According to the coveted QS World University Rankings which was released on Wednesday, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati has ranked 41st in the category of the world’s top research university while The Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore has ranked 1st as per the citations per faculty indicator.
In the analysis conducted by Quacquarelli Symonds, London Based, showed that the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) achieved a perfect score of 100 out of 100 for the citations per faculty (CPF) metric.
Along with mentioned institution, three other Indian institutions have also been featured in the list of top 200 universities of the world in overall rankings. At the QS World University Rankings 2022, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay stands as the top ranked Institution of India for the fourth consecutive year, although it has fallen from its rank of 172 in 2021 to four places at 177.
Having risen from the 193rd rank to 185 since previous year, IIT Delhi achieved the rank of second best university in India. According to the rankings, the IISc has been over taken by IIT Delhi since IISc went a notch below its previous year rank.
By rising up by 20 places at the 255th rank, IIT Madras achieves its highest position since 2017. Entering the global top 400 list for the first time, IIT Guwahati secures its rank at 395 while IIT Kanpur ranked at 280. Along with the same, IIT Hyderabad enjoys its first year in the top 600 band by achieving a position of 591 while making a debut in the QS World University Rankings, Jawaharlal Nehru University secures its rank in the 561-570 band.