Two Ukrainian universities entered Top-500 World University Rankings
Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University (ranking 421-430) and the Vasyl Karazin Kharkiv National University (481-490) entered TOP-500 of the most prestigious international universities ranking World University Rankings.
The rating also included the following four Ukrainians universities: the National Technical University of Ukraine 'Kyiv Polytechnic Institute' (551-600), Sumy State University (651-700), Donetsk National University (701+) and the National Technical University 'Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute' (701+).
The highest positions are still taken by American and British universities.
World University Rankings takes into consideration the following criteria: reputation in the academic environment, quoting of scientific publications by the university representatives, the ratio of teachers and students, business reputation among employers, the relative number of foreign students and the relative number of foreign teachers.