«Students from 100 countries will live here», says Vladimir Filippov - RUDN Rector announcing the construction of an 18-storey student dorm

«Students from 100 countries will live here», says Vladimir Filippov - RUDN Rector announcing the construction of an 18-storey student dorm

In March, the first stone was laid in the foundation of a new student dorm on RUDN campus. The new building (total area 13,302,7 sq.m) will accommodate 568 students in 274 double or triple rooms. The dorm is due to be finished by September 2018.

In March, the first stone was laid in the foundation of a new student dorm on RUDN campus. The new building (total area 13,302,7 sq.m) will accommodate 568 students in 274 double or triple rooms. The dorm is due to be finished by September 2018.

RUDN Rector V.Filippov, First Vice-Rector E.Schesnyak, RUDN campus Mayor G.Kalidu and students from Asia, Africa, America, Europe and Middle East took part in the ceremony.

Students wearing national costumes put a message to the future residents to the time capsule. «Our university started in 1960 from just a few hundred students from 47 countries. Today RUDN is 30,000 students from 154 countries, 8,000 of which are residents of the dorms. We are sure that the new dorm will broaden the boarders and help more people discover the world in one university», - read President of the Campus student board Guisse Kalidu.

The building will be constructed on the area 867,6 sq.m. and will perfectly blend into the environment creating a positive image of student life. There will be specialized rooms for disabled people – for 7 people on the 1st floor and 10 people on the 2nd.

News
All news
About RUDN
29 Dec 2021
RUDN University and QS World Merit sign a memorandum of cooperation

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.

About RUDN
16 Dec 2021
RUDN University in the 31st place in the international QS EECA 2022 rankings

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.

About RUDN
16 Dec 2021
RUDN University entered the top-30 "greenest" universities in the world according to GreenMetric 2021 ranking

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.