IISc Bengaluru India’s best institute
Published: September 29, 2018
No Indian institution figures in the top 250 of the Times Higher Education’s (THE) world university rankings 2019. Though, the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bengaluru has retained its position as the highest-ranked centre in India. It was placed between the 251-300 band, while IIT Indore, Bombay and Roorkee with Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeswara University from Karnataka make the country’s top five. Globally, University of Oxford has acquired first position for a third consecutive year followed by Cambridge and Stanford University. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology rose one place to number four. In India, number of Indian institutions in the rankings increased from 42 last year to 49, making it the fifth best-represented nation.
Topics: Districts of India • Indian Institute of Science • Indian Institutes of Technology • Indore • Kingdom of Mysore • Mimamsa-IISER • Ministry of Human Resource Development • Roorkee • States and union territories of India