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Moscow State University is ranked third in the world, says Victor Sadovnichy, Rector of Moscow State University.

Summary of Disinformation

Moscow State University is ranked third in the world, says Victor Sadovnichy, Rector of Moscow State University.

Disproof

The chief of Russia’s oldest university told Russian President Vladimir Putin that his school ranked third in the world in terms of education quality. However, the third-place ranking only pertains to a narrow metric of post-graduation alumni accomplishments. bit.ly/2jQvIS1, . Currently, Stanford university ranks as third in the world after Oxford University and California Institute of Technology whereas Moscow State university is on 188th place bit.ly/2fU2RaT, .

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Reported in: Issue 55
Date: 09.01.2017
Language: Russian
Country: Russia
Keywords: Other
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Kremlin
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