Academic and scientific cooperation, RUDN Open Olympiads and strong ties with graduates - RUDN and the Multimedia University of Kenya have had more than one year of fruitful interaction. As a sign of friendship and cooperation, representatives of RUDN University together with the management of the partner university planted 4 sycamores with the support of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Kenya and the personal participation of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Kenya Dmitry Maksimychev and a graduate of UDN, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering of MMU, Professor Nyakundi Abel Mayak.
The sycamore is also called the "eastern maple" because of the shape of the leaves. This species is the largest tree on the entire planet and one of the most durable in the world.
November 12, a delegation of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science and Larisa Efremova, Vice-Rector for International Affairs of RUDN University, opened the Resource Center for Russian Education on the basis of the private school “Al-Asseya” in Damascus, Syrian Arab Republic.
Vice-Rector for International Affairs of RUDN University Larisa Efremova held negotiations with representatives of Hebei University of Engineering and the International Corporation “Eurasia”. The parties came to a decision to create a joint project — the Polytechnic Institute of Hebei University of Engineering and Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia.
October 14, within the framework of Russia’s chairmanship in BRICS, a meeting of the International Steering Committee of the BRICS Network University was held in the format of a videoconference at the site of the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia.