IIT Madras tops Indian institute ranking fifth year in a row – here are the top 10

Jun 5, 2023

By: Sourabh Jain

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Top institutes in India

Here are the top Institutes in India as per the National Institutional Ranking Framework 2023 released on Monday.

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IIT Madras

Indian Institute of Technology Madras remained the top educational institute in the country for the fifth year with a score of 86.69. Founded in 1959, it is ranked as the top engineering university as well.

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Indian Institute of Science (IISc)

The Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, founded in 1909 with support from Jamsetji Tata occupies the second position with a score of 83.09.

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IIT Delhi

IIT Delhi is next on the list of India’s best institutes. It was established in 1961 and occupies the third position with a score of 82.16.

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IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay occupies the fourth position with a score of 81.28. It was founded in 1958 and is considered as one of the country’s top engineering and science universities.

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IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur occupies the fifth spot, with a score of 77.23. It was established in 1960 and is located on Kanpur’s Grand Trunk Road.

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All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India’s premier medical research university, occupies the sixth spot with a score of 72.14. It was established in 1956 in New Delhi.

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IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur, the country’s first IIT takes the seventh spot with a score of 71.82. It was established in 1951 and is located in Kharagpur, West Bengal.

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IIT Roorkee

IIT Roorkee is a close eighth, with a score of 71.66. It is the oldest engineering institute in India and was founded as the College of Civil Engineering in British India in 1847.

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IIT Guwahati

The IIT Guwahati takes the ninth position on the list with a score of 68.78. It was established in 1994 and is one of the country’s leading engineering institutes.

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Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)

Jawaharlal Nehru University takes the tenth spot with a score of 67.44. It was established in 1969 and is one of the leading research universities in the country.

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