RUDN University – the greenest university in Russia. UI GreenMetric – 2017 ranking published
The list of 619 universities from 76 countries including 29 Russian universities has been published for the 8th time.
The aim of this ranking is to provide the result of online survey regarding the current condition and policies related to Green Campus and Sustainability in the Universities all over the world.
Assessment is done according to 6 criteria: Setting and infrastructure (SI), Energy and climate change (EC), Waste (WS), Water (WR), Transportation (TR) and Education (ED).
Compared to last year RUDN has improved in 5 criteria out of 6: Energy and climate change (EC), Waste (WS), Water (WR), Transportation (TR) and Education (ED).
The new list of federal innovation sites (FIS) of the Russian Federation includes 30 new organizations. Among them is the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia. This became possible thanks to the development of the Digital Preparatory Faculty of RUDN University.
RUDN rose to the 26th position in the UI GreenMetric 2022 ranking and confirmed the status of the “greenest” university in Russia. The ranking includes 1,050 world universities, of which 52 are Russian.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is represented in all 16 subject rankings and in five out of six subject profiles of the Expert Analytical Center ranking. RUDN University showed the best results in the following areas: “Ecology” and “Agriculture and Biological Sciences” — 1st place. “Mathematics”, “Chemistry”, “Artificial Intelligence”, “Renewable Energy” are in the TOP — 5 subject ranking. In total, 152 universities were ranked in 2022 (137 in 2021).