Universities in Russia
- Rankings & Reviews -

Russia
267 out of 382
  • Universities in Russia
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
25
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Russia
  • (20 institution and 5 subject rankings)
21
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Russia
  • Among TOP 200

For business studies see our separate ranking of business schools in Russia

Latest ranking updates related to universities in Russia
  • 18 Mar, 2021: New edition of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. 133 universities in Russia ranked.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Latest QS World University Rankings By Subject (Medicine) from British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK. 147 universities from Russia appear in this ranking.
  • 01 Mar, 2021: New edition of THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education. 42 universities in Russia ranked.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: UniRank 4icu - World Ranking updated with Moscow State University ranked highest among 2 listed universities in Russia.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Russia

Physics
#24 
Moscow State University
Linguistics
#24 
Moscow State University
Philosophy
#41 
Moscow State University
Mechanical Engineering
#51 
Tomsk Polytechnic University
Medicine
#251 
Moscow State University
Agriculture & Forestry
#351 
Russian State Agricultural University

Rankings of universities in Russia 2021

#1

Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (38 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #281 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #437 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Moscow State University

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  • #1 
  • #174 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #74 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #101 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 19 September, 2019]


#3

National Research University Higher School of Economics

Student satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0 (14 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #298 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #446 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

National Research Nuclear University MEPI

  • #6 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #314 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #435 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

Novosibirsk State University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (30 reviews)
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  • #11 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #228 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #396 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#6

Tomsk State University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (78 reviews)
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  • #9 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #250 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #441 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#7

St. Petersburg State University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (126 reviews)
  • #12 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #225 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #382 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#8

Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University

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  • #4 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #401 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #387 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#9

Bauman Moscow State Technical University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (97 reviews)
  • #5 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #282 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #546 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#10

ITMO University

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (90 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #360 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #467 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#11

Kazan Federal University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (183 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #370 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #451 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#12

Tomsk Polytechnic University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (220 reviews)
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  • #14 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #401 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #487 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#13

Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

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  • #13 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #326 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #551 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#14

Ural Federal University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (19 reviews)
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  • #22 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #331 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #500 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#15

Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (60 reviews)
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  • #25 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #601 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #571 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#16

Far Eastern Federal University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (33 reviews)
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  • #39 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #17 
  • #493 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #587 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#17

National University of Science and Technology "MISIS"

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (65 reviews)
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  • #16 
  • #428 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #23 
  • #550 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #1006 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#18

Southern Federal University

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  • #15 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #591 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #43 
  • #592 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#19

Saint-Petersburg Mining University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (37 reviews)
  • #7 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #540 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#20

Chernyshevsky Saratov State University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (44 reviews)
  • #28 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #521 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #45 
  • #593 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#21

Novosibirsk State Technical University

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  • #31 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #25 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #73 
  • #619 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#22

South Ural State University

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (12 reviews)
  • #16 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #39 
  • #588 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#23

MGIMO University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (347 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #348 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #102 
  • #637 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #191 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 19 September, 2019]


#24

Siberian Federal University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
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  • #40 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #552 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#25

Voronezh State University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (118 reviews)
  • #23 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #30 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #69 
  • #617 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#26

Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radioelectronics

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (67 reviews)
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  • #19 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #87 
  • #626 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #14 
  • #1192 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#27

Altai State University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (48 reviews)
  • #19 
  • #571 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #30 
  • #575 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #35 
  • #2741 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#28

Irkutsk State University

  • #20 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #86 
  • #625 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #2176 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#29

Samara University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (122 reviews)
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  • #37 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #576 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #1717 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#30

Plekhanov Russian University of Economics

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (36 reviews)
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  • #24 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #48 
  • #598 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 19 September, 2019]


#31

Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (38 reviews)
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  • #18 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #41 
  • #591 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #51 
  • #3081 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#32

Saint Petersburg State Electrotechnical University

  • #23 
  • #701 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #64 
  • #613 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #32 
  • #2198 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#33

Samara State Technical University

  • #38 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #55 
  • #603 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #20 
  • #1506 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#34

North-Eastern Federal University

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (4 reviews)
  • #30 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #79 
  • #623 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #47 
  • #2908 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#35

Bashkir State University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (54 reviews)
  • #29 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #111 
  • #644 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #41 
  • #2668 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#36

Belgorod State University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (89 reviews)
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  • #32 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #40 
  • #590 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #401 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]


#37

Kazan National Research Technological University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #24 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #77 
  • #622 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #28 
  • #401 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]

#38

Perm State Technical University

  • #34 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #105 
  • #639 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #32 
  • #401 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]


#39

Russian National Research Medical University

Student satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0 (4 reviews)
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  • #36 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #25 
  • #551 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #33 
  • #401 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]


#40

Ufa State Aviation Technical University

  • #21 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #109 
  • #643 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #41 
  • #501 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]


#41

Perm State University

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  • #35 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #65 
  • #614 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #39 
  • #501 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]


#42

Skolkovo Institute of Science & Technology

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  • #5 
  • #401 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #741 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #529 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#43

Russian State University of Oil and Gas

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (123 reviews)
  • #17 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #2411 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #401 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]


#44

Samara State University

  • #20 
  • #591 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #86 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]
  • #22 
  • #105 
QS EECA University Rankings - Emerging Europe & Central Asia
[Published 16 December, 2020]

