100 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Russia

Below is the list of best universities in Russia ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 342K citations received by 44.9K academic papers made by 110 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 Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    National Research University Higher School of Economics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1992
  2. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    St. Petersburg State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1724
  3. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Moscow State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    12%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1755
  4. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    RUDN University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1960
  5. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kazan Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    30,004
    Founded
    1804
  6. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Tomsk State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1878
  7. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Southern Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1915
  8. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1977
  9. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Novosibirsk State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    7,131
    Founded
    1959
  10. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Ural Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1920
  11. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1899
  12. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    New Economic School logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1992
  13. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Tomsk Polytechnic University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1896
  14. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    European University at St. Petersburg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1994
  15. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Moscow Medical Academy logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1758
  16. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Moscow State Institute of International Relations logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1944
  17. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Russian State University for the Humanities logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1991
  18. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Volgograd State University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1980
  19. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Saratov State University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1909
  20. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    North-Eastern Federal University logo
    Enrollment
    18,825
    Founded
    1956
  21. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    ITMO University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1900
  22. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Moscow State Pedagogical University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1872
  23. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Plekhanov Russian University of Economics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    16,401
    Founded
    1907
  24. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Tambov State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  25. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1919
  26. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Far Eastern Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    13%
    Enrollment
    41,000
    Founded
    1899
  27. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Siberian Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    32,145
    Founded
    2006
  28. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Irkutsk State University logo
    Enrollment
    13,681
    Founded
    1918
  29. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Bashkir State University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1909
  30. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Altai State University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1973
  31. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Russian National Research Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1906
  32. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Samara State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1969
  33. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Baikal State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1930
  34. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kuban State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1920
  35. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Voronezh State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,564
    Founded
    1918
  36. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    South Ural State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1943
  37. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kemerovo State University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1974
  38. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Chelyabinsk State University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1976
  39. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1946
  40. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Samara National Research University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1942
  41. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Bauman Moscow State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1830
  42. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Moscow State Linguistic University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1804
  43. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Russian State Social University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1991
  44. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Belgorod State University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1876
  45. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    National Research Nuclear University MEPI logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1942
  46. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Tyumen logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1930
  47. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Ogarev Mordovia State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1931
  48. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kazan State Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1814
  49. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Omsk State University logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1974
  50. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Tyumen Industrial University logo
    Enrollment
    21,601
    Founded
    1958
  51. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Petrozavodsk State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1940
  52. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Novosibirsk State Technical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1950
  53. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    St. Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1832
  54. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1967
  55. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Samara State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1914
  56. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    North Caucasus Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1971
  57. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Pavlov First Saint Petersburg State Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1897
  58. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    State University of Management logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1919
  59. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Ivanovo State University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1974
  60. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Northern Arctic Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1929
  61. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Ulyanovsk State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    7%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1988
  62. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Tver State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1870
  63. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Perm State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,370
    Founded
    1916
  64. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1967
  65. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Sevastopol State University logo
    Founded
    1951
  66. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Moscow Aviation Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1930
  67. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Saratov State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1930
  68. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Siberian State Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    9%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1888
  69. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Penza State University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1943
  70. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    N.R.U. Moscow Power Engineering Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    14,069
    Founded
    1930
  71. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Astrakhan State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1932
  72. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Moscow State University of Railway Engineering logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1896
  73. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Yaroslavl State University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1918
  74. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Irkutsk National Research Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    35,700
    Founded
    1930
  75. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kuzbass State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1950
  76. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1916
  77. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Stavropol State Agrarian University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1930
  78. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Ural State Law Academy logo
    Founded
    1931
  79. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Perm State Technical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1953
  80. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kuban State Agricultural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1922
  81. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    St. Petersburg State University of Economics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    23,716
    Founded
    1930
  82. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Vladivostok State University of Economics and Service logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1967
  83. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Enrollment
    8,630
    Male:Female
    32:68
    Founded
    1972
  84. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Saint Petersburg State Electrotechnical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1886
  85. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Udmurt State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1931
  86. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kursk State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1934
  87. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Magnitogorsk State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1934
  88. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    South-Russian State University of Economics and Service logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1968
  89. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Volgograd State Medical Academy logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1935
  90. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Chechen State University logo
    Founded
    1938
  91. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1952
  92. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Rostov State Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1930
  93. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Ryazan State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1916
  94. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Leningrad State University logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1992
  95. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Kursk State Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1935
  96. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Pushkin State Russian Language Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1966
  97. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Orenburg State University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1971
  98. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Cherepovets State University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1996
  99. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Acceptance Rate
    9%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1932
  100. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Pacific National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    87%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1958

The best cities to study Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Russia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Kazan, and Tomsk.