NIRF “India Rankings 2020” | UPSC

NIRF India Rankings 2020 UPSC

NIRF India Rankings 2020 | UPSC

      HEADLINES:

Union HRDMinister virtually releases “India Rankings 2020” for Higher Educational Institutions in New Delhi today

      WHY IN NEWS:

“India Rankings 2020” is for Institutions of Higher Education in various categories on the basis of their performance on five broad categories of parameters.

MINISTRY? :-Ministry of Human Resource Development
SYLLABUS COVERED: GS 3:Education : Human Resource : Report

      LEARNING: 

For PRELIMS understand the methodology of ranking . No need to remember any colleges . Just focus on new entries and NIRF !

For MAINS what is the reason Indian institutions do not rank high globally ?

      ISSUE: 

NIRF :

The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) was approved by the MHRD and launched by Honourable Minister of Human Resource Development on 29th September 2015.

  This framework outlines a methodology to rank institutions across the country.

  • The methodology draws from the overall recommendations broad understanding arrived at by a Core Committee set up by MHRD, to identify the broad parameters for ranking various universities and institutions.

NIRF INDIA RANKINGS 2020

  • IIT Madras retains 1st Position in Overall Ranking as well as in Engineering,
  • Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru tops the University list
  • IIM Ahmedabad tops in Management Category and AIIMS occupies the top slot in Medical category for third consecutive year.
  • Miranda College retains 1st position amongst colleges for third consecutive year
  • Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, Delhi secures 1st position in “Dental” category, dental institutions included for first time in India Rankings 2020
  • A new subject domain, i.e. “Dental” is introduced from 2020 onwards.

THE RANKING FRAMEWORK EVALUATES INSTITUTIONS ON FIVE BROAD GENERIC GROUPS OF PARAMETERS, I.E.

  • Teaching,
  • Learning and Resources (TLR),
  • Research and Professional Practice (RP),
  • Graduation Outcomes (GO),
  • Outreach and Inclusivity (OI) and
  • Perception (PR).

  Ranks are assigned based on total sum of marks assigned for each of these five broad groups of parameters.

  • Scopus (Elsevier Science) and Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics) were used for retrieving publications and citations data.
  • Derwent Innovation was used for retrieving data on patents.
  • A total number of 3771 unique institutions offered themselves for ranking under “Overall”, category-specific and / or domain-specific rankings for India Rankings 2020.

LIST OF TOP 10 INDIA RANKINGS 2020

OVERALL

Name of Institute Rank No.
Indian Institute of Technology Madras 1
Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru 2
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi 3
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay 4
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 5
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur 6
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati 7
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi 8
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee 9
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 10

UNIVERSITY

Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru 1
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi 2
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 3
Amrita VishwaVidyapeetham, Coimbatore 4
Jadavpur University, Kolkata 5
University of Hyderabad, 6
Calcutta University, Kolkata 7
Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal 8
SavitribaiPhule Pune University, Pune 9
JamiaMilliaIslamia, New Delhi 10

ENGINEERING

Indian Institute of Technology Madras 1
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi 2
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay 3
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur 4
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 5
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee 6
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati 7
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad 8
National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli 9
Indian Institute of Technology Indore 10

MANAGEMENT

Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad 1
Indian Institute of Management Bangalore 2
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta 3
Indian Institute of Management Lucknow 4
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 5
Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode 6
Indian Institute of Management Indore 7
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi 8
Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) 9
Management Development Institute, Gurugram 10

COLLEGES

Miranda House, Delhi 1
Lady Shri Ram College for Women, New Delhi 2
Hindu College, Delhi 3
St. Stephen`s College, Delhi 4
Presidency College, Chennai 5
Loyola College, Chennai 6
St. Xavier`s College, Kolkata 7
Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira, Howrah 8
Hans Raj College, Delhi 9
PSGR Krishnammal College for Women, Coimbatore 10

PHARMACY

JamiaHamdard, New Delhi 1
Panjab University, Chandigarh 2
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research Mohali 3
Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai 4
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research Hyderabad 5
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani 6
Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Udupi 7
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research Ahmedabad 8
JSS College of Pharmacy, Ooty 9
JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore 10

MEDICAL

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 1
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 2
Christian Medical College, Vellore 3

ARCHITECTURE

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 1
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee 2
National Institute of Technology Calicut 3

LAW

National Law School of India University, Bengaluru 1
National Law University, New Delhi 2
Nalsar University of Law, Hyderabad 3

DENTAL

Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, Delhi 1
Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Udupi 2
Dr. D. Y. PatilVidyapeeth, Pune 3

      IASbhai WINDUP: 

  • Rankings help universities to improve their performance on various ranking parameters and identify gaps in research and areas of improvement.
  • These rankings acts as a guide to students for selection of universities based on a set of criteria and helps universities to improve their performance on various ranking parameters.
     SOURCES:PIB | NIRF India Rankings 2020 UPSC

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