Five best Russian universities were listed in THE Ranking.
Lomonosov Moscow State University (MGU), placed 51st, leads other Russian higher education institutions, followed by Saint Petersburg State University, which is in 126–150 bracket. HSE University, Kazan Federal University and Tomsk State University appeared in THE Ranking for these fields for the first time. Higher School of Economics took its position in the top-200 of the leading humanitarian universities of the world. KFU and TSU are in 201–250 bracket.
World University Ranking by arts and humanities highlights 400 universities that are leading at art, linguistic, history, philosophy, theology, architecture and archaeology subjects. They are ranked by such criteria as level of education, number and quality of studies, international cooperation and others.