The RAEX ranking agency has published their ranking of the 100 best Russian universities with Voronezh State University taking 42nd place.
The ranking was based on a survey among over 50,000 students from 158 Russian universities. According to the study, students listed the fundamentality of the education and the involvement in research among the strengths of their universities.
The authors of the ranking used the following three indicators: conditions for acquiring a high-quality education (VSU is 44th), employers' demand for university graduates (65th), and the level of research (28th).
Moreover, RAEX has published a ranking of the best universities in the area of IT. The list included 50 Russian universities, with VSU coming 25th among them.