The ranking includes 36 Belarusian universities, alongside the BSU, which occupies 1,474th place. The country’s top three universities (according to Webometrics) are completed by Grodno’s State University (2,441st) and the Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics (2,994th).
The top ten Belarusian universities also include the Belarusian State Pedagogical University (4,000th), the Belarusian Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education (4,503rd), the Belarusian State Medical University (5,662nd), Gomel’s State University (5,692nd), the Academy of Post-Graduate Education (5,845th), Minsk’s Institute of Management (6,028th) and Brest’s State Technical University (6,299th). The Belarusian State Economic University is ranked 11th among Belarusian universities and 6,458th in the world rankings.
Webometrics is considered to be an authority in such rankings worldwide, complied by the Cybermetrics Lab research group at the Spanish Education and Science Ministry. Webometrics studies university representation on the Internet, rather than educational activities as a whole. Around 13,000 educational institutions are usually analysed.