MSU entered the top 30 best universities in the world according to the

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MOSCOW, 14 Jul – RIA Novosti. A British company, the Times Higher Education has published the rating of the 2017 World Reputation Rankings. Moscow state University named after M. V. Lomonosov is the only Russian University included in the top 100 best universities in the world took 30 position for the second year in a row. As noted by the authors of the rating, Moscow state University this year surpassed such prestigious Western universities like the University of Edinburgh (University of Edinburgh), University of Washington (University of Washington) and the University of Munich (LMU Munich).Reputation rating of THE first was published in 2011. The ranking includes 100 universities in the world with the best reputation. This parameter is estimated using surveys that involve the most authoritative scientists from different scientific fields. In the survey for ranking of 2017 participated 10 556 academics from 137 countries. At the time of the survey, their average experience in the field of science was 18 years old. Scientists have answered two sets of questions: one concerned the educational activities of universities, other scientific research. Place in the ranking depended on how many scientists were called a University the best in the known region.


Among these global projects we would like to highlight the Bank-Depository of the living systems «Noah’s ark», which is working with material of all types — from single biological molecules to entire living organisms. Our scientists continue successful cooperation in the framework of the international collaboration LIGO, first registered gravitational waves. Actively working in the framework of the «Green light» to create and support new laboratories for young scientists. To advance in foreign countries programs of teaching Russian language and to coordinate inter-University cooperation of Moscow state University conducts systematic work on the opening of scientific-educational centers «Lomonosov» on the basis of the partner universities. Over the last two years centres have been opened at universities in Iran, China, Slovenia, Lebanon, Cuba and Italy. This year we recruit students to undergraduate programs and graduate programs in the joint Russian-Chinese University−PPI in Shenzhen. All this — the components of success of the Moscow University, his excellent reputation on the international stage.»MSU entered the top 30 best universities in the world according to the© RIA Novosti, Infographicsrussia universities in the world ranking QS — 2017Издатель rating THE — Phil Beti stressed that Russia has a strong presence in the rankings, despite growing pressure from major Asian brands. A distinctive feature of this year’s ranking is the rise of Asia, especially China, whose universities have overtaken Western universities, including Imperial College London, the University of Pennsylvania and Cornell universities. At a time when universities in North America and Europe are losing ground, Russia bypasses the prestigious Western universities, such as Edinburgh, Washington and Munich universities.»