Silver League
National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute)

Russia

115409, Russia, Moscow, Kashirskoye shosse, 31

271 World
rank
2 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1942
Short name:
MEPHI
Type:
Public
Students:
7800
Faculty:
1070
Faculty/Students Ratio:
7
:
1
Web-site:
mephi.ru/eng/
Region:
Europe
Location:
Moscow
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 271 58.483
Teaching 126 72.118
Research 415 44.439
International Diversity 449 40.523
Financial Sustainability 288 64.803
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 332 50.673
Research Perfomance Rankings 177 71.169
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TEACHING
World Rank: 126
Country rank: 4
Score: 72.118
League: Golden League
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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: 415
Country rank: 2
Score: 44.439
League: Copper League
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name
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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: 449
Country rank: 8
Score: 40.523
League: Copper League
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name
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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: 288
Country rank: 2
Score: 64.803
League: Silver League
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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

Founded in 1942. Since 1950s was aimed at training engineer-physicists and had the name of Moscow engineer-physics institute (MEPhI). Since 2009 has the official name of National Research Nuclear University MEPhI and unites 10 higher and 13 specialized secondary educational establishments training the specialists for nuclear and other high-tech spheres. The educational process is based on fundamental physics-mathematics studies and profound engineer training and stipulates the active research work of the students. National Research Nuclear University is the leading scientific, research, innovative center with a set of unique physics units that take part in international and Russian scientific programs.

Mission Statement

Mission of NRNU MEPhI is to generate, disseminate the use and to preserve scientific knowledge aiming to address global challenges of the XXI century, as well as to provide innovative transformations in Russia accompanying development of the country competitiveness in the global energy and non-energy high-tech markets. The goals of the University are: fulfilling the specialists demand of the Russian nuclear energy industry and science, nuclear and radiation safety complex, scientific technology complex and other hi-tech sectors of Russian economy; training and retraining of the specialists in the sphere of modern science- intensive innovative technologies to maintain national interests and security of Russia; training of higher degree specialists (post graduation studies, master degree, institution of doctoral candidacy PhD) in the sphere of science intensive majors for the regions of RF; managers and expert analyst training to maintain the development of nuclear energy complex of Russia, for hi-tech sectors of Russian economy, promotion of science- intensive goods and technologies on Russian and international markets. To reach the goals the following interrelated tasks are being solved: development of the system of fundamental scientific research in top priority branches of science like nuclear as an important means of teaching the students key competences of research and analysis, mastering and upgrading the information; development of applied research system in priority science, technologies and engineering, commercial implementation of the research; maintaining efficient Copperation with the scientists of the leading Russian and foreign centers, adopt their practices, skills and knowledge to attain the high level of education; maintaining efficient partnership with business communities on the basis of integration of science and education, fulfillment of the complete innovative education cycle and transfer the innovative technologies.