International students of Russia met at RUDN at the All-Russia Forum
30 June - 3 July. RUDN hosted the All-Russia Forum of international senior students of Russian universities.
The Forum was aimed at strengthening educational and intercultural dialogue of young people from different countries. Among key tasks are forming Russia’s friends communities who will promote the Russian language and culture abroad and help international students study Russian.
The event brought together more than 300 people – representatives of 46 countries (30 universities from 25 RF regions) and featured round tables on promoting Russian educational programs abroad and strengthening international reputation of Russian universities, master classes on personality growth, visit to RUDN Museum, sport competitions, a tour of Moscow and a gala-concert.
Guests could test their knowledge in an Olympiad on Russian as a foreign language. The best were participants from Macedonia, Ecuador, Afghanistan, Moldova and China.
The Forum is organized in the frame of RUDN student associations development program together with the Association of international students of Russia with the support of the RF Ministry of education and science.
December 28, RUDN University Rector Oleg Yastrebov and QS World Merit Head of Partnerships Zoya Zaitseva signed an agreement on large-scale cooperation in achieving 17 sustainable development goals identified by the UN.
In a year, RUDN University rose from 43 to 31 place in the international QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia 2022. Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia showed the best results in international scientific relations, academic reputation and employer reputation categories.
RUDN has risen to the 28th position in the international ranking of environmentally friendly universities UI GreenMetric 2021 remaining the “greenest” university in Russia. This is the best result in the history of the university’s ranking participation since 2011. The list of the “greenest” universities was published on December 14. There are 956 universities from 80 countries, including 54 universities from Russia. The goal of the UI GreenMetric — assess universities according to campus development ecological sustainability and the energy-saving model of university management.