Peoples' Friendship University of Russia
or Российский Университет Дружбы Народов
higher education institution in Russia.
Peoples' Friendship University of Russia - Description
Today Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is one of the leading state higher educational institutions of Russia. It is the only university in the world every year uniting students from 140 countries. The University has a multiprofile structure of faculties and majors, typical for classical universities of the world. More than 77 thousand graduates of the University work in 170 countries, among them more than 5500 holders of PhD and Doctorate degrees. Specialists are prepared in 62 majors and lines of study. More than 29 thousand graduate and postgraduate students from 140 countries are currently studying at the university. They represent more than 450 nationsand nationalities of the world. TRADITIONS OF PFUR Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia has inherited the traditions of classical universities and develops its own as well. Academic freedom. University and faculties Academic Councils independently determine lines of study; Departments and teaching staff independently implement various forms and methods of education; Elective disciplines take up the most significant part of curricula. International cooperation. PFUR was founded as an international university and preserves the traditions of international cooperation, developing international ties, promoting students and teachers exchange with dozens of universities in Asia, Africa and Latin America, as well...