“Natural Sciences”, “Life Sciences” and “Medicine and Health” of RUDN University are among the best in the world
In the subject rankings of THE RUDN University this year is in the following positions:
- “Natural Sciences” — 301-400
- “Life Sciences” — 501-600
- “Medicine” — 601+
The ranking assesses 13 performance indicators in 5 categories: “Teaching”, “Research”, “Citation”, “International outlook” and “Income from industry”.
In “Natural Sciences”, RUDN University has improved its positions by 200 points during one year. This was due to a significant increase in “Research reputation”, as well as the maximum score on the indicator “Number of publications per one faculty member” (74 points). The university showedpositive dynamics in 12 indicators.
In “Life Sciences”, the university was ranked among the best in the world in terms of the share of international students (96 points) and the share of foreign faculty members (72.6 points). RUDN University also showed positive dynamics in terms of “Ratio of applicants who defended PhD and doctoral dissertations, and the number of academic staff”, “Number of publications per academic staff member” and “Share of foreign academic staff”.
In “Medicine”, RUDN University scored the maximum number of points in terms of “Share of international students” (99.7 points), “Ratio of applicants who defended PhD and doctoral dissertations, and the number of academic staff” (94.6 points). There is also a positive trend in terms of reputation indicators.
The results of other 7 subject rankings will be released later — in October and November 2021.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia entered the top 150 best universities in the world according to the Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings 2022 (THE Emerging Economies 2022), moving up 35 positions and taking the 144th place.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is one of the world’s leading universities in the field of Social Sciences. This became known after the publication of the THE World University Rankings by Subject 2022: Social Sciences. In Social Sciences RUDN University is in the group 401-500. The university improved its positions by 100 points during one year.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is represented in two subject rankings of THE World University Rankings by Subject 2022: Engineering and Technology in the 501-600 group and Computer Science in the 601-800 group.