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Plekhanov Russian University of Economics increased its positions in uniRank and Webometrics
13 February
Campus news

​Plekhanov Russian University of Economics increased its place in the universities world rating uniRank (former 4 International Colleges & Universities) and Webometrics (Ranking Web of Universities).


Annually uniRank considers 13 000 educational institutions from 200 countries. The methodology for the calculation consists the following indexes: Moz Domain Authority, Alexa Global Rank, SimilarWeb Global Rank, Majestic Referring Domains, and Majestic Trust Flow.


Webometrics is a Spanish laboratory CybermetricsLab's project, which has been ranking since 2004, assessing universities' presence in the Internet. The rating methodology is constantly improving and changing. This time we took into account such criteria as the number of indexed pages of the site by Google search engine, links to the site, scientific publications of the University in GoogleScholar and their citation.


Webometrics and uniRank rate twice a year: in February and July.


Thus, in uniRank PRUE has increased one position up to number 36 among 379 Russian universities entered the top-10 ranking of Moscow universities.


Preliminary data ща Webometrics demonstrates the growth of indexes and the increase 143 positions up in the world rating; now it is 4130. Plekhanov University has increased 4 positions up among Russian universities from 75th to 71th place.


The ratings' data are available here: uniRankWebometrics.