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About One Hundred People to Enter MSU Department of Space Studies

About 100 people are expected to be the first students in the new Space Studies Department at Moscow State University, according to Viktor Sadovnichy, MSU’s president

12 Russian Universities Included in Shanghai Rankings

12 Russian universities have made it into the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (ARWU), with the Lomonosov Moscow State University leading the way

MSU Included in World’s Top 30 Universities by Times Higher Education

For the second year in a row Lomonosov Moscow State University has taken 30th place in the World Reputation Rankings 2017

MSU Scientists Discover Gene Linked with CHD

Scientists working at the Moscow State University have discovered genes that play an important role in atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease onset and development

20 Russian Universities Made It to the List of World’s Best

The Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU) has taken 95th position in QS World University Rankings

Moscow State University to Open Space Research Department

The Rector of Lomonosov Moscow State University Viktor Sadovnichy announced the creation of a new space research department

Russian Professor Wins Crafoord Prize

Russian immunologist Alexander Rudensky has been awarded the Crafoord Prize in Polyarthritis for 2017 by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Moscow State University Scientists Invent Material for Aircraft of the Future

Scientists at Moscow State University created a unique composite polymer-based material that is stronger and lighter than metals

Moscow State University Included in QS Graduate Employability Rankings

Moscow State University has made it into the Global Graduate Employability rankings compiled by the Quacquarelli Symonds research centre

China Planning to Build a Copy of Moscow State University

A replica of the main building of Moscow State University (MSU) will appear in the Chinese city of Shenzhen

Moscow State University Presents a Mirror that Can Be ‘Turned Off’

Physicists of the Moscow State University in collaboration with scientists from the United States and Germany have created a transformable metamaterial based on nanoparticles of gallium arsenide

55 Russian Institutions Among Top BRICS Universities

The annual QS BRICS rating, ranking the top higher education institutions of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, includes 55 Russian universities

MSU Scientists to Create Exoskeleton for People Who Suffered Stroke

Russian scientists are developing an exoskeleton that would quickly restore limb movement and speech of stroke sufferers

Russian PCs Taught to Outperform Supercomputers Tenfold

Russian physicists from the Moscow State University have managed to utilise personal computers to conduct complex quantum mechanics calculations

Russia's Lomonosov Satellite to Monitor Asteroid Threat

A satellite is set to be launched from the Vostochny Cosmodrome in April to monitor the threat of asteroids to earth

Robot Gardener Currently at Work in Moscow’s Aptekarsky Garden

The robot gardener Agro-Bot can be seen in the Aptekarsky Garden of the Botanical Garden of Moscow State University

Moscow State University Joins World’s Best Universities

Moscow State University has joined the list of the 50 best universities in the world, according to the prestigious QS World University Rankings by Subject

Moscow State University Scientists Develop Anti-Aging Drug

An international team of scientists from Russia and Sweden were able to slow down aging by using the artificial antioxidant SkQ1

Russian Scientists Catalogue Hundreds of Thousands of Galaxies

Moscow State University astronomers, in collaboration with their French counterparts, have assembled a catalogue containing information about 800,000 galaxies

Digitise and Preserve

Moscow State University has launched one of the largest digital herbarium in the world, with a database of 786,000 scanned images of various plants from the collection of its Biology Faculty

Moscow State University Biologists Discover New Mushroom

Moscow State University scientists discovered a new species of fungi during an expedition to the Tver region

Snow-Covered Moscow from Bird’s Eye View

A breathtaking video of an aerial view of snow-covered Moscow