The British publication Times Higher Education has included VSU in the list of the best universities in the world. The list consists of the total of 1527 universities from 93 countries, the press service of the Voronezh university reported on Wednesday, September 2.

VSU ranked 17th among 48 Russian universities and ranked 1001+ in the global ranking. The experts rated the level of teaching at the university the highest: the university took 993rd place in this regard. Other Voronezh universities were not included in the ranking.

The top ten of the list includes only American and British educational institutions: Oxford is in the first place, and Imperial College London closes the top ten. MSU climbed the highest among Russian universities: 189th place.

Compared to the 2019 ranking, VSU has gone one line down among the country's universities. Previously, the university was in 16th place.