According to the version of the 4 International Colleges & Universities portal Minsk Institute of Management has significantly boosted its position in the global ranking of universities websites

4 International Colleges & Universities (4ICU) is an international educational portal, containing information about more than 11100 accredited universities and colleges in 200 different countries of the world.

It is worth to be mentioned that 4ICU ranking ( unlike, for example,Ranking Web of World universities  don’t access academic achievements of the institutions of higher education as it is stated by Berlin principles on ranking of higher education institutions.

The main aim of 4ICU ranking is to provide consumers with rough estimate of the popularity of the world’s universities and colleges, according to the popularity of the institution’s website. The quality of educational programs as well as academic success of the institution of higher education is set aside.

During the process of making 4ICU ranking three unaffected web-metrics are used:

Google Page Rank– is a numerical quantity, which considers the importance of webpage, estimated by:

Detailed information about methods of 4ICU ranking you can get by link.

4ICU ranking is published twice a year: in January and July. According to January’s ranking world leaders are USA universities: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford University, Harvard University. Number one among Latin American universities is National Independent University of Mexico (15th place). Number one among European universities – University of Cambridge (18th place), among Asian universities – University of Beijing (53).

According to the ranking, best among our neighbour-countries are: University of Warsaw (291), Moscow State University (317), Vilnius University (551), Latvian University (581) and National Technical University of Ukraine (1718).

48 Belarusian websites were estimated in January ranking. For the past six month website of Minsk Institute of Management boosted its positions by 2889 points and took 3087 place in the world ranking and 3rd place among Belarusian universities (in July 2011 ranking Minsk Institute of Management took  5976th place in the world and 10th among the Belarusian universities.)

The results of the January 2012 ranking are presented in the table below.


Institution of higher education

Position in world

Position
in Belarus

Change in world rankings
since July 2011


Belarusian State University

1366

1

-135


Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno

2102

2

+706


Minsk Institute of Management

3086

3

+2890


Belarusian State Economic University

4354

4

+1471


Belarusian National Technical University

4912

5

-554


Grodno State Medical University

4938

6

-3


Belarusian State Medical University

5132

7

-1215


Brest State Technical University

5269

8

-54


International Sakharov Environmental University

5512

9

+2379


Belarusian State Academy of Music

5557

10

+2135


Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics

5624

11

-2431


Vitebsk State University

6494

12

-374


Polotsk State University

6814

13

-2008


Brest State University

6962

14

+340


Minsk State Linguistic University

7165

15

-118


Grodno State Agrarian University

7497

16

-288


Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus

7505

17

-575


Belarusian State University of Physical Culture

7548

18

+218


Higher State College of Communications

7583

19

+1739


Belarusian State University of Culture and Arts

7631

20

-55


Gomel State University

7644

21

-961


Baranovichi State University

7655

22

-322


Belarusian State Agricultural Academy

7676

23

+87


Belarusian State Agrarian Technical University

7743

24

-198


Vitebsk State Academy of Veterinary Medicine

7765

25

+88


Belarusian-Russian University

7846

26

+1701


Belarusian State Technological University

7924

27

+1540


Belarusian State Pedagogical University

8024

28

+1429


Institute of Parliamentarism and Private Enterprise

8038

29

+740


Polesie State University

8079

30

-549


Vitebsk State Medical University

8134

31

-101


Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs

8155

32

+1246


Vitebsk State Technological University

8162

33

-117


Mogilev State University

8163

34

-122


Belarusian State University of Transport

8164

35

-139


Belarusian State Academy of Arts

8174

36

+1746


Gomel State Technical University

8635

37

+854


Belarusian Trade and Economics University of Consumer Cooperatives

8873

38

-1849


Institute of Management and Business

8895

39

+336


Minsk State Higher Radiotechnical College

9037

40

+1024


ENVILA Women's Institute

9246

41

-325


Mozyr State Pedagogical University

9306

42

+757


Institute of Modern Knowledge

9360

43

+692


Minsk State Higher Aviation College

9368

44

-263


Mogilev State University of Food Technologies

9467

45

+689


Gomel Engineering Institute, Ministry of Emergencies of Belarus

9508

46

-78


Gomel State Medical University

9574

47

+590


BIP-Institute of Law

10023

48

-254


Source: http://www.4icu.org/by/

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