RUDN University has a high international status in the field of higher education. Being a member of many international organizations RUDN University frequently acts as an expert-University in the sphere of higher education problems.
RUDN University participates in programs and forums of the UN, UNESCO, and EU Council. The university has a Comparative Politics Department with the status of a UNESCO department.
124th position in QS WUR
- Joint educational programs: dual-degree programs and inclusive education
- Accreditation of educational programs by international agencies and associations
- PhD English-taught programs
- Russian language and pre-university training centers
- International subject Olympics
- Cooperation in the frame of Network universities
- Academic mobility programs
- Joint research
- Membership in international organizations and associations
RUDN Open Olympiad for foreign citizens was held in Angola, covering about 1,500 participants in 3 cities of the country. Representatives of the Angolan Ministry of Education noted that the popularity of Russian education in the country is growing, and the Olympiad movement positively stimulates the country's youth and increases interest in education in general.
RUDN concluded a cooperation agreement with the University of Perugia (Università degli Studi di Perugia, Italy). March 19, Dean of the Faculty of Science, Professor Leonid Voskresensky, during his visit to Italy, signed a working program for 2019-2023 with the Department of Chemistry, Biology and Biotechnology of the University of Perugia.
March 14, 2019, the Council of Federation held a round table discussion “Mechanisms for improving testing Russian as a foreign language, Russian history and the fundamentals of the legislation of the Russian Federation when foreign citizens obtain permits in the Russian Federation”. Anzhela Dolzhikova, Vice-Rector for continuing education of RUDN University, head of the Methodological Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation for methodical support of the comprehensive exam, made a key expert report at the event.