Institutes of Eminence: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

NIRF Ranking

Published: June 11, 2020

On June 11, 2020, the Ministry of Human Resource Development released National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) for the educational institutions in the country. Key Highlights The IIT Madras topped the list followed by IISc Bangalore. The third place was secured by IIT Delhi. The other institutes that were in the top 100 were IIT Bombay ..

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Minister reviews progress of meeting of Institute of Eminence

Published: February 25, 2020

On February 24, 2020, the Union Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal chaired a high-level meeting to review the progress of Institutes of Eminence. Highlights The following decision were taken at the meeting The Institutes of Eminence shall invite professors and foreign faculties in order to deepen interface between the institutes in the country and other recognized ..

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IISc ranked 16th in Times Higher Education Ranking

Published: February 19, 2020

On February 18, 2020, the Times Higher Education Ranking was released in London. The ranking was titled “The Emerging Economies University Ranking 2020”. Around 11 Indian Universities were included in the top 100. However, China had more Universities than India in the ranking. Around 30 Universities of China were in the top 100. Highlights The ..

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HRD Ministry grants Institutions of Eminence status to 3 public and 3 private institutes

Published: July 10, 2018

The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has granted Institution of Eminence (IoE) status to six educational institutions. It includes 3 Institutions from Public Sector and 3 from Private Sector. They were selected by Empowered Expert Committee headed by former Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) N Gopalaswami. Selected institutions are Public Sector: Indian Institute of ..

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N Gopalaswami Committee to select top 20 educational institutes of eminence

Published: February 21, 2018

Government  has constituted Empowered Expert Committee (EEC) to select 20 Institutions of Eminence from among 104 institutions (public or private) that have applied for the status. The committee will be headed by former Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) N Gopalaswami. Its other members are Professor Tarun Khanna, director of South Asia Institute at Harvard University, Renu ..

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