The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) is a first of its kind, which is a indigenous ranking framework for higher education institutions in the country.
Union HRD Minister, Smriti Irani has released the 'Indian Rankings 2016'. India Rankings 2016 is the country's first exercise to rank the higher educational institutions in the country based on objective, identifiable parameters.
The ranking are provided to these institutions after a detailed analysis and validation of the date submitted by more than 3,600 higher educational institutions in the country classified in 6 categories.
These rankings are based on the assessment using the following parameters:
- Teaching, Learning & Resources Research,
- Professional Practice & Collaborative Performance
- Graduation Outcomes
Based on the above parameters, here is the list of top 10 engineering institutions in India:
|Top 10 Engineering Institutions In India 2016 - NIRF|
|Ranking||Name of the Institution||Place|
|10||Indian Institute Of Technology, Patna (IIT Patna)||Patna, Bihar|
|9||Indian Institute Of Technology, Ropar-Rupnagar (IIT Ropar)||Rupnagar, Punjab|
|8||Indian Institute Of Technology, Gandhinagar (IIT Gandhinagar)|