RUDN University - in the TOP - 300 of THE Impact Rankings 2020
The ranking takes into account the results for the four Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which scored the most points; SDG 17 “Partnership for the goals” is mandatory.
RUDN has the best result in “Decent Work and Economic Growth” (SDG 8) - 45th in the world. Also taken into account were “Good health and well-being” (SDG 3), “Peace, justice and strong institutions” (SDG 16).
The rating reveals how successfully universities work on the implementation of the goals set forth in the UN General Assembly resolution of September 25, 2015 “Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”. The document is characterized by a systematic and balanced approach to all three components of sustainable development: economic, social and environmental.
In total, 766 universities from 85 countries have been ranked.
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.