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Founder of the British QS ranking Nunzio Quaquarelli visits Plekhanov University of Economics
15 July
International news

On 13 July 2019, one of the founders and Managing Director of the world ranking agency QS Quacquarelli Symonds Limited Nunzio Quaquarelli visited Plekhanov University. Rector V. Grishin met the British guest of honor. During the visit, Nunzio learned about history of our university, saw the museum and made an entry in the book of honorable guests.


Quaquarelli congratulated Plekhanov University on having achieved 5 QS Stars and wished further development and success to the university. Additionally, the guests visited the innovational laboratories of Plekhanov University, the fundamental library and Situational Center. The sides agreed to strengthen cooperation and to let Plekhanov University take part in the QS agency’s initiatives in the sphere of humanitarian education.


It should be reminded that Plekhanov University of Economics entered the famous British ranking in 2012 for the very first time and since then it has remained among 25 Russian participants of the world university ranking. In 2015, Plekhanov was the first and at that point the only Russian university to get 4 QS Stars. In 2019, our university confirmed the title of a flagman university of the country and received the “5 Stars” category, becoming the first university in the world to having got this category this year.


For more information about Plekhanov University QS ranking positions, click here.