Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN)

Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (RUDN) is one of the biggest and leading universities, has the status of the University of a Federal Level.  Peoples' Friendship University was founded on 5 February, 1960 by the USSR Government. On 22 February, 1961, the University was named after Patrice Lumumba - one of the symbols of the African peoples' fight for independence.

The university is generally situated in the south-west of Moscow.

The main peculiarity of RUDN is its multinationality: there are representatives of 450 nationalities from 158 countries of the world among students, postgraduates and probationers. In the rooms of the hostels there observed an international principle: representatives of different nationalities study and live together. Totally about 30 000 students and postgraduates study here.

Many students are members of national student associations, as well as student councils of faculties, hostels and campus. They are also actively involved in the work of the Women's committee, «Druzhba» sport club and other international organizations, which assist students in solving various problems, hold numerous national and international exhibitions , festivals, sport competitions and other cultural and social events. The University has adopted Codes of Honor for teachers, students and employees.

There are the following departments at the university:

  • Agrarian faculty:
    • Veterinary
    • Landscape design
    • Standardization and certification


  • Faculty of Humanitarian and social sciences:
    • Public administration


  • Engineering faculty:
    • Economics and management at enterprises (trade-wise)
    • Automobiles and motor industry
  • Faculty of the Russian language and general educational disciplines
  • Medical faculty:
    • Medical business (intramural)
    • Dentistry (intramural)
    • Pharmaceutics (intramural and extramural)
    • Nurse business (extramural)
  • Faculty of Science:
    • Radio physics and electronics
  • Philological faculty:
    • Public relations
  • Ecological faculty
  • Faculty of Economics:



o   Financial economics

o   Economy of firms and branch markets

o   International trade (PFUR together with The National Instituteof Science, Technology and Management - France)

o   International trade (PFUR together with the National State university of revenue service of the Ukraine)



o   International management

o   International projects management (PFUR together with The National Institute of Science, Technology and Management - France)

o   International marketing

  • Faculty of Law:
    • Law
    • International law
  • Institute of Hospitality business and tourism:


o   Social and cultural service and tourism


o   Tourism

o   Hospitality business

o   Restaurant business

  • Institute of foreign languages:


o   Social pedagogy

  • Institute of international programs:

Specialty «Law»


  • State law
  • Civil law
  • Criminal law
  • International law

Specialty «Public administration»


  • Civil service
  • Regional administration
  • Penalty service management

Specialty «Journalism»

  • Institute of World economy and business:


  • World Economy


  • Economy, international economic activity organization and management
  • International financial and monetary credit relations


  • Advertizing


  • Advertising management
  • PR in advertizing

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