Six Voronezh universities ended up in the ARES-2020 (Academic Ranking of World Universities-European Standard) international ranking of universities. Three of them entered the top-40 in Russia.

Several indicators were taken into account during the ranking compilation: the university’s scientific activity, international cooperation, the demand for its graduates, informatization, international recognition of the faculty, and interaction with employers.

The VSU took the 21st place with the AA category. The Burdenko Voronezh State Medical University took the 36th position with an A+ rating. The Technical University took the 38th place with the same rating. The Voronezh State Pedagogical University ended up in the 131st position with a BB+ rating, The Morozov Forestry University ranked 189th with a B rating, and the 264th place was taken by the Agricultural University with a C+ rating.

The leaders among Russian universities are the Moscow State University, the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, and the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI.