Copper League
Lobachevsky University

Russia

603950, Russia, Nizhniy Novgorod, prospekt Gagarina 23

499 World
rank
10 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1916
Short name:
UNN
Type:
Public
Students:
18960
Faculty:
2110
Faculty/Students Ratio:
9
:
1
Web-site:
www.unn.ru/eng/
Region:
Europe
Location:
Russia
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 499 41.047
Teaching 146 69.922
Research 640 18.766
International Diversity 633 19.756
Financial Sustainability 670 23.966
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 284 57.868
Research Perfomance Rankings 655 19.357
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TEACHING
World Rank: 146
Country rank: 5
Score: 69.922
League: Golden League
Dimension
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 640
Country rank: 9
Score: 18.766
League: World League
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weight
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name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 633
Country rank: 18
Score: 19.756
League: World League
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weight
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name
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weight
10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 670
Country rank: 18
Score: 23.966
League: World League
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weight
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name
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weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

UNN is one of the leading classical research universities in Russia. The total enrollment is about 30 000 full-time and part-time students including about 1000 PhD students. The University comprises 14 faculties, 8 branches in the cities of the Nizhni Novgorod region and 8 research institutes. In 2009 UNN became one of Russia`s 29 National Research Universities. Diploma Specialist programmes are offered in 52 specialities. Bachelor`s programmes are taught in 67 areas. There are nearly 100 Master`s programs in 28 areas of studies. PhD students are trained in 61 scientific specialities. UNN implements the concept of continuing education from high school to PhD studies.

Mission Statement

Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod - National Research University sees its mission as maintaining and strengthening the role of UNN as one of the leading institutions of Russian higher education which is engaged in: - research-based training of highly skilled graduates capable of making an effective contribution to Russia's economic and social advancement; - development of fundamental and applied research as essentials for the provision of high quality education and as sources of new knowledge and technologies that provide solutions to pressing social and economic problems; - the development of a knowledge and technology transfer culture; - making a significant contribution to the development of Russian education and participation in the efforts of Russia's universities to form an integrated system of higher education in Europe; - active influence on socio-economic, cultural and ethic development of the Nizhni Novgorod region and the Volga Federal District. UNN is committed to achieve the stated goals in the following priority areas: education, innovation, research, regional development and international relations.