10 Best universities for Development Studies in Russia

Below is the list of best universities in Russia ranked based on their research performance in Development Studies. A graph of 12K citations received by 2.82K academic papers made by 10 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 between 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 the university website.

1. National Research University Higher School of Economics

For Development Studies

#39 in Europe
#120 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1992

2. St. Petersburg State University

For Development Studies

#139 in Europe
#440 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1724

3. Moscow State University

For Development Studies

#202 in Europe
#608 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1755

4. Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration

For Development Studies

#253 in Europe
#769 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1977

5. RUDN University

For Development Studies

#325 in Europe
#1017 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1960

6. Kazan Federal University

For Development Studies

#340 in Europe
#1059 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1804

7. Moscow State Institute of International Relations

For Development Studies

#352 in Europe
#1125 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1944

8. Ural Federal University

For Development Studies

#372 in Europe
#1216 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1920

9. Plekhanov Russian University of Economics

For Development Studies

#379 in Europe
#1267 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,401
Founded
1907

10. Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation

For Development Studies

#380 in Europe
#1273 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1919

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