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29 April 2020
DSTU IMPROVED ITS POSITION IN ROUND UNIVERSITY RANKING
The ranking agency "Round University Ranking" together with Clarivate Analytics published the results of universities ranking 2020.
More than 1,100 leading universities from 85 countries participate in the RUR ranking. Don State Technical University improved its position and took 751-st place in the world and the 64-th one in Russia. In 2019, DSTU was ranked 792-nd and 71-st, respectively.
– Thus, Don State Technical University improved its last year's result among universities from all over the world by 40 positions, - said Head of the DSTU Resource Center of International Affairs Konstantin Polyakov. – I should note a significant improvement in Research Ranking. DSTU  rose by more than 70 positions – from 802-nd to 730-th place in the world.
RUR World University Ranking evaluates performance of higher education institutions worldwide since 2010 up to now. Over the 10 years, 1100 world`s leading universities from 85 countries took part in the RUR Rankings. RUR Ranking evaluates universities performance by 20 indicators grouped into four key areas: teaching, research, internationalization, financial sustainability.
The ranking is based on databases, questionnaires provided by universities and the results of the world academic community survey.