According to the QS University Rankings: EECA 2016 SSU enters TOP-100 universities in Emerging Europe and Central Asia and TOP-5 Ukrainian universities (Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, National Technical University of Ukraine ‘Kyiv Polytechnic Institute,’ V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, National Technical University ‘Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute,’ SSU) for the third year in a row.

Thus, the University has confirmed its position in the rankings despite substantial changes in the methods and increased number of participants.

QS EECA University Rankings aimed at higher education space in Eastern Europe, the Balkans, Turkey and the Baltic States, Central Asia and the Post-Soviet states. Among over 3500 universities, belonging to the EECA region, only about 200 universities were included to the QS rankings, and 14 of them were located in Ukraine. In general about 30 Ukrainian universities were considered to join the rankings.

Half of points’ total number in the ranking methodology makes the expert assessments of more than 70 thousand representatives of the academic environment and 40,000 employers worldwide. The Rankings also takes into account scientometric indicators from Scopus database, Webometrics indicators, other quantitative and qualitative performance indicators of universities.

Let us remind you, that according to QS World University Rankings 2015/16, which is considered to be one of the most prestigious world rankings, Sumy State University has got into 5% of the best universities in the world, getting the fourth place among Ukrainian universities.

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