According to the results of participation in the world ranking UI GreenMetric World University Ranking - 2021, Timiryazev Academy took the 279th position among 956 universities from 80 countries. Among 54 Russian universities included in the rating, RSAU-Moscow Agricultural Academy is among the ten most "green".
The goal of the UI GreenMetric ranking is to rank universities according to the level of sustainable environmental development of campuses and to create an energy-saving model for managing an educational institution. The list of sustainable universities is being compiled by the University of Indonesia and published for the twelfth time. The founders of the rating strive to draw the attention of the academic community to the need to maintain a policy of sustainable development of the environment in order to solve environmental problems.