RUDN is first time in top-500 of QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020
RUDN is first time among the best universities of the world (top-500) in the category “Employability” of QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020.
“We are the only Russian university that systematically deals with the employment of international students and graduates. This year the International Club of Employers was created - this project was supported by representatives of 28 countries. It brings together leading universities, companies and alumni associations and now has 121 participants. We expect that by the end of the year this figure will double. In addition, every year RUDN University has over 300 partners from 44 countries in the field of graduate employment. Our students undergo internship in Europe, Latin America, and Asia - we have about 1,200 agreements. This was made possible thanks to the project “Through internship - to employment”. RUDN partners include Brunel oil and gas holding, Ernst & Young audit and consulting firm, the Renault Group automotive company, Samsung, the Abbott Chemical Pharmaceutical Corporation, Domodedovo Airport,” said RUDN Rector Vladimir Filippov.
The QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020 evaluates universities by five indicators: reputation among employers, achievement of graduates, interaction of employers with students, partnership with employers and the share of employed graduates.
April 13, 2022, at a meeting of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations (UN) in New York, Professor Aslan Abashidze, Head of the Department of International Law of RUDN Institute of Law was elected member of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights for the fourth time for four year (2023-2026).
On November 9, iHerb, the world’s largest retailer of vitamins, food supplements and healthy lifestyle products, signed an agreement with RUDN University, one of the leading Russian universities, on creating an International Innovation Research Center for Quality Control and Expert Research of Dietary Supplements. The agreement was signed by General Director of iHerb Russia Ilya Mikin and the Rector of RUDN University Oleg Yastrebov.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia and the Federal Reserve Center of the Ministry of Natural Resources of Russia signed a cooperation agreement. The partnership is aimed at achieving the indicators, objectives and results of the federal project “Conservation of biological diversity and development of ecological tourism” of the national project “Ecology”, including creating a staff training system for the protected areas of the Russian Federation.