UTMN is among best Russian universities in Natural Sciences

Ratings 19 November 2018
RUR Subject Rankings presented the top universities for Natural Sciences subject area. Natural Sciences unifies such disciplines as physics, mathematics, chemistry, geography etc.

Round University Ranking (RUR) is based on the data provided by Clarivate Analytics. UTMN entered the rating for the first time and earned a place amongst the top ten Russian universities.

The development of the subject group "Life Sciences" is UTMN’s priority area for research. The University of Tyumen has built a strong research teams in acarology, microfluidics, chemistry of natural compounds, crop production, soil biology, microbiology, and antimicrobial resistance. According to the results of studies, including the ones carried out in the framework of international collaborations, UTMN scientists demonstrate a significant increase in publication activity.

The Institute of Environmental and Agricultural Biology (X-BIO) and the Institute of Chemistry are currently the leaders according to the number of publications in journals that are indexed in reputed databases.

It is important to note that the recognition of the university’s success lays the groundwork for designing the regional Center of Science and Education.
“There are currently four equally important areas for the region: use of Arctic resources, efficiency improvement in the extraction of hydrocarbon raw materials, human biosafety as well as the relationship between humans, nature and technology,” noted Alexander Moor, Governor of the Tyumen region.


Round University Ranking (RUR) is a world university ranking, which measures performance of 930 leading world universities by 20 indicators across 4 key missions: teaching, research, international diversity and financial sustainability. The ranking is published by RUR Rankings Agency and based in Moscow, Russia.

Source: UTMN Department of Strategic Communications

Link to Russian version: https://www.utmn.ru/presse/novosti/reytingi/627791/


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