31 universities from Russia in the list of the best universities in the world
According to the latest list prepared by QS World University Ranking, 31 universities from Russia entered this year among the best universities in the world. The number of Russian universities on the list has increased from 18 to 31 in the past six years.
"Russian universities have been showing such good results for the first time in 15 years in terms of scientific indicators," said Zoya Zaytseva, QS Regional Manager for Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
Among the top universities on the list are Moscow, Novosibirsk State Universities, Moscow National University of Science and Technology, St. Petersburg. St. Petersburg Mining University, Russia National Nuclear Research University (MEPhI).
Natalya Tyurina, the manager of the project, which provides information about the best universities in Russia named Social Navigator, noted that Rossiya Segodnya, along with Russia's leading university, the Russian Academy of Sciences, has been carrying out important studies in gaining popularity of Russian universities.