HSE University Now Appears in Six US News Global Subject Rankings
In the recently published US News Best Global Universities rankings, HSE University now appears in six subject rankings—an increase from four in 2020. The two latest additions are in Arts&Humanities (ranked 207th) and Psychiatry/Psychology (ranked 374th). The university once again placed highly in Mathematics (85th), maintaining its position among the top 100 universities worldwide in the subject and ranking second among Russian institutions.
HSE University is the leading Russian university in four subject rankings, appearing as the sole Russian university in three of them.
HSE is the only Russian university to appear in the rankings for Economics and Business (202nd) and Psychiatry/Psychology (374th). It is also the highest-ranked Russian university for Arts and Humanities (207th), and appears in the rankings for Social Sciences and Public Health (296th) and Physics (629th).
HSE University was ranked 568th in the US News Best Global Universities 2021 rankings, retaining its position as the seventh-highest-ranked Russian university. A total of 23 Russian institutions appear in the Global Universities ranking—four more than last year. The release of the rankings marks the end of the 2021 series of global university rankings. The number of Russian universities to appear in subject rankings has risen to 27, an increase of three over last year.
The rankings cover around 1,700 universities from 90 countries. Since 2014, US News has published both annual global university rankings and rankings in 43 subject areas (including five new subjects this year).
In order to be included in the global rankings, a university must either have 1,500 publications indexed in Web of Science databases within a five-year period or rank among the top 250 universities in reputation surveys. For the subject rankings, a university must have more than 250 publications indexed in Web of Science within a five-year period for the 31 older subject areas in the ranking, and over 200 publications for 12 subject areas added later. The ratings are calculated using indicators based on bibliometric data from Web of Science (which account for 75% of the ranking) and information from reputation surveys over five years (25%).
HSE University is one of the best Russian universities (4th place) and consistently ranks among the top 150 best universities in the world (142nd place) according to the Three University Missions world ranking that has been published since 2017.
HSE University is Consistently in the Top-5 of the Best Russian Universities according to the Shanghai Ranking
HSE University has improved its positions in the Shanghai Ranking (ARWU) thanks to continued improvement in several indicators. For the second year in a row, HSE has ranked 4th or 5th among Russian universities, while globally, it has improved its rank to now being in the 601–700 group.
For the second year, ICEF leads the HeadHunter ranking of top Russian universities and faculties in economics and finance. Analysts from hh.ru examined the CV database of 2021–2022 graduates of Moscow universities on the hh.ru website. The ranking covered nine professional fields.
HSE University is represented in more subjects (10—an increase from 8 last year) in the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects than any other Russian university.
The SuperJob jobhunting and recruitment service has published its 2022 ranking of Russian universities by salary. The results are based on a sample of early-career professionals from the 2016–2021 graduating classes and who are now working in economics and finance. HSE University took second place.
HSE University has taken first place in four subjects in the research productivity ranking of Russian universities published by the Expert analytical centre. The university also placed in the top five in eight other subjects.
HSE University has taken third place in terms of demand for graduates on the job market in the RAEX ranking. HSE University has been in the Top-5 universities in the RAEX ranking for the last four years.
Three University Missions Ranks HSE University First among Russian Universities in Four Subject Rankings
HSE University took first place in four subject rankings and second place by the number of gold medals among Russian universities. The university entered the top three Russian universities by receiving nine prizes in various fields. The Three University Missions subject rankings in 29 fields of study were presented for the first time at an open meeting of the Council of the Russian Union of Rectors and the Association of Rating Makers.
HSE University has placed 66th in the Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2022, which assess universities younger than 50 years old. The THE Young University Ranking is the first in a series of global rankings to be published in 2022.
The publication of the latest Times Higher Education subject rankings in the Arts and Humanities concludes the annual cycle of the three main ranking agencies: THE, QS, and ARWU. Since last year, HSE University has managed to double the number of top 100 subject rankings it appears in, growing from 6 to 12.