Ranking of Russian universities


Forbes presented the ranking of the 100 best universities in Russia. The list has undergone some changes, with a new leader, and not a single regional university made it into the top ten

Leaders of the 2024 ranking
Lomonosov Moscow State University.
National Research University Higher School of Economics.
Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (National Research University).
Saint Petersburg State University.
Bauman Moscow State Technical University (National Research University).
Moscow State Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University.
National Research Nuclear University MEPhI.
Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation.

The new, sixth ranking of the best Russian universities has a new leader. Lomonosov Moscow State University took the first place, pushing HSE to second place. These universities scored approximately the same number of points in the employer survey: almost 68% of the surveyed companies trust the quality of education in them. However, Moscow State University is the absolute leader in the category "International Reputation": it is the only Russian university included in the top 100 universities in the world. The top three, as before, is rounded out by MIPT, which has gathered the most capable students within its walls: the average score of MIPT students (97.13) is higher than in any other Russian university.