#45

Moscow Aviation Institute (National Research University)

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  • #26 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #351 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #105 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#46

Moscow School of Economics, Lomonosov Moscow State University

  • #1 
  • #194 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #285 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]

#47

Moscow Institute of Electronic Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (30 reviews)
  • #27 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #201 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]
  • #54 
  • #231 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#48

Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University

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  • #18 
  • #530 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #1321 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #1503 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#49

Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (60 reviews)
  • #106 
  • #641 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #1681 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #25 
  • #2284 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]


#50

Omsk State Technical University

  • #33 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #401 
THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 01 March, 2021]
  • #48 
  • #211 
QS EECA University Rankings - Emerging Europe & Central Asia
[Published 16 December, 2020]

#51

Russian State University for the Humanities

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  • #27 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #99 
  • #636 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #50 
  • #211 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]


#52

Tomsk State Pedagogical University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (26 reviews)
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  • #72 
  • #619 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #22 
  • #1573 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #2489 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#53

Moscow State Pedagogical University

  • #16 
  • #522 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #28 
  • #1963 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #60 
  • #261 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#54

Yaroslavl State University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (26 reviews)
  • #118 
  • #651 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #25 
  • #1715 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #85 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#55

Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #113 
  • #646 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #35 
  • #2270 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #57 
  • #241 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#56

Ulyanovsk State University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #80 
  • #623 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #34 
  • #2249 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #63 
  • #291 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#57

Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (116 reviews)
  • #47 
  • #598 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #35 
  • #153 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]
  • #31 
  • #157 
QS EECA University Rankings - Emerging Europe & Central Asia
[Published 16 December, 2020]


#58

Far Eastern State Transport University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #66 
  • #615 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #30 
  • #2080 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #88 
  • #3733 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#59

Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Volgograd branch

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (254 reviews)
  • #74 
  • #619 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #1803 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #99 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#60

Volgograd State University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (76 reviews)
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  • #62 
  • #612 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #56 
  • #3301 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #53 
  • #211 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#61

Ogarev Mordovia State University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (23 reviews)
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  • #112 
  • #645 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #55 
  • #3293 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #58 
  • #241 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#62

North Caucasus Federal University

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  • #107 
  • #642 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #53 
  • #3228 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #55 
  • #231 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#63

Dagestan State University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #132 
  • #679 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #38 
  • #2412 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #72 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#64

St. Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (78 reviews)
  • #84 
  • #624 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #44 
  • #2729 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #68 
  • #301 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#65

Penza State University

Student satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #98 
  • #635 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #48 
  • #2911 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #78 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#66

Kazan State Power Engineering University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (61 reviews)
  • #70 
  • #619 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #39 
  • #2502 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #119 
  • #4548 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#67

Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University

Student satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0 (6 reviews)
  • #81 
  • #624 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #40 
  • #2604 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #41 
  • #2958 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#68

Vladimir State University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (8 reviews)
  • #120 
  • #652 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #45 
  • #2835 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #84 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#69

Petrozavodsk State University

Student satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
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  • #54 
  • #602 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #60 
  • #3585 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #61 
  • #261 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]

#70

National Research University Moscow Power Engineering Institute

  • #95 
  • #633 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #33 
  • #141 
QS University Rankings BRICS
[Published 06 May, 2019]
  • #37 
  • #170 
QS EECA University Rankings - Emerging Europe & Central Asia
[Published 16 December, 2020]


Russia Key Facts for International Students

Time: GMT +3 — GTM +12

Telephone country code: +7

  • Religion:
  • Orthodox  42%
  • Islam  7%
  • Christian Denominations  5%
  • Paganism  1%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  38%
  • Other religions: Buddhism, Hinduism  7%
  • Largest cities in Russia:
  • 1. Moscow: 10,400,000
  • 2. St Petersburg: 5,000,000
  • 3. Novosibirsk: 1,400,000
  • 4. Yekaterinburg: 1,350,000
  • 5. Nizhny Novgorod: 1,300,000

Largest international airport in Russia:

Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO): 40.093.000 Passengers/Year; 6 Terminals; 27 km. from Moscow city center

Nobel prize laureates:
Vitaly L. Ginzburg (P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute, 2003)
 
Zhores Alferov (A.F. Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute, 2000)
 
Ivan Pavlov (Military Medical Academy, 1904)

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Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology ranks #1 in Russia in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Russia Moscow State University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 26 rankings where Moscow State University is listed.

Moscow State University is ranked best in Russia for Natural Sciences (Physics). See all rankings for the Moscow State University.

Moscow State University is ranked best in Russia for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the Moscow State University.

Moscow State University is ranked best in Russia for Social Studies & Humanities (Philosophy). See all rankings for the Moscow State University.

Tomsk Polytechnic University is ranked best in Russia for Engineering (Mechanical Engineering). See all rankings for the Tomsk Polytechnic University.

Moscow State University is ranked best in Russia for Medicine & Health (Medicine). See all rankings for the Moscow State University.

Russian State Agricultural University is ranked best in Russia for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the Russian State Agricultural University.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS 50 under 50:
Based on the QS World University rankings methodology, the top 50 universities that are under 50 years old.

Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS EECA University Rankings - Emerging Europe & Central Asia:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 10%
Papers per faculty 10%
International research network 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings BRICS:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 20%
Staff with a PhD 10%
Papers per faculty 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -Young University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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