Published a rating of the best universities in the world academic ranking of world universities, known in Russia as the Shanghai ranking. He is considered one of the most prestigious and respected University “table of ranks”.

a thousand of the best universities in the world according to Shanghai ranking for the year 2020 were 11 Russian universities. Highest position – from Lomonosov Moscow state University: it took 93 place. Moscow University for 17 years is consistently in the “Golden” hundred universities in the world. The three leaders also Saint Petersburg state University (positions 301-400) and MIPT (the position of 401-500).The top-5 Russian part of the ranking ARWU also entered Novosibirsk University and MEPhI, the Ural Federal University.

“We are in the top 100 for us is the result, – commented on the results of the rating of the projector, Moscow state University, Leonid Gusev. – Compared to last year’s slight drop in 2019 we took 87 place in the world. But if you look at the last few previous years (93, 86, 87 and again in ’93 seats), all within the margin of error”.

According to Vice-rector for science of MIPT Vitalii Bagan, in General of the Shanghai academic ranking Moscow Institute retained its position in the top 500 and the third place among Russian universities.

– the Shanghai ranking as one of the criteria examines graduates-Nobel laureates. MFTI – the alma mater of two Nobel laureates Konstantin Novoselov and Andrey Geim, we actively cooperate with them, – said Vitaly Bagan “RG”. – Regularly out of joint scientific publications, Konstantin Novoselov, head of the Supervisory Board of the Center for Photonics and two-dimensional materials at MIPT. The Institute invests a lot to make this center was the key to Russia’s future technologies, two-dimensional microelectronics, sensorics, and biotechnology.

help the WG:

the ARWU Rating issued annually since 2003. Selection criteria of universities: number of alumni and staff winning Nobel prizes and fields medals awards, the number of cited researchers, articles published in the journals “Nature”and “Science” over the last 10 years, as well as articles with a high index of Science Citation Index – Expanded (SCIE) and Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI). The specificity of the Shanghai ranking is that universities do not prepare any “reports” specifically – all the data the company collects and analyzes independently.