Top 10 Indian Universities In QS World University Rankings 2020

The Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) has released the 16th edition of the QS World University Rankings 2020. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from the United States of America continues to dominate the table. It was on top for the 8th consecutive time. The company specialised in the World University Rankings listed a total of 1,000 universities across the world. As expected the universities from the USA and the UK continue to dominate the list. A total of 23 Indian universities are featured in the QS World University Rankings 2020. Check the complete list below.

Top 10 Indian Universities In QS World University Rankings 2020

1. IIT Bombay

1. IIT Bombay

Global Rank: 151

Overall Score: 49.4

IIT Bombay stands tall in the first position from India with an overall score of 49.4 per cent. The institute, which was established in 1958, has scored well in the academic and employer reputation indicators. It offers a range of engineering courses and is believed to be the best in placements. Explore more about IIT Bombay here.

2. IIT Delhi

Global Rank: 181

Overall Score: 46.2

The institute was declared as an Institute of National Importance and scored well in the academic stature and employer reputation indicators. The institute is also popular across the country for great autonomy and academic collaborations. Explore more about the IIT Delhi institute here.

3. Indian Institute of Science (IISc)

Global Rank: 184

Overall Score: 45.9

The institute located in the city of Bangalore received perfect scores in both the Staff with PhD and papers per faculty indicators. The institute is popular across the world for its research work. Explore more about the IISc institute here.

4. IIT Madras

4. IIT Madras

Global Rank: 271

Overall Score: 36.1

Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras), an institute which has a self-contained residential campus, was established in 1959. More than 8,000 students are enrolled in the 16 academic departments. The institute also scored full-marks in faculty staff with PhD. Explore more about the IIT Madras institute here.

5. IIT Kharagpur

Global Rank: 281

Overall Score: 35.2

IIT Kharagpur, which was established in 1951, scored well in the international faculty indicator. The institute has also started offering courses in humanities and social sciences along with shaping future engineers. Explore more about IIT Kharagpur institute here.

6. IIT Kanpur

Global Rank: 291

Overall Score: 34.8

IIT Kanpur, which was founded in 1959, is known for quality education and sprawling residential campus. It scored full-marks in the staff category with a PhD indicator. It also scored well in the papers per faculty and academic reputation indicators. Explore more about IIT Kanpur institute here.

7. IIT Roorkee

Global Rank: 383

Overall Score: 28.8

IIT Roorkee is one of the oldest technical institutions in Asia. The institute gained IIT status in 2001. IIT Roorkee is scored well in research output and impact. It is top in the international students indicator. Explore more about IIT Roorkee institute here.

8. University Of Delhi

Global Rank: 474

Overall Score: 25

The University of Delhi, which was established in 1922, is the second non-IIT institutions in the top 10 list besides IISc. The university which is the largest in the country in terms of hosting regular students, scored well in employer and academic reputation indicators. Explore more about the University of Delhi institute here.

9. IIT Guwahati

Global Rank: 491

Overall Score: 24.3

IIT Guwahati is one of the popular IITs in India which was founded in 1994. It earned a perfect score in the staff with a PhD indicator. The institute has been deemed good in research and earned a high score in the papers per faculty and citations per faculty member indicators. Explore more about the IIT Guwahati institute here.

10. Jadavpur University

Global Rank: 651-700

The Jadavpur University was established in 1955 and accredited with AICTE, UGC, NCTE and NAAC. It offer a range of courses for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Explore the complete details about Jadavpur University here.

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