IISc best university, IIT-Madras retains top slot in overall category.
NIRF Ranking 2020: The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2020 rankings have been announced online amid the coronavirus pandemic. Similar to last year, IIT Madras emerged as the best institution in the country this year. Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore and IIT Delhi stood at second and third ranks, respectively. For the first time, dental colleges have been ranked in the rankings.
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras also emerged as the best engineering institute in India as per the NIRF 2020. The second and third slot in engineering were awarded to IIT Delhi and IIT Bombay respectively.
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad was announced as the best management institute in the country. While IIM Bangalore and IIM Calcutta stood at the second and the third position.
The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore has emerged as the best university in India followed by the Jawaharlal National University (JNU) and Banaras Hindu University (BHU), as per the National Indian Ranking Framework (NIRF) Ranking 2020 announced today. Last year too, IISc Bangalore had won the title.
The NIRF rankings were released for a total of 10 categories – overall, universities, engineering, colleges, management, pharmacy, medical, architecture, dental and law. In the overall category, this year too, IIT-Madras has secured the top position,
Launched in 2015 with only four categories, the rankings now in 2020 have nine categories for ranking institutions. Under the ranking framework prepared by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), universities and higher education institutes across India were assessed on various key parameters on which the institutes are ranked and the weightage given to each parameter is different.
- Teaching, learning and resources
- Research and professional practices receive 0.30% weightage.
- Graduation outcomes receive 0.20% weightage.
- Inclusivity and perception
This year, dental institutes come under a separate ranking list. Read more.. NIRF Rankings 2020 Released: IIT Madras retains the top spot in overall category, JNU emerges as best varsity, Get Complete List Here.
NIRF ranking 2020: Top 25 universities
Rank 1: Indian Institute of Science
Rank 2: Jawaharlal Nehru University
Rank 3: Banaras Hindu University
Rank 4: Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Rank 5: Jadavpur University
Rank 6: University of Hyderabad
Rank 7: Calcutta University
Rank 8: Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Rank 9: Savitribai Phule Pune University
Rank 10: Jamia Millia IslamiaRank 11: University of Delhi
Rank 12: Anna University
Rank 13: Bharathiar University
Rank 14: Homi Bhabha National Institute
Rank 15: Birla Institute of Technology & Science
Rank 16: Vellore Institute of Technology
Rank 17: Aligarh Muslim University
Rank 18: Institute of Chemical Technology
Rank 19: Andhra University
Rank 20: Siksha `O` Anusandhan
Rank 21: Jamia Hamdard
Rank 22: University of Madras
Rank 23: Kerala University
Rank 24: Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology
Rank 25: Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy