Two Ufa universities are included in prestigious international ranking of scientific organizations
UFA, 19 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Elmira Sabirova/translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
Two Ufa universities — Aviation and Petroleum are included in the next issue of the international ranking of scientific organizations SCImago Institutions Rankings.
Ufa State Aviation Technical University took 44th place among Russian scientific organizations and 714 — in the world list. Ufa State Petroleum Technological University reached the 67th and 741st positions. The ranking also included the Ufa Federal Research Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences (formerly URC RAS) – 37th and 705th positions.
SCImago Institutions Rankings is a well-known and prestigious ranking of scientific organizations. It includes educational organizations, research centers, and private corporations. It is considered one of the most objective one since experts assess scientific organizations not according to their applications, but issue from open information from international databases.
The 2018 ranking covers materials for five years — from 2012 to 2016. Total, 5637 organizations are represented there, of which 3234 universities of the world. M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University takes 256th place — the highest among Russian universities.
The top five of general ranking of scientific organizations includes the Academy of Sciences of China, the National Center for Scientific Research in France, Harvard University, Facebook, Google. The Russian Academy of Sciences occupies the 33rd place — the highest among Russian scientific organizations.
In the higher education institutions, general ranking the top five includes Harvard University, Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Qinhua University, Johns Hopkins University.