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People Friendship University

The Peoples' Friendship University of Russia is a unique university, a major internationally oriented educational and scientific center, widely known in the world for its achievements in the organization of the educational process, scientific research, international relations.

Within the walls of the Russian University of Friendship of Peoples, citizens from 145 to 152 countries of the world study and train on postgraduate forms of education every year.

About 27,000 students, postgraduates, residents and trainees from 152 countries of the world are studying at the PFUR. At the University there is a team of more than 4500 employees, of them - about 2300 teachers, including more than 500 professors and doctors of sciences, over 1200 associate professors and candidates of sciences.

For its 55-year history, the PFUR has gained worldwide fame and won a well-deserved reputation as a classical university, which for many years occupies the highest places among the best Russian universities and is rapidly rising in international rankings.

In the world ranking of QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) universities, in 2013, 2014 and 2015, PFUR is included in the TOP-500 of the best universities in the world (from Russia only 10 universities are in TOP-500).

According to the rating agency "Interfax" PFUR in 2011-2015 annually takes 4-6 places among all (more than 1000) Russian universities.

Peoples' Friendship University of Russia is included in TOP-100 universities of the BRICS countries according to Interfax News Agency in a joint project with the rating company Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). In the ranking of universities of Russia, CIS and Baltic countries compiled by them, PFUR ranked 7th in 2013, and in terms of "internationalization" PFUR ranked first among all universities of Russia, CIS and Baltic countries.

It should be noted that the University occupies high places in international and Russian scientific ratings due to the active scientific work of PFUR scientists. According to the Russian Scientific Citation Index (RINC) in terms of the number of scientific articles, the PFUR ranks 6th among all scientific and educational organizations of Russia (there are more than 10,500 of them), 4th among all higher educational institutions of the Russian Federation (more than 1,000), the third place - among universities in Moscow, and according to the citation index - 17th place in Russia and 5 place - in Moscow.

The PFUR takes an active part in the implementation of research and development work on priority scientific areas in close cooperation with many scientific research institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences and other leading scientific organizations of Russia, near and far abroad. Annually more than 30 dissertational councils of PFUR pass hundreds of defenses of candidate and doctoral dissertations.

Particular Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6
Tuition Fee 9050 USD 9050 USD 9050 USD 9050 USD 9050 USD 9050 USD
Hostel 900 USD 900 USD 900 USD 900 USD 900 USD 900 USD
Others* 2000 USD 300 USD 300 USD 300 USD 300 USD 300 USD
TOTAL 11950 USD 10250 USD 10250 USD0 10250 USD 10250 USD 10250 USD

*Others include cost towards Medical insurance, Resident permit extension, Text Books etc.