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Top Universities In India

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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.)

Top Universities in India, 2017

The Indian government has commissioned ranking of its universities for the year 2017-18. This was done by the National Institutional Ranking framework (NIRF) and the India Rankings 2017 was launched in 3 April, 2017. The main ranking parameters behind the "scores" were “Teaching, Learning and Resources,” “Research and Professional Practices,” “Graduation Outcomes,” “Outreach and Inclusivity,” and “Perception”.

Here are the top 100 universities in India as per these rankings:

Ranking

University Name

City

State

Score

1

Indian Institute of Science Bangalore

Bengaluru

Karnataka

83.28

2

Jawaharlal Nehru University

New Delhi

Delhi

61.53

3

Banaras Hindu University

Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh

58.92

4

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research

Bengaluru

Karnataka

58.25

5

Jadavpur University

Kolkata

West Bengal

57.32

6

Anna University

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

56.50

7

University of Hyderabad

Hyderabad

Telangana

56.30

8

University of Delhi

Delhi

Delhi

55.37

9

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

54.70

10

Savitribai Phule Pune University

Pune

Maharashtra

52.81

11

Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh

Uttar Pradesh

52.74

12

Jamia Millia Islamia

New Delhi

Delhi

51.75

13

Birla Institute of Technology & Science -Pilani

Pilani

Rajasthan

51.46

14

Vellore Institute of Technology

Vellore

Tamil Nadu

51.36

15

Indian Agricultural Research Institute

New Delhi

Delhi

51.20

16

Calcutta University

Kolkata

West Bengal

48.90

17

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

48.84

18

Manipal Academy of Higher Education-Manipal

Manipal

Karnataka

48.27

19

Visva Bharati

Kolkata

West Bengal

48.19

20

Siksha`O` Anusandhan University|

Bhubaneswar

Odisha

46.72

21

Bharath Institute of Higher Education & Research

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

46.45

21

Homi Bhabha National Institute

Mumbai

Maharashtra

46.45

23

Osmania University

Hyderabad

Telangana

45.52

24

Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana

Ludhiana

Punjab

44.99

25

Institute of Chemical Technology

Mumbai

Maharashtra

44.95

26

Jamia Hamdard

New Delhi

Delhi

44.84

27

Gauhati University

Guwahati

Assam

44.42

28

Bharathiar University

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

44.29

29

Kerala University

Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala

43.95

30

Tezpur University

Tezpur

Assam

43.78

31

TATA Institute of Social Sciences

Mumbai

Maharashtra

43.71

32

Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy (SASTRA)

Thanjavur

Tamil Nadu

43.50

33

Panjab University

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

43.13

34

S.R.M Institute of Science and Technology

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

43.07

35

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology

Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala

43.06

36

Mysore University

Mysore

Karnataka

42.83

37

Pondicherry University

Puducherry

Pondicherry

42.70

38

Tamil Nadu Veterinary & Animal Sciences University

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

42.48

39

Sri Ramachandra University

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

42.46

40

Anand Agricultural University

Anand

Gujarat

42.26

41

University of Madras

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

41.85

42

Sri Venkateswara University

Tirupati

Andhra Pradesh

41.48

43

Andhra University

Visakhapatnam

Andhra Pradesh

41.38

44

Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

41.30

45

Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University

Mysore

Karnataka

41.18

46

Thapar University

Patiala

Punjab

40.78

47

Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth Pune

Pune

Maharashtra

40.59

48

North Eastern Hill University

Shillong

Meghalaya

40.51

49

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology

Bhubaneswar

Odisha

40.47

50

Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University

Ludhiana

Punjab

40.10

51

Dr. Y.S.Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry

Solan

Himachal Pradesh

39.54

52

AMITY University

Gautam Budh Nagar

Uttar Pradesh

39.17

53

Banasthali Vidyapith

Banasthali

Rajasthan

38.74

54

Bharati Vidyapeeth

Pune

Maharashtra

38.73

55

Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

38.68

56

Annamalai University

Annamalainagar

Tamil Nadu

38.59

57

Calicut University|

Calicut

Kerala

38.45

58

Mizoram University

Aizwal

Mizoram

38.36

59

Kurukshetra University

Kurushetra

Haryana

38.26

60

Shiv Nadar University

Chithera

Uttar Pradesh

37.95

61

Symbiosis International University

Pune

Maharashtra

37.67

62

KLE Academy of Higher Education and Research

Belagavi

Karnataka

37.25

63

University of Jammu

Jammu Tawi

Jammu And Kashmir

37.23

64

Goa University-Goa|

Goa

Goa

37.16

65

Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr.Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

37.13

66

Kalyani University

Kalyani

West Bengal

36.84

67

Mahatma Gandhi Unversity

Kottayam

Kerala

36.79

68

Rajasthan University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences|

Bikaner

Rajasthan

36.78

69

Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning

Anantapur

Andhra Pradesh

36.75

70

Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

36.47

71

Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences-Coimbatore

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

36.44

72

Dayalbagh Educational Institute

Agra

Uttar Pradesh

36.36

73

University of Kashmir

Srinagar

Jammu And Kashmir

36.32

74

Dibrugarh University

Dibrugarh

Assam

36.28

75

Nirma University

Ahmedabad

Gujarat

36.21

76

Rajiv Gandhi University

Rono Hills

Arunachal Pradesh

36.15

77

Madurai Kamraj University

Madurai

Tamil Nadu

36.04

78

Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University|

Tirupati

Andhra Pradesh

35.92

79

Rajasthan University

Jaipur

Rajasthan

35.85

80

Guru Nanak Dev University

Amritsar

Punjab

35.83

81

Jaypee Institute of Information Technology

Noida

Uttar Pradesh

35.69

82

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

Dwarka

Delhi

35.60

83

NITTE University

Mangalore

Karnataka

35.50

84

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth Mahatma Gandhi Medical College Campus

Puducherry

Pondicherry

35.50

85

Periyar University

Salem

Tamil Nadu

35.44

86

Cochin University of Science and Technology

Cochin

Kerala

35.42

87

Vidyasagar University

Midnapore

West Bengal

35.23

88

Bharathidasan University

Tiruchirappalli

Tamil Nadu

35.14

89

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM)

Visakhapatnam

Andhra Pradesh

35.09

90

Karpagam Academy of Higher Education

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

34.86

91

The Gandhigram Rural Institute - Deemed University

Gandhigram

Tamil Nadu

34.56

92

Assam University-Silchar

Silchar

Assam

34.38

93

Jaypee University of Information Technology-Solan|

Solan

Himachal Pradesh

34.14

94

PES University

Bengaluru

Karnataka

33.94

95

University of Allahabad|

Allahabad

Uttar Pradesh

33.86

96

Sri Krishnadevaraya University

Anantapur

Andhra Pradesh

33.76

97

Alagappa University|

Karaikudi

Tamil Nadu

33.66

98

Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies -Mumbai

Mumbai

Maharashtra

33.60

99

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University

Kakinada

Andhra Pradesh

33.44

100

B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science and Technology|

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

32.99

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