RUR-2020: RUDN University takes 7th place among Russian universities and 4th in teaching quality
RUDN University showed the best indicators and positive dynamics in the categories “Research”, “International Diversity” and “Financial Sustainability”.
Among Russian universities, RUDN University is on the 7th line in the overall classification. The university took 4th place in terms of teaching quality. In total, the rating included 82 universities from Russia, including 19 participants of Project 5-100.
This year, RUR WUR - 2020 ranked 829 universities from 71 countries. Universities were evaluated on 20 indicators of four areas of activity: Teaching, Research, International diversity and Financial sustainability.
December 28, RUDN University Rector Oleg Yastrebov and QS World Merit Head of Partnerships Zoya Zaitseva signed an agreement on large-scale cooperation in achieving 17 sustainable development goals identified by the UN.
In a year, RUDN University rose from 43 to 31 place in the international QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia 2022. Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia showed the best results in international scientific relations, academic reputation and employer reputation categories.
RUDN has risen to the 28th position in the international ranking of environmentally friendly universities UI GreenMetric 2021 remaining the “greenest” university in Russia. This is the best result in the history of the university’s ranking participation since 2011. The list of the “greenest” universities was published on December 14. There are 956 universities from 80 countries, including 54 universities from Russia. The goal of the UI GreenMetric — assess universities according to campus development ecological sustainability and the energy-saving model of university management.