HSE University Again Appears Among Top-5 Universities in New RAEX Subject Rankings
HSE University has ranked in the Top-5 universities in the RAEX ranking for four years. We received our highest scores thanks to demand for graduates on the job market.
In total, the RAEX-100 ranking includes universities from 31 regions of Russia. Moscow is the leader in the number of participants: 32 universities out of the first hundred are located here. Last year, there were 31 universities from Moscow. St. Petersburg (11 academic institutions), the Moscow and Tomsk regions (five universities each, respectively) and Tatarstan (four universities) are also among leaders. The Top-10 Russian universities include five participants from the 5-100 Project.
Earlier this year, HSE University placed seventh in the natural sciences and mathematics, as well as 1th in engineering and technology, reaffirming its status as a multidisciplinary institution.
The ranking agency RAEX has been publishing its annual ranking of Russian universities since 2012. This ranking draws both on statistical data and data from reputation surveys conducted by RAEX among 70,000 respondents: employers, representatives of the academic and research community, students and graduates. In 2021, a total of 180 universities took part in the survey.
When assessing the quality of education in institutions of higher education (50% of the score), RAEX considered the following groups of indicators: teaching quality, international integration, resource availability and admissions. To assess demand for graduates on the job market (30% of the score), RAEX analyzed the correlation between potential employers and career quality. Furthermore, university research activity (20% of the score) is based on the following groups of indicators: innovation activity, research achievements, and academic infrastructure.
HSE University has progressed on the QS World University Rankings in terms of academic reputation, having improved its position by over 340 points in six years. In the general ranking, HSE University places 305th and ranks among the Q1 of global universities.
HSE University has placed fourth among Russian academic institutions on the Leiden Ranking, which evaluates the performance of universities based on bibliographic data on their scientific publications.
HSE University is the only Russian university to rank among the top 100 universities worldwide in the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects in Mathematics. This is an impressive feat, considering that the Faculty of Mathematics has only been around since 2007. Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Government Dmitry Chernyshenko stressed that this success testifies to the correct choice of strategy and the achievements of the University team. Read on to learn what helped HSE strengthen its position in the ranking.
HSE University is now represented in eight subject rankings of the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects. In five of these subjects, HSE is the only university from Russia, and in three other subjects, HSE outranks its domestic peers. HSE University is thereby the highest-ranking Russian university in the ranking.
HSE University has been included in the rankings for the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering, which were published for the first time by the RAEX agency.
HSE Ranks Among Top 3 Universities in Expert Analysis Centre Ranking of Universities of the New Economy
HSE University ranks among the top three universities of the Expert Analysis Centre’s Ranking of Universities of the New Economy, which assesses companies’ satisfaction with the training and education of specialists in high-tech fields. HSE shares 1st-3rd place with Lomonosov Moscow State University and St. Petersburg State University.
HSE University now ranks 16th and places among the top 5% of universities in emerging Europe and Central Asia in the QS EECA University Rankings released by the British ranking agency QS.
In the first university subject ranking to be released by the RAEX Agency, HSE University takes first place Economics and Management. In total, HSE University is represented in five of the RAEX subject rankings.
International experts have recognised Harvard University as the best in the world in terms of reputation. Moscow State University was ranked 37th, while HSE University entered the Times Higher Education (THE) World Reputation Rankings 2020, within the 151-175 range, taking fifth position among Russian universities, showing a commendable result for such a young institution.
HSE University is the top-ranking Russian university in four THE World University Rankings by Subject 2020/21. In addition, HSE has placed in 8 out of 11 subject categories, thereby confirming its status as a multidisciplinary university.