On 6th April, 2017 RUR Rankings Agency published the results of the international rating Round University Ranking*.
The rating of 2017 included 763 best universities of 72 countries (the rating’s database has got profiles of 54,000 universities overall). All universities were assessed according to 20 indicators distributed among 4 key dimension areas: Teaching, Research, International Diversity and Financial Sustainability.
Top positions of the rating are occupied by American universities (there are 40 American universities on the list overall). Great Britain holds the second position in terms of the number of its universities represented in the rating (73 universities overall). Russia holds the third position in the rating with its 67 universities, the best result among them belongs to MSU (145th position among best world universities).
For the first time RUR ranking included Russian New University on the list and put it on the 762nd position (World League). RosNOU scored most in such indicators as world teaching reputation, world research reputation and share of international students.
*The world university ranking Round University Ranking (RUR) has been published since 2010. RUR Rankings Agency’s data provider is the international company Сlarivate Analytics (it was formerly Thomson Reuters’ department of scientific research and intellectual property).