New positions in rankings

New positions in rankings

Russian analytical center "Expert" and British company Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) published their university rankings, where ETU "LETI" is presented.

25.07.2016

Analytical Center "Expert" has prepared a rating of Russian universities which compares each other in 10 subject areas. ETU "LETI" is presented in four categories with following results:

Subject area ETU "LETI"
position
Total number
of universities
Computer Science 9 36
Mathematics 15-16 26
Physics and Astronomy 12 23
Economics 13-14 30

In the ranking of each subject participated those universities, which in the past 4 years have published at least 0.5% of the total number of Russian scientific articles went public over the same period in journals included in international databases.These categories with the same influence were took into account while rating calculation:

  • the quality of university growth;
  • demand for scientific activities;
  • science scale and sustainability.

Another rating was published by British company Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). In the updated ranking of universities of BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) ETU "LETI" is included in the top 130 among 250 universities. The rating is based on several key factors: the ratio of teachers to the number of students, the frequency of publication of scientific papers and their citation, the percentage of professors with advanced degrees and many others.