36 Best universities for Economics in Russia

Below is the list of best universities in Russia ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 226K citations received by 16.1K academic papers made by 36 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 Economics

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

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

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

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

    Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1919
  6. For Economics

    New Economic School logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1992
  7. For Economics

    RUDN University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1960
  8. For Economics

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

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

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

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

    Moscow State Institute of International Relations logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1944
  13. For Economics

    European University at St. Petersburg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1994
  14. For Economics

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

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

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

    Tomsk State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1878
  18. For Economics

    Tomsk Polytechnic University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1896
  19. For Economics

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

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

    Volgograd State University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1980
  22. For Economics

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

    State University of Management logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1919
  24. For Economics

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

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

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

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

    Saratov State University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1909
  29. For Economics

    Baikal State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1930
  30. For Economics

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

    Bauman Moscow State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1830
  32. For Economics

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

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

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

    South-Russian State University of Economics and Service logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1968
  36. For Economics

    Kemerovo State University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1974

The best cities to study Economics in Russia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Saint Petersburg, Moscow, Kazan, and Rostov-on-Don.