On March 30, 2015 the results of U-Multirank, a multidimensional international ranking of the world universities were published.
For the first time the Academy joined the ranking, which is notable for not showing overall university position. U-Multirank – is the first global ranking, demonstrating the results and diversity of universities’ approaches to five main areas of performance: training and education, scientific research, sharing knowledge (business partnership, start-ups, etc.), internationalization, contribution to regional development. The universities are evaluated as follows: A - very good, B - good, C - average, D - below average, E - poor
More than 1200 universities from 83 countries of the world participated in U-Multirank ranking, including 25 Russian universities (Moscow State University, RFTA, HSE (National Research University), RANEPA, People's Friendship University, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod, Moscow Aviation Institute (National Research University), MIPT, Moscow State University of Economics and Statistics, Moscow University for Finance and Industry ‘Synergy’, Southern Federal University, Tomsk Polytechnic University, St. Petersburg State University of Information Technologies, Siberian Federal University, Siberian Institute for Business and Information Technologies, National Research Tomsk State University, South Ural State University, etc. )