Top Universities and Colleges in Russia

Where do you find the best universities in the world? Well, pretty much anywhere - including Russia! Cool, huh? In Russia you can find plenty of top-ranked universities that take their rightful place next to some of the biggest international university names out there.

Russia's universities, colleges, medical schools, engineering schools, and law schools are highly respected and well-known in the education and academic communities, and they continue to offer prestigious Bachelor's, Master's, and Ph.D programmes for smart, driven adventurers like you. Feel free to choose from some of the most competitive degrees in the best universities in Russia.

Top Ranked Universities on PhDPortal

Universities Times Higher Education Ranking (2019) Shanghai Jiao Tong University Ranking (2018) TopUniversities Ranking (2020) U.S. News & World Report Ranking (2019)
199 86 84 275
251 401 302 460
301 - 322 653
351 - 329 419
501 - 436 816
501 401 231 433
501 301 234 507
501 - 387 919
501 - 268 572
601 - 392 788
601 - 451 964
601 - 439 619
601 - 392 -
801 - 284 -
801 - - -
801 - 651 -
1001 - 531 -
1001 - 601 1040
1001 - - -
National Research University of Electronic Technology (MIET) 1001 - - -
1001 - - -
- - 364 -
- - 366 -
- - 521 -
- - 541 -
- - 801 -
- - 801 -
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University Rankings Explained

World University Rankings created by Times Higher Education takes into account the reputation of research done by universities and how often papers produced by universities were quoted around the world.

Academic Ranking of World Universities created by Shanghai Jiao Tong University focuses on the number of award-winning scientists, most cited researchers from the listed universities, and their contribution to the scientific community.

QS World University Rankings created by TopUniversities surveys a large number of academic experts about the reputation of universities and also measures the quality of teaching.

Best Global Universities Rankings created by U.S. News & World Report analyses university graduation rates and how many students remain enrolled in their second year of studies. It also surveys university representatives on the performance of universities.

Study in Russia

Russia is surface-wise the largest country in the world, occupiying all of northern Asia and fourty percent of Europe. It has the world's highest forest, mineral and energy reserves and 25% of th world's fresh water resources. Russia neighbours 16 other countries and is the fastest growing major ecenomy of the world.

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