NUST MISIS has been included in the list of 12 Russian universities present on the Academic Ranking of World Universities ARWU-2018. In 2018, NUST MISIS has also been included in the TOP-100 of the ARWU Global Ranking of Academic Subjects in two categories: Metallurgical Engineering and Mining & Mineral Engineering.
On July 29th, 2018, the first group of students was accepted into the unique Master`s degree program “Strategic Management of International Companies in the Field of Mineral Resources”. The program, developed and implemented by NUST MISIS and MGIMO, is a part of the Interuniversity Educational Center’s project Training Managers for the Russian Mining Industry. The Center was created in 2016 through the NUST MISIS College of Mining, and is overseen by Professor Georgy L. Krasnyansky, the Chairman of the Board of Directors at “Karakan-Invest” and a member of the NUST MISIS Mining Advisory Council.