ROSCOSMOS and RUDN University. Cooperation agreement
July 28, 2016, Roscosmos state corporation and RUDN University signed an agreement on long term strategic cooperation.
July 28, 2016, Roscosmos state corporation and RUDN University signed an agreement on long term strategic cooperation. Igor Komarov, Roscosmos General Director met Vladimir Filippov, RUDN Rector and Alexander Chursin, Director of RUDN Institute of Space Technologies to discuss joint plans, training staff for Roscosmos and involving RUDN researchers and academics in Roscosmos programs.
The plan will be realized by RUDN Institute of Space Technologies created in 2013 for fulfilling Roscosmos research, education and foreign economic activity tasks.
Roscosmos and RUDN are planning to create forecast methodology of strategic directions of innovation development and assessment of the world market of space production.
The parties coordinated RUDN and Roscosmos joint plan for 2016-2017 and appointed responsible persons. They also discussed plans of developing the International Marketing Center set up by Roscosmos and RUDN University. Heads of Roscosmos and RUDN also agreed on continuing work with TsNIIMASH, Agat organization and Tekhnomash- companies doing joint research with RUDN University.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia has become the best among Russian universities in the international ARWU (Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects) ranking in Agriculture. RUDN University entered this ranking for the first time and immediately found itself among 201-300 best. The university also shot up 100 positions in Mathematics.
According to the ranking of the best universities in the world QS World University Rankings 2022, RUDN University has risen by 9 positions and took the 317th place.
THE University Impact Rankings analyzes the impact of higher education on the development of society and the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.