Kalashnikov ISTU in the rankings of research activities of Russian universities

26 logoInternational information group “Interfax” has presented the rating results of the research activities of Russian universities in the framework of National Rankings of Universities-2016.

The national ranking of universities in the category “Research” this year consists of 238 Russian universities, at the same time, most of the top 20 ranked universities are participants of the program 5-100.

Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University got the 80th position in the category “Research”.

The leaders of the ranking are Lomonosov Moscow State University, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), occupying respectively the first, second and third places. On the fourth position – Novosibirsk State University, and National Research Tomsk State University is the fifth.

The top 10 also hit St. Petersburg State University (6th position), Kazan Federal University (7), Bauman Moscow State Technical University (8), ITMO University (9) and Ural Federal University named after first President of Russia B.N. Yeltsin (10).

The universities were evaluated based on a number of indicators, including the level of development of high performance computing and mathematical modeling at universities, publication activity according to systems Scopus and Russian Science Citation Index and citation, and funding of research by universities.

More details can be found on the website www.univer-rating.ru and on the website of “Interfax” Group.

International information group “Interfax” has been generating rankings of Russian universities since 2010. The main objective of the project is the development of mechanisms and procedures of independent assessment of Russian universities and their study programs, improving the competitiveness of the Russian system of higher education, scientific research and technological entrepreneurship, development of Federal and regional universities.