Yakut University enters top 100 world best universities in Times Higher Education ranking
Yakutia 24 TV channel: North-East Federal University is among the 100 best universities in the world in the ranking of the British edition of Times Higher Education, having taken the 301-400 place in the world and 9-15th place in Russia.
“The rating has assessed the impact of universities on the implementation of sustainable development goals, formed by the UN, until 2030. It takes into account the contribution of universities to the implementation of 17 goals,” the university press-service says.
Vice-rector for strategic development of NEFU Vasily Savvinov notes that a university is involved in achieving at least four goals for sustainable development for consideration in the overall rating of the British publication. NEFU was included in the rating for 10 goals in 2020, having improved its 2019 indicators a half. The university entered the first hundred of the best universities in the world for such goals as reducing inequality – 66th place and eradicating poverty – 78th place.