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 has risen 17 places in the list of top world universities and remains among the top five Russian universities in the Three University Missions Moscow International University Ranking (MosIUR).
SuperJob has published its annual ranking of Russian universities by salary earned by young professionals working in finance and economics. The ranking was based on data on university graduates for the period 2017–2022.
In 2023, HSE University took first place in the ‘Three University Missions’ subject rankings in economics, sociology, management and psychology. The university also entered the top three in terms of the number of subjects covered by the rankings.
The ‘Expert’ analytical centre has published its ranking of the publication activity of Russian universities for 2023. HSE University has improved its position in six subjects and two narrow sections.
HSE University took first place in the 2022 ranking of the top universities in Russia according to HeadHunter, the biggest online recruitment company in Russia. Its rankings are based on employer demand for graduates of Russian universities whose CVs are available on the hh.ru website.
For the third year running, HSE University has come first in the ranking of the 100 best universities in Russia, published for the fifth time by Forbes magazine.
HSE University has taken first place in the ranking of entrepreneurial universities compiled by the ‘Expert’ analytical centre. In four years, the university has risen by five positions. This year, HSE University received the maximum number of points in the categories ‘Founders’, ‘Startups’ and ‘Investments’.
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.