The Higher School of Economics has made it onto 13 subject and two broader subject rankings in the QS World University Ranking thanks to the university’s achievements as part of the 5-100 Project. In addition, HSE was in the top 100 ranking for three areas – Economics and Econometrics, Politics and International Studies, and Sociology – and it was the only Russian school in the Accounting & Finance 101-150 ranking. As for total number of subject area rankings, HSE was third in Russia after only Moscow State University and St. Petersburg State University.
On January 21 and 28 were held the first two training sessions on machine learning at HSE St. Petersburg. The event was organized by the members of community “Open Data Science”, who also held regular trainings in Moscow, Yekaterinburg and Odessa. The event was open to anyone interested and pre-registered.
At the third annual conference ‘Education and Global Cities: Horizons for Contemporary University’ two cooperation agreements were signed.