On June 18, Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) published the ranking of universities. BRICS countries: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - are among the countries with the fast-growing economies.
Russia took the second place in the number of universities that ranked as the best. Among the Russian universities ranked the top universities with the fast-growing economies, North-Eastern Federal University ranked 52nd position.
NEFU showed quite good results in terms of scientific research: the university ranks 24th by number of citations of scientific publications nationwide, the 57th position on the number of scientific publications.
The ranking includes the top universities, based on analysis of the eight indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, the proportion of faculty members to the number of students, the proportion of staff with PhD, the number of papers per faculty, citations of papers, the proportion of international faculty and the proportion of international students.