During the working meetings, the parties noted the successful experience of joint work, especially more than 200 Lebanese students studying in the Center for Russian Language and Pre-University Training successfully operating at the Lebanese State University.
Another perspective direction is the promotion of student academic mobility programs. In 2017, more than 25 students from the University of Lebanon were trained in the program of the summer school of RUDN Agrarian and Technological Institute. In early 2018, a group of RUDN students studied Arabic at the University of Lebanon, and already in the near future 50 Lebanese students are supposed to come to RUDN summer schools.
During the visit, the delegation met with the administration of RUDN Philological Faculty, the Institute of Hospitality and Tourism and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences confirming their intention to further deepen cooperation, develop and implement joint projects and signing three working programs of cooperation envisaging opening dual-degrees programs.
RUDN Vice-Rector for International Affairs Larisa Efremova emphasized that cooperation with the Lebanese State University is of strategic importance for the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia in the context of creating a regional educational cluster in the Middle East and North Africa.
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.
December 15-17, 2020, the first QS Subject Focus Summit will be held at the RUDN University in the subject areas “Modern Languages” and “Linguistics”. The on-line summit will focus on research in languages, linguistics and migration in the context of globalization and will be attended by 300 leading linguists and specialists on migration issues from 50 countries.
September 16, Larisa Efremova took part in the panel discussion “Partnerships, consortia and network interactions in a new educational reality”. The topic of consortia was discussed by heads and experts from leading Russian universities.