Top University of India is IISc in NIRF Survey [ Current Affairs ]

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According to the first National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) survey the Indian Institute of Sciences (IISc), Bengaluru was ranked at the best Indian university. This NIRF Survey was the first of its kind of indigenous ranking framework for higher education institutions in the country.

The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development has launched this in September 2015.

The aim of it is to rank organizations across the country based on the parameters broadly covering Teaching, Learning and Resources, Research and Professional practices, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach and inclusivity and Perception.

NIRF rank institutes in six categories of institutions such as:

  • Universities
  • Engineering
  • Management
  • Pharmacy
  • Architecture
  • Colleges

Top 5 universities:

  • Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (Score: 91.81)
  • Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai (87.58)
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (86.45)
  • University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad (85.45)
  • Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam (84.31)

Top 5 management institutes

  • Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (Score: 93.04)
  • Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (89.1)
  • Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (87.45)
  • Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (86.12)
  • Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur (84.22)

Top 5 engineering institutes

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (Score: 89.41)
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (87.66)
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (83.91)
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (82.02)
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (81.07)

Top 5 Pharmacy Institutions

  • Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal
  • University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chandigarh
  • Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi
  • Poona College of Pharmacy, Pune
  • Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University, Ahmedabad

- Published on: April 5, 2016