International Olympiad of the "Global Universities" Association

International Olympiad of the "Global Universities" Association

Dear foreign students of RUDN University and other universities in Russia and abroad!

I welcome you at the page of International Olympiad of the «Global Universities» Association for applicants of master programs held by RUDN together with other leading universities of Russia! Every Olympiad is a unique chance to show yourself, test your opportunities and apply accumulated knowledge in solving practical problems. Winning in the Olympiad of the «Global Universities» Association means that you do not only receive a unique opportunity to study in one of the leading universities in the country, but also build a solid grounding for a rewarding career in the chosen sphere.

I hope to see you among our students!

Vladimir Filippov
Rector of the RUDN University
Academician of the Russian Academy of Education, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Professor

Who can participate

Foreign citizens, stateless persons, and compatriots living abroad who already have a Bachelor's degree or get a Bachelor’s degree in 2020.

Olympiad prize-winners

Top 25% participants with the highest score (after two rounds) on the ranked list


Russian and English



Hurry up to register and fill out all the information you need to participate in the Open Doors.

Portfolio filling

Prepare your portfolio. All research papers, certificates, awards and honors that you have ever received are of value. Please include all achievements in the selected subject area in your portfolio to increase your chances of success.

Deadline for portfolio submission

You will not be able to edit your portfolio after the deadline. While waiting for the result of your portfolio review, you can use a system of automatic assessment to estimate your approximate score. The system will be available in your personal account.

Grading of the portfolios

Announcement of the portfolio competition results

Final round

Winners of the portfolio competition are welcome to participate in the final round in the selected subject area.

Grading of the final round of the competition

Announcement of the final round results

Appeal process

Announcement of the Open Doors winners

"Biology" profile


Agricultural Production (Agroprocessing)
Organic Farming
Veterinary and sanitary examination
Veterinary and Sanitary Expertise
Modern Biotechnologies in Animal Production
Landscape architecture
Landscape Architecture
"Computer & Data Science" profile

Computer & Data Science

Fundamental computer science and IT
Management in technical systems
“Mathematics & Artificial intelligence” profile

Mathematics & Artificial intelligence

Applied mathematics and IT
Civil engineering
Land Management and Cadastres
Land use Management and Cadasters
"Business & Management" profile

"Business & Management" profile

Advertising and public relations
Advertising and Public Relations
Business Communication Management
Applied International Journalism (in English)
Modern International Journalism
Organization of Information Production
Ecology and nature management
Economics of natural resources management (Environmental economics
Environmental Management
Environmental Management (within the Network University of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Expertise of ecological safety of environmental management
ecycling of Production and Consumption Wastes
International Management
International Marketing
International Projects Management
Management Consulting in Agro-industrial Complex
Personnel management in a cross-cultural environment
Public Administration
Planning and Management of Urban Development (Municipal Development
Intercultural Communication in Tourism
Planning and Development of Tourism
Planning and Development of Tourism at the State Level
"Politics & International Studies" profile

"Politics & International Studies"

Foreign Regional Studies
Regional Studies (China Studies
Regional Studies (Middle East Studies
Regional Studies (Russia and the CIS Studies
Regional Studies within USCO Framework
Regional Studies: Еuropean Studies
International relations
Global Security and Development Cooperation
International Relations
World Policy: Conceptual Frameworks and Intercultural Interaction (with the Madrid University of Complutensee
World Politics (with the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation
World Politics: Conceptual Foundations and Intercultural Interaction
World Politics: Conceptual Frameworks and Intercultural Interaction (with the CIS Networking University)
World Politics: Global Politics: Globalization and Conflicts (with the Beijing University of Foreign Languages
History and Dialogue of Culture
History of Russia in XIX – early XXI century
Modern Trends of History of Russia and China: Comparative Approach (with the Shandong University)
World History and Mass Communication
Political science
Political Problems of the Globalized World
Political Institutes, Processes and Technologies
Political Problems of the Globalized World (with the Shandong University)
Political Science (with the Pierre Mendes France University
Public Administration (with the Pierre Mendes France University
Public Administration (with the University of Potsdam
The Political Problems of European Integration (with the Institute of Political Studies of the University of Bordeaux
Administrative Law; Administrative Procedure
Civil Law, Family Law, Business Law Private International Law
Civil Process, Arbitration Process
Constitutional Law, Constitutional Proceedings
Corporate Lawyer
Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Criminalistics
Criminal Law, Criminology, Criminalistics (CIS Network University
Energy Law
Forensic Expert Activities in Law Enforcement
International Law
International Law (CIS Network University
International Private Law
Judicial Power, Public Prosecutor's Supervision, Organization of Law Enforcement, Lawyers and Notaries
Legal Support and Counselling of Local Self-government Bodies
The Organization and Leal Regulation of Public Procurement
Theory and History of State and Law; Comparative Legal Research
“Psychology" profile


