RUDN University


  • Moscow is the capital and the biggest city of Russia.
  • RUDN University is the leader among the Russian higher education institutions in the percentage of international students in international rankings. Over 9000 students from 158 countries of the world, representatives of 500 nationalities. RUDN is among TOP-100 of Times Higher Education Rankings in the number of international students.
  • RUDN University is one of the best world class universities in Russia ranked by Times Higher Education World University Rankings, QS World University Rankings and Round University Ranking. The University is among the leaders in categories “International students” and “Student-to-staff ration” and the greenest university in Russia according to UI GreenMetric Ranking. RUDN is the first university in Russia to get 5 QS stars in 5 ranking categories.
  • Over 300 technical, scientific, medical, economic, humanitarian programs, 176 joint international educational programmes, Double diploma programmes.
  • 6 Faculties, 10 Institutes, 1 Academy.
  • More than 200 laboratories and 40 scientific and educational centres in interdisciplinary fields of study.
  • Over 20 kinds of scholarships for the best students.
  • Interactive character of the educational process: case-studies, business games.
  • RUDN has the biggest campus in Russia with territory of 50ha, 14 dorms, it is recognized as the “greenest university” in Russia by UI GreenMetric World University Ranking.
  • Own stadium for 3000 seats, 2 game halls of 680 square meters each, gyms, 2 basketball and 1 volleyball court, a 200-meter indoor track for track and field, 15 tennis courts,
    A football and hockey box, a ski depot for 350 pairs of skis, an aerobics hall, 4 football fields.
  • TV studio: RUDN University (in Russian) и RUDN University World (in English).
  • About 120 national student associations and over 2000 student organizations.
  • In 2010 the University got the UNESCO gold medal for its contribution to the training of personnel for developing countries of the world.
  • In 1975 RUDN was awarded the Order of Friendship of People for its services in training specialists for Asia, Africa, Latin America.
  • RUDN is the sole University in Russia, promotive of further employment of both Russian and foreign graduates.
  • More than 200 000 RUDN University graduates work in 170 countries of the world. One can find presidents, prime-ministers, MPs, scientists and businessmen, public figures among them.