For the first time, NUST MISIS has been included in the Times Higher Education (THE) — International Student Table 2018: top 200 universities. It was ranked 162nd. With this ranking, NUST MISIS has become one of just 5 Russian universities included in the ranking.
NUST MISIS has significantly improved its position in the Times Higher Education (THE) Emerging Economies University Rankings, rising from 163rd to 99th. The University has shown excellent results despite increasing competition: in 2014, representatives of 20 different countries participated in the ranking, but in 2018 that number increased to 50.