Volleyball, Euro Valencia 2016 and our first gold medal! RUDN University women’s volleyball team won the World student tournament at Euro Valencia 2016
RUDN University team participated in the International festival of student sport in Spain and became the first Russian student team to win a gold medal.
Euro Valencia 2016 – sport event and a meeting point. The championship aims to encourage student sport and develop mutual understanding between students of different countries and cultures and form professional relations between future experts.
115 teams from 27 universities (including Top – 500 universities) participated: Aix-Marseille University (France), University of Sussex (Great Britain), Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT, Germany), La Universitat Politècnicade València (Spain), University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy), Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC, Italy), etc.
RUDN University team fought with the best volleyball teams from Romania, Italy, Serbia, Croatia and Germany to enter the finals with the team of Belgrade university and win with the score 3:0 becoming the winner of Euro Valencia 2016!
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.
THE University Impact Rankings analyzes the impact of higher education on the development of society and the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
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.