Once again VSTU has been included into the prestigious ranking Webometrics Ranking of World Universities, which is an international ranking of university websites. The ranking is published two times a year – at the end of January and in late July.
This year VSTU – a flagship technical university – has confirmed its winter position, occupying 46-th place (in comparison with last summer results when the university was on the 52-nd place), and it is still the best result among the universities of the Volgograd region. Institute of Architecture and Civil Engineering of Volgograd State Technical University occupies 202-nd place, Kamyshin branch of the regional flagship university is on 504-th position, Volzhsky Polytechnic Institute is on the 396-th place.
Totally 1129 Russian institutions of higher education are presented in the ranking.
As before Lomonosov Moscow State University is on top of the ranking, St. Petersburg State University is on the second place and this time Novosibirsk State University rounds out the top three leaders.