Whereas it’s first amongst Indian establishments, general, the IISc is positioned within the 251-300 band. Globally, the College of Oxford has emerged as one of the best institute amongst 1,799 universities from 104 international locations, in line with a press release issued by THE.
The second place amongst Indian establishments has been taken by the Shoolini College of Biotechnology and Administration Sciences (351-400 general), which made its debut within the rankings. The Himachal Pradesh-based non-public college is ranked 96th within the Nationwide Institutional Rating Framework (NIRF) 2022 within the universities class.
Shoolini College, nevertheless, shares the spot amongst Indian institutes with JSS Academy of Larger Schooling and Analysis, one other non-public college which is predicated in Karnataka. Tamil Nadu’s Algappa College, a public establishment, has come out third in India (401-500).
Final yr, the second place within the Indian class had been bagged by IIT Ropar, which has on this yr’s version of THE slipped to the sixth place, and to the 501-600 band globally from final yr’s 351-400.
Among the many different IITs which took half within the rankings, IIT Indore is positioned within the 601-800 band, adopted by IIT Patna and IIT Gandhinagar within the 801-1000 band.
In whole, eight IITs characteristic on this yr’s rankings by THE, its spokesperson informed The Indian Categorical.
It was not instantly clear as to what number of IITs participated within the rankings course of. The entire checklist will likely be launched Wednesday.
The parameters based mostly on which the institutes are ranked are: educating (30%), analysis (30%), citations (30%), worldwide outlook (7.5%), and business final result (2.5%). In educating and analysis, 15% weightage every is predicated on a “reputational survey”.
The spokesperson added that the organisation held talks with the “IITs (and different establishments) on a number of events and proceed to welcome discussions with them” on ironing out the variations.
“As talked about, we have now given an in depth clarification of our rankings methodology, and have listened to their enter. Within the subsequent version of the rating, to be launched subsequent yr, we have now included a few of their strategies,” the spokesperson stated.
Nevertheless, IIT Bombay and IIT Delhi maintained that the rankings undergo from a scarcity of transparency. IIT-B director Prof. Subhasis Chaudhury stated, “There is no such thing as a enchancment within the transparency issue of their course of. Immediately a rank is allotted to the institute. We should always know what the method is. There is no such thing as a motive to take part with out realizing what precisely we’re taking part in.”
The final time main IITs participated in THE rankings was in 2019 — the report (launched as THE 2020 checklist) had positioned IIT Bombay and IIT Delhi within the 401-500 general band, behind the Ropar and Indore campuses.