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21 October 2019
DSTU ENTERED TOP-50 RUSSIAN UNIVERSITIES IN ROUND UNIVERSITY RANKING
On October 21, Round University Ranking published the results of 2019 year, where they evaluated activities of more than 800 leading world universities in several subject areas. Don State Technical University entered TOP-50 Russian universities. The analysis was conducted by Round University Ranking Agency in a partnership with Clarivate Analytics.
DSTU took 627-th place in the world and 46-th one in Russia in the subject ranking "Technical Sciences", also the university was ranked 601-st in the world ranking and 42-nd among Russian universities in the ranking "Natural Sciences".

- DSTU entered RUR ranking "Technical Sciences" for the first time and at once took a strong position. This indicator is very important for us. It confirms the importance of the university study programmes modernization, the development of our scientists scientific and research activities. I note that this year we launched a new project to train engineers – the Institute of emerging technologies. The basis of DSTU engineering school study process is the solution of real technological challenges from enterprises, –  said rector Besarion Meskhi.
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.