The signing was one of the outcomes of the work at the meeting of the Russian-Venezuelan working group on education and science, held at the Ministry of Science and Higher Education on April 3, 2019. During the meeting, issues such as discussion of the draft Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on scientific and technical cooperation, promising areas of Russian-Venezuelan cooperation in agricultural sciences, the state of Russian-Venezuelan cooperation in higher education and the process of drafting the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on cooperation in the exploration and use of outer space for peaceful purposes were discussed.
June 24-30, a delegation from the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire paid an official visit to RUDN. The delegation included President Abu Karamoko, heads of Université Félix-Houphouët-Boigny, as well as adviser to the Minister of Education of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the country.
Anita Dhar - graduate of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, majoring in "International Relations" and the winner of the title "Best graduate of RUDN -2019". In her interview she talks about how the spirit of friendship of nations is cultivated, how to study 12 semesters with “A” grades and how a musical ear helps in learning foreign languages.
Vice-Rector for International Affairs Larisa Efremova and Director of the Department of International Scientific and Educational Cooperation Alexey Poyda visited Lebanon to hold talks on expanding cooperation with Lebanese universities. Universities-partners noted an increase in the students’ interest in studying the Russian language and studying in Russia. The visit was supported by the Association of RUDN Alumni in Lebanon and the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Beirut.