Top Universities 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 MastersPortal

Universities Times Higher Education Ranking (2019) Shanghai Jiao Tong University Ranking (2018) QS Rankings (2019) Best Global Universities Rankings (2018)
199 86 90 267
251 401 312 534
301 - 343 714
351 - 329 438
501 - 511 941
501 401 244 471
501 301 235 538
501 - 373 985
501 - 277 701
601 - 439 953
601 - 476 1062
601 - 404 681
601 - 446 -
801 - 299 -
801 - - -
801 - 701 -
1001 - 541 -
1001 - 601 1102
1001 - - -
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1001 - 501 -
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1001 - 801 -
1001 - 531 1217
1001 - 412 1156
1001 - 801 -
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Ranking 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 offered 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 Rankings created by TopUniversities.com 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 USNews.com 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.

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.