Department of International Cooperation, Li Hai the parties discussed preparations for the 19th meeting of the Russian-Chinese intergovernmental commission for humanitarian cooperation, the 18th meeting of the Russian-Chinese subcommittee for cooperation in the field of education and the working group on interaction in the study and teaching of Russian and Chinese languages, development of bilateral academic exchange and scientific cooperation of
universities. Special attention was paid to the forthcoming exhibition China Education Expo, held in October 2018, in 4 cities of China: Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shanghai with the participation of leading Russian universities.
Also the Russian delegation visited the headquarters of the Secretariat of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization to meet Aziz Nosirov, Deputy Secretary General of the SCO and Bandar Wilsonbab, Permanent Representative of India in the SCO Secretariat to discuss issues of the work of the SCO member states permanent working group on education and the regulatory and legal framework for the functioning of the SCO. RUDN Vice-Rector for international affairs Larisa Efremova and Mr.Wilsonbab discussed issues of cooperation with India within the framework of the SCO and prospects for the entry of Indian universities into the network university.
RUDN University is a member of the SCO University and serves as its Rectorate. By the decision of SCO University Rectors’ Board, Rector of the SCO University is the Rector of Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, Vladimir Filippov.
More than 70 representatives of the embassies of foreign countries in Russia, representatives of the Federation Council, and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation took part in the round table "The contribution of RUDN University to training national personnel for foreign countries." The event was held on February 5, in an online format and was timed to celebrate the 61st anniversary of RUDN University.
December 15, on the basis of RUDN University, the first QS subject summit in the areas of “Modern Languages” and “Linguistics” started. The topic of the QS Subject Focus Summit is “Languages and Migration in the Context of Globalization”.
During the first hour of work, 1,000 schoolchildren from resource centers in Mongolia, Syria, Turkey, Bulgaria, Tajikistan, Moldova and Kyrgyzstan visited the online exhibition “Time to Study in Russia”. On December 17, the online opening of the exhibition took place at RUDN University site.