Updated as on Mar 27, 2020. The NIRF ranking is an initiative by the Ministry of Human Resource Department, Government of India, (MHRD) and launched by Hon. Minister of Human Resource Development on 29th Sep 2015 for the first time. Despite the flaws it had, it has become the most talked about and sought after ranking in India. NIRF Ranking 2020 will ne released tentatively first week of April 2020.

 

According to Prof. Dileep N. Malkhede, Adviser at AICTE, the ranking which was initially an experiment has been evolving from time to time in the past few years with further upgrades in formats and parameters coming up. NIRF triggered off a competition among Indian academia and every Indian institution is striving to be ranked in top 100.

Also Read: Top 100 Business Schools of India by ROI || List of IIMs. Check fees, seat, Placement and CAT Cut-off || List of DMS IIT. Check fees, seat, Placement and CAT Cut-off || Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India

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

The parameters are 1) Teaching, Learning and Resources 2) Research and Professional Practices 3) Graduation Outcomes 4) Outreach and Inclusivity & 5) Perception.

First time NIRF Ranking is released in only 4 categories. Categories are Universities, Engineering, Management & Pharmacy in 2019 NIRF Ranking released in 9 Category Overall, Universities, Engineering, Management, College, Law, Architecture, and Medical & Pharmacy.

Top 10 Business Schools by NIRF Ranking

 

Rank
2016
2017
2018
2019
1
IIM B
IIM A
IIM A
IIM B
2
IIM A
IIM B
IIM B
IIM A
3
IIM C
IIM C
IIM C
IIM C
4
IIM L
IIM L
IIM L
IIM L
5
IIM U
IIM K
IIM B
IIM I
6
IIM K
IIT D
IIM K
IIT KGP
7
IMI D
IIT KGP
IIY KGP
XLRI
8
IIFM
IIT R
IIT D
IIM K
9
IIT K
XLRI
IIT R
IIT D
10
IIM I
IIM I
XLRI
IIT B

 

Top 10 Engineering Colleges by NIRF Rankings

 

Rank
2016
2017
2018
2019
1
IIT M
IIT M
IIT M
IIT M
2
IIT B
IIT B
IIT B
IIT D
3
IIT KGP
IIT KGP
IIM D
IIT D
4
IIT D
IIT D
IIT KGP
IIT KGP
5
IIT K
IIT K
IIM K
IIT K
6
IIT R
IIT R
IIT R
IIT R
7
IIT H
IIT G
IIT G
IIT G
8
IIT G'Nagar
Ann Uni
Ann Uni
IIT H
9
IIT Ropar
Jadhavpur Uni
IIT H
Ann Uni
10
IIT Patna
IIT H
ICT
NIT Trichy

 

Top 10 Universities by NIRF Rankings

 

Rank
2016
2017
2018
2019
1
IISc
IISc
IISc
IISc
2
ICT
JNU
JNU
JNU
3
JNU
BHU
BHU
BHU
4
Uni of Hyd
JNCASR
Anna Uni
Uni of Hyd
5
Tezpur Uni
Jadavpur Un
Uni of Hyd
Calcutta Uni
6
Uni of Delhi
Anna Uni
Jadavpur Un
Jadavpur Un
7
BHU
Uni of Hyd
Uni of Delhi
Anna Uni
8
IISCT
Uni of Delhi
Amrita Uni
Amrita Uni
9
BITS Pilani
Amrita Uni
Pune Uni
MAHE
10
AMU
Pune Uni
AMU
Pune Uni

 

Submit Your College Story