NUST MISIS has improved its ranking by 63 spots in the U.S. News Best Global Universities by Subject: materials science, taking 220th place among 1,250 universities ranked from 74 countries.
On October 25th, 2017, the 3rd meeting of the Public Council for Industrial Policy of CIS States took place. The agenda was a discussion of the series of actions needed to implement the cooperation agreement of CIS states in the mining-metallurgical industry. The meeting attracted representatives from the leading companies in the field of mining-metallurgy, as well as business representatives and delegates from the CIS states embassies. Some detailed issues of NUST MISIS’s cooperation with business-partners from Kazakhstan, Belarus, and Tajikistan were discussed.
Four Teams from NUST MISIS Enter the Semi-Finale of ACM-ICPC International Collegiate Programming Contest
On October 22nd, 2017, the Moscow Subregional Stage — Moscow quarter-finales of International Collegiate Programming Contest ACM-ICPC for teams from Moscow and Moscow region, which attracted 92 teams from 24 universities — was held.
NUST MISIS’s Endowment Fund has received funding as part of “The strategy of creation and development of endowment funds” program for the “Every Ruble is important” project from the Vladimir Potanin Foundation. The project was highly valued by the Foundation’s management.
The international team of biophysicists from NUST MISIS and seven other institutions have managed to answer some major questions that are being worked on by scientists around the world.
NUST MISIS has entered the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by subject: engineering and technology, entering the group of
NUST MISIS has improved its positions in the QS Emerging Europe & Central Asia (EECA) Rankings, rising by 6 spots, from 63rd to 57th. For the fourth year in a row, the University has demonstrated positive growth, improving its position by 14 spots from 2014.
In general, Russian universities are not eager to participate in technological competitions as they are afraid to underperform in fields where they have notable financing, authority, and educational programs. Mikhail Filonov, the NUST MISIS Vice-Rector of Research & Development, expressed such an opinion, formed over years of observations, at the panel discussion “Prize competitions: A new path to open innovations”, held at the Open Innovations Forum 2017.
NUST MISIS’s ice hockey team has successfully started the
Six students from NUST MISIS have become winners and prize-winners of the “Moscow Student of the Year — 2017” contest, which was held with the support of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science and the Russian Union of Youth. The award ceremony was held on October 12th, 2017, at the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.
Alevtina, Chernikova, Rector of NUST MISIS, has become a member of the VEB Expert Council for
NUST MISIS graduates and students recently won seven medals, including three gold medals, in Grozny, where the Russian Boxing Championship for men was held. The contestants competed for prizes given by Ramzan Kadyrov, Head of the Chechen Republic. Altogether, 290 boxers from 52 Russian regions participated in the championship.
Lasers have become an integral part of modern technology and are able to penetrate into our life even deeper if scientists solve several key problems.