IIT Madras and IIM Bangalore top the list of best Indian universities

Posted on:04 Apr 2016 17:44:14
IIT Madras and IIM Bangalore top the list of best Indian universities
04 April 2016 Current Affairs: Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani has released the ‘India Rankings 2016’ on April 4,2016 at Vigyan Bhawan. This first-of-its-kind indigenous ranking framework for higher education institutions has come out with a list of top 100 universities and institutes in Engineering, Management and Pharmacy .As per the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), IIT Madras has bagged the top engineering college slot followed by IIT Mumbai and IIT Kharagpur. Top management institution is IIM Bangalore while Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore is the best university in India.The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is ranked as country’s third best university followed by Hyderabad Central University which stands at rank 4. Both Hyderabad Central University and JNU were in the news over the death of Rohith Vemula and sedition row.Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal reserves the top pharmacy institute in the country.All 122 centrally-funded institutions — including all central universities, IITs and IIMs — participated in the first round of ranking. The framework is primarily divided into two categories: Category A covered institutions with academic autonomy and a greater focus on research and category B comprised colleges and centres affiliated to a university and more focused on teaching. An institution can volunteer to be ranked in both categories. Top 10 Universities in the country 1. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 2. Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai 3. Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi 4. University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad 5. Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam 6. University of Delhi, Delhi 7. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 8. Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvanathapuram 9. Birla Institute of Technology and Science –Pilani 10. Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh.Top 10 Engineering institutes in India 1. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras 2. Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay 3. Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 4. Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi 5. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur 6. Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee 7. Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad 8. Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar 9. Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar-Rupnagar 10. Indian Institute of Technology, Patna .Top 10 Management institutes in the country 1. Indian Institute of Management, Bangaluru 2. Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad 3. Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta 4. Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow 5. Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur 6. Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode 7. International Management Institute, New Delhi 8. Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal 9. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur 10. Indian Institute of Management, Indore Top 10 Pharmaceutical institutes 1. Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal 2. University institute of pharmaceutical sciences –Chandigarh 3. Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi 4. Poona College of Pharmacy, Erandwane, Pune 5. Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University, Ahmedabad 6. Bombay College of Pharmacy, Mumbai 7. Birla Institute of technology, Ranchi 8. Amrita School of Pharmacy, Kochi 9. JSS college of Pharmacy, Ootacamund 10. JSS college of Pharmacy, Mysuru .

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