NSU is a modern university demonstrating rapid and dynamic growth

In 2007 NSU was one of 57 Russian universities to win the national education project’s competition of innovative educational programs
In 2009 NSU earned the status of the National Research University
Starting in 2013 NSU along with other 21 Russian universities has participated in the 5-100 program that aims at advancing Russian universities into the group of top 100 world universities

NSU in world rankings

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According to QS World University Rankings NSU is the best Russian University for scientific research in 2014-2016

246

QS World University Rankings

5

QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe and Central Asia

Top
500

QS Graduate Employability Rankings

50

THE World University Rankings. Top 100 universities with the best student-to-staff ratios

74

QS University Rankings: by Subject area. Natural Sciences

51—100

QS University Rankings: by Subject. Petroleum Engineering

90

QS University Rankings: by Subject. Physics & Astronomy

108

QS University Rankings: by Subject. Mathematics

28

QS University Rankings: by Subject area. Natural sciences. Employer Reputation

44

QS University Rankings: by Subject area. Engineering & Technology. Employer Reputation

30

QS University Rankings: by Subject. Physics & Astronomy. Employer Reputation

51

QS University Rankings: by Subject. Biological Sciences. Employer Reputation

63

QS University Rankings: by Subject. Computer Science & Information Systems. Employer Reputation

64

QS University Rankings: by Subject. Chemistry. Employer Reputation

65

QS University Rankings: by Subject. Mathematics. Employer Reputation