National Institutional Ranking Framework

The ranking framework has been approved by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India; and launched by then Honorable HRD Minister Smriti Irani on 29th September, 2015. The ranking parameters broadly cover; Teaching, Learning and Resources, Research and Professional Practices, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach and Inclusivity and Perception. This year the present Minister of HRD, Honorable Prakash Javadekar released the rankings today on 3rd of April, 2018. The top institutions in different categories are:

NIRF India Rankings 2018

The first parameter; teaching, learning and resources; place importance faculty student ratio, faculty qualifications and experience, library and laboratory facilities and lastly facilities for sports along with extra-curricular activities conducted thereby. The second parameter; research, professional practice and collaborative performance; place importance on peer-reviewed publications, citations of research, IPR and patents, collaborative work and lastly research funding and consulting.

The next ranking parameter on graduation outcomes is measured through public and university examinations, placement, higher studies and entrepreneurship along with mean compensation package of the students. Outreach puts special emphasis on representation of women and socially challenged persons; measured through outreach, region diversity, representation of women, socially challenged students along with facilities provided for physically challenged students. The last and the fifth ranking parameter; perception; gives a significant importance to the perception of the institution by its stakeholders analysed through suitable survey feedback mechanism.

This year the participation has been increased as compared to the last year. The top five ranked institutions in each category are as below.

OVERALL’ TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS

Name City State Score Rank
Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru Karnataka 82.16

1

Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai Tamil Nadu 81.39

2

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Mumbai Maharashtra 79.20

3

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi New Delhi Delhi 73.97

4

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Kharagpur West Bengal 71.39

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TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS IN ‘UNIVERSITY’ CATEGORY

Name City State Score Rank
Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru Karnataka

82.16

1

Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi Delhi

67.57

2

Banaras Hindu University Varanasi Uttar Pradesh

63.52

3

Anna University Chennai Tamil Nadu

62.82

4

University of Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana

60.54

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TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS IN ‘ENGINEERING’ CATEGORY

Name City State Score Rank
Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai Tamil Nadu 88.95

1

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Mumbai Maharashtra 84.82

2

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi New Delhi Delhi 82.18

3

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Kharagpur West Bengal 77.78

4

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur Uttar Pradesh 75.24

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TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS IN ‘COLLEGES’ CATEGORY

Name City State Score Rank
Miranda House Delhi Delhi 71.00 1
St. Stephen`s College Delhi Delhi 70.77 2
Bishop Heber College Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu 67.63 3
Hindu College Delhi Delhi 67.46 4
Presidency College Chennai Tamil Nadu 66.21 5

 

TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS IN ‘MANAGEMENT’ CATEGORY

Name City State Score Rank
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad Ahmedabad Gujarat 79.18 1
Indian Institute of Management Bangalore Bengaluru Karnataka 77.33 2
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta Kolkata West Bengal 77.08 3
Indian Institute of Management Lucknow Lucknow Uttar Pradesh 68.63 4
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Mumbai Maharashtra 66.80 5

 

TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS IN ‘PHARMACY’ CATEGORY

Name City State Score Rank
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research Mohali Mohali Punjab 78.20

1

Jamia Hamdard New Delhi Delhi 77.17

2

Panjab University Chandigarh Chandigarh 76.50

3

Institute of Chemical Technology Mumbai Maharashtra 73.69

4

Birla Institute of Technology & Science Pilani Rajasthan 71.92

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TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS IN ‘MEDICAL’ CATEGORY

Name City State Score Rank
All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi New Delhi Delhi 90.71

1

Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Chandigarh Chandigarh 78.73

2

Christian Medical College Vellore Tamil Nadu 73.61

3

Kasturba Medical College Manipal Karnataka 62.03

4

King George`s Medical University Lucknow Uttar Pradesh 61.73

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TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS IN ‘ARCHITECTURE’ CATEGORY

Name City State Score Rank
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Kharagpur West Bengal 78.41

1

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee Roorkee Uttarakhand 74.24

2

School of Planning and Architecture New Delhi New Delhi Delhi 54.86

3

College of Engineering Trivandrum Thiruvananthapuram Kerala 54.15

4

School of Planning and Architecture Bhopal Bhopal Madhya Pradesh 53.10

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TOP 5 INSTITUTIONS IN ‘LAW’ CATEGORY

Name City State Score Rank
National Law School of India University Bengaluru Karnataka 75.79 1
National Law University New Delhi Delhi 74.58 2
Nalsar University of Law Hyderabad Telangana 70.95 3
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Kharagpur West Bengal 67.07 4
National Law University Jodhpur Jodhpur Rajasthan 63.50 5

 

SPECIAL MENTION INSTITUTIONS (In alphabetical order)

Name City State
ICAR – National Dairy Research Institute Karnal Haryana
Indian Agricultural Research Institute New Delhi Delhi
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research Bengaluru Karnataka
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Mumbai Maharashtra

 

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