The territory of the future. Career area: RUDN students met with employers
About 40 Russian and foreign companies of various kinds met with RUDN students. Among the participants are Renault Group, BGS Group, DOMODEDOVO, Danone, PepsiCo, KMPG, Miratorg, Job for arabists, Coffeemania, Vedomosti, LUKOIL, Kelly Services, Nortex and others. Employers talked about how to start the path of professional realization, how to successfully get a job and climb the career ladder, how to work abroad and how many languages you need to know. So, knowledge of English, according to company representatives, is a mandatory item in the resume. Proficiency in other languages gives an undeniable advantage in the labor market - the international personnel holding Kelly Services and Solidarity Bank are interested in finding jobs with knowledge of the Chinese language.
In addition to the stand exhibition, students also attended masterclasses from specialized experts in the hotel business, IT, the international educational agency and the chemical industry.
Amalia Barykina, regional director of City Life IT service company, spoke about modern Internet technologies for the development of the hotel business - discount and cashback services, and at a meeting with representatives of the Study British English Company educational agency, students learned about the possibilities of language internships and programs abroad.
Career Days have become productive for both students and companies. RUDN University has entered into cooperation agreements with the international pharmaceutical company Servier, the international consulting company CBRE, as well as the IT company Common. Partner companies will provide open vacancies for students and graduates of the university.
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.