APIM delegation at RUDN
The delegation was headed by professor Rima Chadhuri, Faculty of Business communications. On the first day the Indian colleagues met Rector V.Filippov and Vice-Rector L.Efremova to discuss the MBA program «Management in healthcare» to be launched in September 2018. The guests also met representatives of the Institute of Comparative educational policy and RUDN Faculty of Economics. The parties discussed joint programs in the field of healthcare and education management, in particular international education management, which could be in demand in India. RUDN organized a big cultural program including a tour of University and a sightseeing tour of Moscow.
RUDN has long been cooperating with the leading Indian universities like Kerala Institute of medical sciences, D.Neru University, Gujarat Ayurvedic university, Pune University, Calicut University, University of English and foreign languages in Hyderabad, the Central Council for Ayurvedic research and the Himalayan Research and Cultural Foundation.
Since its foundation RUDN has graduated 1,382 students from India, among them Mr.Raghav, CEO of “Uralred-met”, Mr.Rajan, founder and President of the Association of RUDN graduates and friends in India, leading specialist of Kerala Institute of medical sciences, Director of the Center for traditional medicine, President of the Indian Association of clinical cardiologists and Gupta Sudhir, President of Amtel, founder of 40 scholarships for RUDN students. Currently there are 47 Indian students at RUDN, including 28 people at the Medical Institute, 4 at the Faculty of Economics, 3 at the Philological faculty, 2 at the Faculty of Humanitarian and Social Sciences, 1 at the Institute of Space Technologies, 1 at IHBiT and 8 postdoc students.
In October, experts from 140 countries gathered in Uzbekistan for the session of the General Assembly of the UN World Tourism Organization UNWTO. Russia was represented by teachers from RUDN Institute of Hotel Business and Tourism (IHBiT).
Union Minister for Science and Technology, Dr. Myo Thein Kyaw and Union Minister for Electric Power U Nyan Tun visited RUDN on the delegation of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. The parties discussed the possibility of expanding cooperation in the field of technical areas and talked with students from Myanmar about their academic progress.
In September, a Cuban delegation comprising heads of 13 Cuban universities of the Republic of Cuba arrived in Russia to participate in the V Forum of University Rectors of Russia and Cuba. September 22, the Cuban delegation visited RUDN University.