On 5th of April there were published the ratings of the highest educational institutions in Ukraine in terms of Scientometrics database Scopus (As of 04.04. 2013)

The project is held at the National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute".

In July, 2012 the project was carried out in the National Library of Ukraine named after V.I. Vernadskyi.

The results of published ratings are based on indicators of database Scopus, which contains more than 47.4 million abstract records and is a tool for tracking citations of articles published in scientific journals. For obtaining the information for rating was used search interface Scopus Affiliation Search.

Those data given on publications of the institutions, associated with individual Affiliation ID (account), without any chronological constraints (i.e. taking into account all publications indexed by Scopus for all years of the institutions).
Institutions in the rating in order of h-index (h - number of articles referred to above h publications), and within it - the number of citations.

Thus, in scientometric database Scopus of NTU "KPI" has the best indicators through the technical universities of Ukraine, slightly behind with the indicators of the best traditional universities.

Place Institution Amount of publications in Scopus Amount of cituations in Scopus Index Worse (h-index)
1 Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, 10757 39324 62
  у т.ч. Crimea astrophysical observatory 778 6869 40
2 V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University 5973 22274 47
3 Ivan Franko National University of Lviv 4248 15829 38
4 I.I. Mechnikov Odessa National University 2205 7482 36
5 National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute"; 3872 6377 31
6 Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University 1646 4378 29
7 Donetsk National Medical University of Maxim Gorky 845 3335 29
8 Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University 2395 5378 28
9 National Technical University "Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute" 1676 4083 27
10 Uzhhorod National University 1343 4050 24