NUST MISIS is one of the most dynamically developing scientific and educational centers in Russia. Being among the leaders of technological education in Russia, NUST MISIS is also a full-fledged research center. NUST MISIS enters the TOP-450 best universities according to QS World University Rankings. The university takes leading positions in international subject rankings THE, QS and ARWU in 16 subjectss, being in the TOP-50 in “Engineering – Mineral & Mining” (QS) and in the TOP-100 in “Metallurgical Engineering” (ARWU). In “Materials Science” NUST MISIS takes the 101+ place among leading universities (QS), being the best one in Russia.
In its research activities, NUST MISIS focuses on such breakthrough areas as quantum technologies, biomedicine, engineering, including MegaScience projects, design of materials, production technologies, sustainable technologies and IT. The university has more than 30 research laboratories and 3 world-class engineering centers, which employ leading Russian and international scientists. More than 90 researchers have their h-index above 20. NUST MISIS comprises 10 academic colleges and 6 branches – four in Russia and two abroad. More than 20,000 students study at the university, 25% of them are international students from 84 countries. NUST MISIS successfully implements joint projects with leading Russian and international high-tech companies.