Psycho-pedagogical education
Psycho-Pedagogical Principles of Organizational and Managerial Activities
Integrative Technologies in Practical Psychology
Psychological Сounseling
Knowledge and values: transformations in changing world
Philosophy: Dialogue of Cultures (with the Shandong University
Arts and Humanities
Cultural Heritage: Research and Management (with the University of the Balearic Islands)
Social Processes and Social Management
Sociology of Management and Social Management
Sociology of Management and Social Management (with the Shandong University)
State and Municipal Management
Theory, Methodology and Methods of Sociology: History and Contemporaneity
"Physics" profile


Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
Operation of transport and technological machines and complexes
Power engineering
Design and technological support of machine-building production
Nanotechnology and microsystem technology
“Linguistics & Modern Languages” profile

Linguistics & Modern Languages

Communication Theory and International Public Relations (PR)
Communication Theory and International Public Relations (PR)
Communication Theory and International Public Relations (PR) - International Business Communication
Communication Theory and Simultaneous Interpretation
Methods of Teaching Languages. Translation Studies, Simultaneous Interpretation
Literature Studies
Russia-Europe: Languages and Culture (with the University of Bordeaux Michel Montaigne)
Russian as a Foreign Language
Theoretical and Applied Linguistics (in English)
"Chemistry" profile


Biochemical Technology and Nanotechnology
Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds
"Economics" profile


Foreign Economic Activity
International Business (in English)
International Finance and Banks
The Real Estate Economics in Agroindustrial Complex
The Real Estate Economics in Agroindustrial Complex (in English)

Contact details of the organizing Committee of the Olympiad
Address: Moscow, Myasnitskaya, 20. E-mail: Website:

International Students Support and Recruitment Department

Spiridonova Elena
+7 (499) 936-85-15 ext.: 1609

Office for European & American countries
+7 (495) 433-73-96; +7 (985) 120-36-82 ext.: 1192

Office for Asian countries
+7 (495) 787-38-03 ext.: 1784

Office for African countrie
+7 (495) 433-73-87 ext.: 1321

Office for Middle East & North African countries
 +7 (495) 433-73-97; +7 (909) 675-69-46 ext.: 2185

Office for CIS and Baltics countrie
+7 (499) 936-85-62 ext.: 2562

All news
06 Jul
"Gold" and "Silver": future ecologists of RUDN University bypassed 48 participants in the International Interpreting Competition

The third-year bachelor students in Ecology and Nature Management Shkopkina Angelina and Mustafina Kamila who are also mastering the professional conversion course "Translator" at the Institute of Environmental Engineering not only had the opportunity to show all their language skills and abilities, but also to become the best in interpreting among 48 other participants in the International Interpreting Competition in Minsk (the Republic of Belarus).

04 Jul
Geographic information systems, field mapping and laboratory analysis… Students from Nigeria are the best at the conference in Mendeleev university

4 days of work, 4 sections, 270 participants — RUDN University environmentalists from Nigeria won the competition of young scientists in the nomination “Best poster report” among the participants of the conference at the Russian University of Chemical Technology named after D. Mendeleev.

30 Jun
Semantic uncertainty, the theory of prototypes and language games: topics of the lecture “Philosophical foundations of “semantic uncertainty” in translation”

On June 27, within the framework of academic and methodological online seminar of the Foreign Languages Department of the Agrarian and Technological Institute of RUDN University, invited lector Angelo Loreti (Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy of Language and Communication, Faculty of Philosophy, Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU)) spoke on “Philosophical foundations of “semantic indeterminacy” in translation”.