Founded in 1907
June 6 2017 the International informational group "Interfax" published another issue of the National universities ranking included 264 institutions from Russia.
Plekhanov Russian University of Economics has taken 53-54 position. In comparison with the last issue, the University improved its positions in the criteria of "Education" (+14) , "Researches" (+1) and "Brand" (+7).
The criterion "Education" includes the estimation of a spectrum of educational programs of the 1st level of mass training highly qualified staff (Bachelor, specialist), quality of enrollees (the average point of Uniform state exam) and presence of instructors' science degrees, price of educational services, organization of practice and consistency of work with schools and its students.
The criterion "Researches" includes an assessment of the range of University courses and programs levels graduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses, the contribution to the formation of scientifically-educational elite, equipment and provision of laboratory and technical base (based on the evaluation of distributed computer networks of the University). Data are also taken into account Russian and international scientometric systems on the productivity and citations of publications of University employees and the share of expenditure on R & d in the total University budget.
The criterion "Brand" includes a set of values of the institution (values of academic and corporate culture), which are broadcast to the target audiences in accordance with the mission of the institution. This criterion includes indicators of "Selection of elites, or the preparation of successful graduates in all walks of life", "Communication of the University with target audiences" (level of expert and public activities of the rector and representatives of the University, the media activity of the University), the contribution of scientists of the University in research activity, documented in publications in Russian and international scientometrics.
You can find the ranking here.