Members of the International Expert Council impressed by the new RUDN slogan
21 February, RUDN hosted an on-line meeting of the International Expert Council where Rector Filippov presented draft report on the realization of «5-100» academic excellence program in 2016.
21 February, RUDN hosted an on-line meeting of the International Expert Council where Rector Filippov presented draft report on the realization of «5-100» academic excellence program in 2016. The IEC members highly estimated the work of the University in 2016, commented on the report and congratulated RUDN on the new slogan.
«I want to congratulate those who invented the slogan «Discover the whole world in one university». It’s a good job! It well reflects the spirit of the university», said President of the International Observatory on academic ranking and excellence, Doctor Honoris Causa Jan Sadlak.
Hans de Wit, Director of Boston College Center for international higher education stressed that he supported RUDN new positioning.
«It is a very good slogan and I like the logo as well. It reflects very well what you are aiming at. You want to move from quantity to quality. It is not the number of student that matters but their proficiency. It is a very correct way. You have already done a lot for your international reputation».
The next on-line meeting of the IEC will take place in June, while in October the IEC will meet in Moscow.
June 21, RUDN Rector Oleg Yastrebov and the head of Roskachestvo Maxim Protasov signed a cooperation agreement.
RUDN University has risen from 401 to 361 place in the international RUR World University Ranking 2022 over the year. Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia entered the top 100 universities in terms of “Teaching Quality”, ranking 95th in the world and 8th among Russian universities. In total, 1,024 universities were ranked in 2022 (869 in 2021).
RUDN University was included in the list of winners in “Our Legends” nomination of the 50 Legendary Brands award from the “Komsomolskaya Pravda” media group. The people’s jury is more than 5 million readers of “Komsomolskaya Pravda” determined who was worthy of the award.