RUDN strengthens its position among the best universities in the world
RUDN has strengthened its position in the THE World University Rankings by Subject 2021 — the university is presented in 9 directions.
RUDN University has also been presented in 6 THE subject rankings for several years. This year — in the following positions:
- “Business and Economics” — 501-600
- “Social Sciences” — 501-600
- “Computer Science” — 501-600
- “Medicine and Health” — 601+
- “Natural Sciences” — 601-800
- “Engineering and Technology” — 601-800
Positions are assessed by 13 performance indicators grouped in 5 areas: “Teaching”, “Research”, “Citations”, “International outlook” and “Industry Income”.
In “Education” RUDN University showed the best result due to achievements in 3 indicators: “Proportion of international students” (99.7 scores), “Staff — to — student ratio ” (79.8 scores) and “Citations” (74.9 scores) .
In “Arts and Humanities”, RUDN University showed positive dynamics in terms of “Citations” (96.4 scores) and “Proportion of international students” (89.3 scores).
In “Life Sciences” RUDN entered the ranking according to the indicators “Proportion of international students” (95.6 scores) and “Proportion of international staff” (61 scores).
“At the Agrarian and Technological Institute, we focus on international research and academic projects and work with leading scientists in the world. Among our staff soil scientists Yakov Kuzyakov and Evgenia Blagodatskaya, who received the Web of Science Clarivate Awards as the most cited scientists in the field of Agriculture and Forestry. We have established a center for ‘Smart Technologies for Sustainable Development of the Urban Environment in the Context of Global Changes’, where the Nobel laureate Ricardo Valentini (Italy) works. Our summer school for soil scientists ‘From Sea to Sea’ has been gathering 40-50 participants from Russia, Austria, USA, Georgia, India, Kazakhstan and China for 2 years. This year, the school’s lecturers were famous soil scientists, climatologists, biologists from France, Germany, Italy, Australia and the United States,” says Elvira Dovletyarova, Director of the Agricultural and Technological Institute.
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.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia has strengthened its position in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022. RUDN University is 126th in the world in “Employment of graduates”.