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Life in RUDN
25 Jan
Studying Chinese at night and winning sports championships during the day

Willpower is synonymous with the lifestyle of RUDN University student Pavel Kerimov. He is the world champion in hand-to-hand fighting and multiple medalist of combat sambo, kickboxing and kung fu competitions. Read about how to combine master's studies and professional sports in the interview.

Life in RUDN
22 Jan
The involvement in a family business led to finding yourself: how a RUDN student found his calling

Qais Abdulqader from Yemen deliberately chose his future profession. He studied hard and being a third-year student he took the first place at an international oil companies forum. The student revealed the secret how to get the maximum benefit from studying at RUDN University and not be disappointed with your profession.

Life in RUDN
19 Jan
“I want to help countries and people in establishing a dialogue”: an Iranian student on his motivation to moving to Russia

How to find the strength to write two diplomas, study in three countries, and develop a creative talent? RUDN student Danieal Ranjbar from Iran shared the secrets of his working capacity and confessed his love for his future profession.

Life in RUDN
15 Jan
As a child I didn’t play house with dolls, I interviewed them instead

“I am deeply convinced that if the goal is to change the world, journalism is the most effective weapon for this,” a master’s student of RUDN would readily agree with these words of the Oscar-winning British screenwriter. She believes that the profession of a journalist is the best way for a person with ambition and sharp tongue.

Life in RUDN
13 Jan
How studying at RUDN became part of building a career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan

For a postgraduate student of RUDN Ulvi Ocaqli the University is part of a carefully planned career track. Studying is applied knowledge that is necessary for work.

Life in RUDN
12 Jan
Language as a new world: why Chinese students study Russian

An uncompromising desire to learn Russian led a Chinese student, Zhao Jielin, to a master’s degree, and then to a postgraduate course at RUDN. But in Russia, the girl chose international relations, not linguistics. As Zhao says, she has always wanted to discover new worlds and work in the field of communications. And that’s why advanced Russian could be an absolute advantage, because “international relations require excellent knowledge of the language”.

Life in RUDN
11 Jan
How childhood dreams give way to life principles: “When I first put on a white coat, something snapped inside”

Aman Mohammad Soliman is a student of the Institute of Medicine of RUDN. Six years ago, he came from Afghanistan, dreaming of an engineering profession. But, as you know, the fate is playing with a man but man is playing the trumpet. Aman enrolled at the Institute of Medicine, today he’s planning to become an anaesthesiologist-resuscitator and is very proud of this choice.

Life in RUDN
30 Dec 2020
New Year Congratulations of RUDN Rector and RUDN President

Life in RUDN
28 Dec 2020
“Diplomats are the eyes, ears, and voice of the country, and they can influence important political decisions”: a student from RUDN builds his career in the diplomacy of the largest island state

Alfachreza Azure was born in Indonesia, the fourth most populous country in the world. The island country needs representatives who can competently create its image in the international arena. Reza shares the specifics of working as a diplomat.

Life in RUDN
23 Dec 2020
Knowledge of three languages and UEFA games: how to become a sports journalist, a life hack from RUDN student Mariely Mendoza

The position of sports columnist is usually a purely male prerogative. But the student of RUDN University Mariely Mendoza, who came from Venezuela, managed to debunk this myth. To do this, she had to learn Russian from scratch, thoroughly study sports analytics and understand the genre laws of writing reports and news. In this interview, Mariely talks about her personal records.

Life in RUDN
21 Dec 2020
“Architecture chose me”: how a student from RUDN found himself in art

“I don’t think people can be taught architecture. — the famous Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid used to say, — you can only inspire them”. These words echo in the heart of RUDN student Ali Hikmat Shamsaldin, who considers Hadid his “godmother” in the profession.

Life in RUDN
21 Dec 2020
They showed a smile: rewarding RUDN University medical volunteers

Dozens of sleepless shifts and saved lives are hidden behind the smiles of volunteers. They admit that it was not easy, but the doctor’s duty did not allow staying on the sidelines. Who are they, those whose face was hidden behind a mask, respirators and plastic glasses?