RUDN University in the Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2021
RUDN University in the 201-300 group is represented in all 17 categories and is included in the top 100 in Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions (51) and Decent Work and Economic Growth (76).
This year, THE Impact Rankings 2021 ranked almost twice as many universities — more than 1,100 from 98 countries, 86 of them from Russia.
“Last year, RUDN University was in four categories for the sustainable development goals ‘Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions’, ‘Decent Work and Economic Growth’, ‘Good Health and Wellbeing’, ‘Partnership for the Goals’. This year we are represented in all 17 categories. In two categories we are in the top 100: ‘Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions’ ‘Decent Work and Economic Growth’. In particular, this became possible thanks to the research of RUDN University scientists and the university’s contribution to the achievement of the UN sustainable development goals”, said Oleg Yastrebov, Rector of RUDN University.
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.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is among the top 200 universities according to the Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings 2021 (THE Emerging Economies 2021).
Only 606 leading world universities were honored to be on the list.
The QS ranking agency has presented the QS WUR by Subject 2021 rankings — lists of the best universities in the world in specific subjects. RUDN has shown rapid growth in the areas of “Modern Languages”, “Linguistics”, “Mathematics”, “Economics and Econometrics” and “Chemistry”, and for the first time entered the list of the best in the world in the subjects “Oil and Gas Business”, “Law”, " Business and Management “, and “Computer Science”.