Yandex published the ranking of most popular universities according to search results. It included 264 Russian universities from the Interfax National University Ranking. Yandex ranking focuses on universities’ popularity rather than their achievements. That is why its results significantly differ from other rankings. Search queries were selected by marker words – common names for universities, abbreviations, and domain names of their official websites.
Voronezh State University is among the most popular universities. It takes 24th place among the top 50 best universities according to Yandex search queries. Internet users searched for VSU 323 thousand times.