According to Scopus UzhNU is in top 10 best universities in Ukraine
Vernadskiy National Library has published the ratings of higher educational institutions of Ukraine according to scientometric index of Scopus database.
The results of the promulgated rating are based on the rates of Scopus database, including more than 47.4 million abstract records, and are a tool for tracking citations of articles published in scientific editions. Scopus database indexes more than 18,000 scientific publications of the world in technical, medical science and humanities.
As of April 2012, 97 higher educational establishments of Ukraine, which have cited publications in scientific journals around the world got into the Scopus database. In the final table higher education establishments are ranked by Hirsch index - a quantitative index, based on the number of scientific publications and the number of citations of these publications.
A high Hirsch index among the universities of Ukraine is possessed by Shevchenko Kyiv National University - 54, Karazing Kharkov National University - 44 and Franko Lviv National University - 35. National University "Lviv Polytechnic" took the eleventh place with the index of 21.