The British journal Times Higher Education (THE) annually publishes various thematic university rankings.
Recently, THE experts selected the 200 best universities in 22 European countries. The authors of the rating considered a number of parameters, including the study and research environment of universities, the level of the universities’ income, their development prospects, and other considerations that were deemed noteworthy.
MSU ranked 70th, followed by SPbPU (111-120 group), TPU (131-140 group), KFU (151-160 group), MEPhI (161-170 group). For the number of universities in the rating, the UK is in first place (46 universities), Germany in second (36) and Italy in third (19).