Saturday, August 19, 2017

UFU ranks high in social networking survey

Ural Federal University recently ranked highest among Russian schools with regard to the development of university communication on social networks.

Second in the rankings was Moscow Higher School of Economics and third was Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation.

The rankings were based on a collection of college and university accounts on popular social networking sites. Also evaluated was the school's involvement in such communication. The study also assessed the level of social-networking on global social networks such as Twitter, Facebook, GooglePlus, LinkedIn and other sources.

The average Klout Score for social networking was 20, with a score of 50 ranking schools high amongst both domestic and foreign universities.

Traditional rankings to do not involve social networking and instead focus on education, research, socialization, internationalization, brand, innovation and entrepreneurship.