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Russian universities are among the top in the world

Summary of Disinformation

The Moscow State University and St. Petersburg University are in the top 50 best universities in the world with Moscow university ranking at number 20.

Disproof

Pervyi Kanal does not mention the name of the ranking. The newest statistics were published recently by QS Graduate Employability Rankings. According to QS, Moscow State University is ranked number 90 and St. Petersburg University - 235. Neither the other rankings mention Russian universities in high positions. More information on The Insider: https://theins.ru/antifake/116646

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Reported in: Issue 118
Date: 11.09.2018
Language: Russian
Country: Russia
Keywords: fake statistics, education
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Pervyi Kanal
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