88 Best universities for Biology in Russia

Below is the list of best universities in Russia ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 690K citations received by 47.4K academic papers made by 88 universities in Russia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Biology

    Moscow State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    12%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1755
  2. For Biology

    St. Petersburg State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1724
  3. For Biology

    Novosibirsk State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    7,131
    Founded
    1959
  4. For Biology

    Kazan Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    30,004
    Founded
    1804
  5. For Biology

    Saratov State University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1909
  6. For Biology

    Moscow Medical Academy logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1758
  7. For Biology

    Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1946
  8. For Biology

    Russian National Research Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1906
  9. For Biology

    Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1899
  10. For Biology

    Tomsk State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1878
  11. For Biology

    Southern Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1915
  12. For Biology

    Far Eastern Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    13%
    Enrollment
    41,000
    Founded
    1899
  13. For Biology

    Voronezh State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,564
    Founded
    1918
  14. For Biology

    ITMO University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1900
  15. For Biology

    Ural Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1920
  16. For Biology

    Tomsk Polytechnic University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1896
  17. For Biology

    National Research University Higher School of Economics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1992
  18. For Biology

    Kazan State Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1814
  19. For Biology

    RUDN University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1960
  20. For Biology

    Siberian Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    32,145
    Founded
    2006
  21. For Biology

    Siberian State Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    9%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1888
  22. For Biology

    National Research Nuclear University MEPI logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1942
  23. For Biology

    Bashkir State University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1909
  24. For Biology

    Ogarev Mordovia State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1931
  25. For Biology

    Altai State University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1973
  26. For Biology

    Pavlov First Saint Petersburg State Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1897
  27. For Biology

    Irkutsk State University logo
    Enrollment
    13,681
    Founded
    1918
  28. For Biology

    Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1916
  29. For Biology

    Saratov State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1930
  30. For Biology

    Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1898
  31. For Biology

    Moscow State Pedagogical University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1872
  32. For Biology

    Volgograd State Medical Academy logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1935
  33. For Biology

    Privolzhsky Research Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1920
  34. For Biology

    Kemerovo State University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1974
  35. For Biology

    Petrozavodsk State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1940
  36. For Biology

    Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1967
  37. For Biology

    Kursk State Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1935
  38. For Biology

    Saint Petersburg State Electrotechnical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1886
  39. For Biology

    Orenburg State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1971
  40. For Biology

    Samara State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1969
  41. For Biology

    Kuban State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1920
  42. For Biology

    Belgorod State University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1876
  43. For Biology

    National Research University of Electronic Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1965
  44. For Biology

    Bauman Moscow State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1830
  45. For Biology

    South Ural State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1943
  46. For Biology

    North-Eastern Federal University logo
    Enrollment
    18,825
    Founded
    1956
  47. For Biology

    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1967
  48. For Biology

    Pacific State Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1958
  49. For Biology

    Kuban State Agricultural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1922
  50. For Biology

    Novosibirsk State Technical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1950
  51. For Biology

    Samara National Research University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1942
  52. For Biology

    Volgograd State University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1980
  53. For Biology

    Ulyanovsk State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    7%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1988
  54. For Biology

    Moscow Technical University - MIREA logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1947
  55. For Biology

    Rostov State Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1930
  56. For Biology

    Saint Petersburg State Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1828
  57. For Biology

    Kaliningrad State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1930
  58. For Biology

    Perm State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,370
    Founded
    1916
  59. For Biology

    Yaroslavl State University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1918
  60. For Biology

    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1930
  61. For Biology

    Tula State University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1930
  62. For Biology

    Polzunov Altai State Technical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1942
  63. For Biology

    Chelyabinsk State University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1976
  64. For Biology

    Tver State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1870
  65. For Biology

    Saint Petersburg State Pediatric Medical Academy logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1925
  66. For Biology

    Udmurt State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1931
  67. For Biology

    Astrakhan State Technical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1930
  68. For Biology

    Samara State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1914
  69. For Biology

    Irkutsk National Research Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    35,700
    Founded
    1930
  70. For Biology

    Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1977
  71. For Biology

    University of Tyumen logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1930
  72. For Biology

    Tambov State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  73. For Biology

    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1920
  74. For Biology

    Penza State University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1943
  75. For Biology

    Acceptance Rate
    9%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1932
  76. For Biology

    Ulyanovsk State Pedagogical University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1932
  77. For Biology

    Astrakhan State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1932
  78. For Biology

    Northern Arctic Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1929
  79. For Biology

    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1918
  80. For Biology

    Altai State Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1954
  81. For Biology

    Enrollment
    8,630
    Male:Female
    32:68
    Founded
    1972
  82. For Biology

    Stavropol State Agrarian University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1930
  83. For Biology

    Cherepovets State University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1996
  84. For Biology

    Buryat State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1932
  85. For Biology

    Perm State Technical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1953
  86. For Biology

    Plekhanov Russian University of Economics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    16,401
    Founded
    1907
  87. For Biology

    North Caucasus Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1971
  88. For Biology

    Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1919

The best cities to study Biology in Russia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, and Kazan.