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Top Universities In India

Top Universities in India IISc BangaloreIISc Bangalore tops the list of the best universities in India

This page comprises the lists of top universities in India. The list of the top universities in India comprises of both government universities as well as a few private universities. India has millions of students who aspire to study in good universities but the demand outnumbers the supply (especially of quality universities.) With the exception of a couple of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), no other Indian university has made it to the global university rankings in the top 100.

Top Universities in India, 2016

For the first time ever, the Indian government has commissioned ranking of its universities. This was done by the National Institutional Ranking framework (NIRF) and the India Rankings 2016 was launched in April, 2016. Here are the top 100 universities in India as per these rankings:

University name

City

State

Rank

Indian Institute of Science (IISc.)

Bangalore

Karnataka

1

Institute Of Chemical Technology

Mumbai

Maharashtra

2

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)

New Delhi

Delhi

3

University Of Hyderabad

Hyderabad

Telangana

4

Tezpur University

Tezpur

Assam

5

University Of Delhi

Delhi

Delhi

6

Banaras Hindu University

Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh

7

Indian Institute Of Space Science And Technology

Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala

8

Birla Institute Of Technology & Science

Pilani

Rajasthan

9

Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh

Uttar Pradesh

10

Visva Bharati

Kolkata

West Bengal

11

Punjab University

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

12

Pondicherry University

Puducherry

Pondicherry

13

Bharathiar University

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

14

North Eastern Hill University

Shillong

Meghalaya

15

King Georges Medical University

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

16

Homi Bhabha National Institute

Mumbai

Maharashtra

17

Jamia Hamdard

New Delhi

Delhi

18

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

19

Goa University

Goa

Goa

20

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha Vishwavidyalaya

New Delhi

Delhi

21

Gauhati University

Guwahati

Assam

22

International Institute Of Information Technology

Hyderabad

Telangana

23

Guru Jambeshwar University Of Science And Technology

Hissar

Haryana

24

Guru Nanak Dev University

Amritsar

Punjab

25

Shiksha 'O' Anusandhan

Bhubaneswar

Odisha

26

Institute Of Liver And Biliary Sciences

New Delhi

Delhi

27

Shivaji University

Kolhapur

Maharashtra

28

Banasthali Vidyapith

Banasthali

Rajasthan

29

Cochin University Of Science & Technology

Cochin

Kerala

30

Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya

Mohanpur

West Bengal

31

Manipal Academy Of Higher Education

Manipal

Karnataka

32

Osmania University

Hyderabad

Telangana

33

Central University Of Rajasthan

Bandar Sindri

Rajasthan

34

Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University

Mysore

Karnataka

35

Tamilnadu Veterinary & Animal Sciences University

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

36

Jaypee University Of Information Technology

Solan

Himachal Pradesh

37

Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, (DIAT) [Previously Institute of Armament Studies]

Pune

Maharashtra

38

Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya

Sagar

Madhya Pradesh

39

Tamilnadu Agricultural University

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

40

Presidency University

Kolkata

West Bengal

41

Sathyabama Institute Of Science And Technology

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

42

S.R.M Institute Of Science And Technology

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

43

Maharishi Dayanand University

Rohtak

Haryana

44

Kalyani University

Kalyani

West Bengal

45

Pt.Ravishankar Shukla University

Raipur

Chhattisgarh

46

Periyar University

Salem

Tamil Nadu

47

Karunya Institute of Technology & Sciences

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

48

Alagappa University

Karaikudi

Tamil Nadu

49

National Institute Of Food Technology, Entrepreneurship & Management (NIFTEM)

Sonepat

Haryana

50

Mizoram University

Aizwal

Mizoram

51

Kalasalingam Academy Of Research And Higher Education

Srivilliputtur

Tamil Nadu

52

Kalinga Institute Of Industrial Technology

Bhubneshwar

Odisha

53

Punjab Technical University

Kapurthala

Punjab

54

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University

Gandhinagar

Gujarat

55

Indraprastha Institute Of Information Technology

New Delhi

Delhi

56

Annamalai University

Annamalainagar

Tamil Nadu

57

Sri Ramachandra Medical College And Research Institute

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

58

North Maharashtra University

Umavinagar

Maharashtra

59

Central University Of Gujarat

Gandhinagar

Gujarat

60

Sikkim University

Gangtok

Sikkim

61

U.P. Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Pashu Chikitsa Vigyan Vishwavidhyalaya Evam Go

Mathura

Uttar Pradesh

62

Sri Venkateswara University

Tirupati

Andhra Pradesh

63

Jammu University

Jammu Tawi

Jammu and Kashmir

64

Central University Of Punjab

Bathinda

Punjab

65

Shoolini University Of Biotechnology And Management Sciences

Solan

Himachal Pradesh

66

Central University Of Tamil Nadu

Tiruvarur

Tamil Nadu

67

University Of Allahabad

Allahabad

Uttar Pradesh

68

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University

Kakinada

Andhra Pradesh

69

TERI School Of Advanced Studies

New Delhi

Delhi

70

National Law University

New Delhi

Delhi

71

Narsee Monjee Institute Of Management Studies

Mumbai

Maharashtra

72

Gujarat University

Ahmedabad

Gujarat

73

Dibrugarh University

Dibrugarh

Assam

74

Noorul Islam Centre For Higher Education

Kanyakumari

Tamil Nadu

75

Maharaja Sayajirao University Of BarodA

Vadodara

Gujarat

76

Assam University

Silchar

Assam

77

University Of Kota

Kota

Rajasthan

78

Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma University Of Health Sciences

Rohtak

Haryana

79

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University

Katra

Jammu & Kashmir

80

Indian Institute Of Foreign Trade (IIFT)

New Delhi

Delhi

81

The Northcap University

Gurgaon

Haryana

82

Jamia Millia Islamia

New Delhi

Delhi

83

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

84

LNM Institute Of Information Technology

Jaipur

Rajasthan

85

Jaypee University Of Engineering & Technology

Raghogarh

Madhya Pradesh

86

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University

Aurangabad

Maharashtra

87

Tripura University

Agartala

Tripura

88

National Institute Of Technology Agartala

Agratala

Tripura

89

M.S. Ramaiah University Of Applied Sciences

Bangalore

Karnataka

90

Dayalbagh Educational Institute -Agra

Agra

Uttar Pradesh

91

Yogi Vemana University

Kadapa

Andhra Pradesh

92

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth Mahatma Gandhi Medical College Campus

Puducherry

Pondicherry

93

Central University Of South Bihar

Patna

Bihar

94

Sir Padmapat Singhania University

Udaipur

Rajasthan

95

Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD)

Delhi

Delhi

96

Rajasthan University Of Veterinary & Animal Sciences

Bikaner

Rajasthan

97

PES University

Bangalore

Karnataka

98

Indian Law Institute

New Delhi

Delhi

99

Chettinad Academy Of Research And Education (CARE)

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

100

 

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