Star Status Upgrade
The international QS Stars ranking has assigned 5 quality stars to RUDN. Peoples' Friendship University of Russia has the highest scores for six out of eight indicators. The breakthrough occurred, in particular, in “Employability”. Significantly increased results are witnessed in the category "Teaching" - by 3 points. The success of RUDN University in the field of "Academic Development" ensured 2nd place among all Russian universities.
A total of 13 Russian universities are included in the QS Stars ranking, and only 3 of them have 5 stars: RUDN University, MGIMO and Plekhanov Economic University.
QS Stars ranking results are announced every 3 years. Positions will be updated following the results of 2020-2023.
In 2016, RUDN University received 5 stars in 5 categories, but the overall condition was rated as 4.
Preliminary results for 4 out of 11 subject rankings of THE World University Rankings by Subject 2022 have become known. RUDN University is represented in three of them: “Natural Sciences”, “Life Sciences” and “Medicine”.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia has risen to position 601-800 in the Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2022 (THE WUR 2022). The list includes only 1,662 universities in the world, 60+ of them are Russian.
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.