The results of the international rating of higher education institutions ARES-2020, organized by the European Scientific-Industrial Chamber, have been published. ARES`s (Academic Ranking of World Universities-European Standard) main evaluation criteria were quality of education, research, and contacts with employers.

Among 278 universities (including 35 medical ones) RSMU is ranked 59th being placed in A category which confirms its high quality of teaching and research and that its graduates are in demand.

It is worth noting that the ranking data processing is automatic with the so-called human factor being avoided. The evaluation criteria are based on European standards of higher education discussed in detail at forums and conferences and approved by the Bologna Follow-up Group (BFUG) and the Conference of European Ministers Responsible for Higher Education of the EU.