Top 100 Colleges in India 2023: Ranking, Fees, Placements, Cutoffs

Top 100 Colleges in India 2023: Ranking, Fees, Placements, Cutoffs

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Arpta Singh
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Updated on Mar 15, 2024 17:26 IST

Aspirants desrious to pursue a degree from the best college of India can select best colleges among the following renowned and top ranked colleges in India. Miranda House of Delhi University, Hindu College, Delhi and Presidency College, Chennai are the top three colleges in India as per NIRF Rankings 2023. Check out the article to know about top 100 colleges as per the NIRF Ranking 2023 released by Ministry of Education

Top Colleges in India 2023: Ranking, Fees, Placements, Cutoffs
There are numerous colleges in India among the top list. Selecting best colleges from the list of colleges is quite a task as the list of top colleges is quite long. Aspirants seeking admission in top colleges in India can refer the article to know all the details related to the top colleges. The ranking of the top colleges is based on various parameters. The parameters deciding the ranking of the top colleges in India are placements, overall ranking, infrastructure, merit list, cut off etc.  Candidates aspiring to pursue a degree from the best college of India can select best colleges among the following renowned and top ranked colleges in India. Here in the article below we have compiled a list of we top 100 colleges as per National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) Ranking 2023. Among the top colleges list, Miranda House of Delhi University was ranked on the top, while Hindu College, Delhi and Presidency College, Chennai are on second and third position respectively. Most of the colleges in the top 100 list of NIRF ranking are same as the previous year. This year, the ranking of Lady Shree Ram College and Loyola College have dropped a few position like last year. Miranda House has maintained its top position.Colleges in the top five are Miranda House, Hindu College, Presidency College, PSGR Krishnammal College for Women and St. Xavier`s College.

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NIRF provide ranking to various colleges and universities based on different parameters like their overall Performance, Teaching, Learning and Resources (TLR), Research, Professional Practice (RP), Outreach and Inclusivity (OI), Graduation Outcome (GO), and Perception (PR). The 2023 NIRF ranking have been released for educational institutions by Minister of Education Dharmendra Pradhan in eleven categories – Overall, Colleges, Universities, Research Institutions, Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Medical, Dental, Architecture and Law.  

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Top Management Institutes in India

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Top 10 Universities in India

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Given below in the table is the list of top 100 colleges in India as per NIRF Ranking 2023, 2022 and 2021:

Name of College

NIRF 2023 Rank

NIRF 2022 Rank

NIRF 2021 Rank

Miranda House

1

1

1

Hindu College

2

2

9

Presidency College

3

3

7

PSGR Krishnammal College for Women

 4

 6

6

St. Xavier’s College

 5

 8

4

Atma Ram Santan Dharm College

 6

 7

12

Loyola College

7

4

3

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira

 8

 9

5

Kirori Mal College

 9

 10

17

Lady Shri Ram College for Women

9

5

2

Shri Ram College of Commerce

 11

 12

10

Hans Raj College

 12

 14

14

Sri Venkateswara College

 13

 14

11

St Stephen's College, Delhi

 14

 11

8

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira

15

 9

5

Madras Christian College

16 

 17

18

Deshbandhu College

 17

 28

60

Thiagarajar College

 18

 22

23

Ramakrishna Mission Residential College

 19

 19

21

PSG College of Arts and Science

 20

 20

19

Acharya Narendra Dev College

 21

 18

20

Lady Irwin College

 22

 16

24

Bhaskaracharya College of Applied Sciences

 22

 25

32

Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College

 24

21

13

St. Joseph's College, Tiruchirappalli

 25

 26

28

University College, Thiruvananthapuram

 26

 24

25

V.O. Chidambaram College

 27

 30

54

Daulat Ram College

 28

 29

26

Kongunadu Arts & Science College

 29

 31

36

Rajagiri College of Social Sciences

 30

 27

31

Gargi College

 31

 23

16

Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for Women

 32

 36

37

Sri Krishna Arts and Science College

 33

 33

27

Bishop Heber College

 34

 43

43

Pachhunga University College, Mizoram

 34

 45

-

Maitreyi College

 36

 34

35

Stella Maris College For Women

 37

76

58

Jesus & Mary College

 38

 44

41

Madras School of Social Work

 39

 38

30

Holy Cross College, Tiruchirappalli

40 

 67

49

St. Teresa's College, Ernakulam

 41

 37

45

Sacred Heart College

 42

 59

63

Kamala Nehru College

 43

 40

33

Government Arts College

 44

 32

42

Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram

 45

 50

44

Maharaja's College, Ernakulam

 46

 60

92

Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce, Delhi

 47

63

-

Dyal Singh College

 48

 35

29

Ramanujan College

 49

 41

53

Kanchi Mamunivar Centre for Post Graduate Studies

 50

 80

50

Bishop Moore College

 51

 58

89

Government Home Science College, Sector-10

 52

 46

-

St. Thomas College, Thrissur

 53

 63

64

S.B. College, Changanacherry

 54

 62

79

St. Xavier's College, TN

 55

 68

67

Jamal Mohamed College, Tiruchirappalli

56 

79

65

College of Social Work, Mumbai

 57

 69

71

The American College, Tamil Nadu

58

-

-

St. Joseph's College,Kerala

 59

78

69

Queen Mary`s College

 60

 47

55

I. C. College of Home Science

 61

 42

38

Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College

 62

 39

39

Alagappa Government Arts College, Karaikudi

 63

 54

76

Raja Narendra Lal Khan Women's College, West Bengal

 64

73

-

St. Joseph`s College of Commerce

 65

 93

74

Women`s Christian College

 66

 72

40

Ramjas College

 67

 66

75

Shyam Lal College, Delhi  68 77 -

Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College

69 

 83

66

Shivaji College

 70

 70

70

Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya College of Arts and Science

 71

 70

48

Sacred Heart College, Tamil Nadu  72  82 -

Midnapore College, West Bengal

 73

97

-

Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College of Arts & Science for Women, Tamil Nadu

74

-

-

Government College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram

 75

 53

46

Virudhunagar Hindu Nadars Senthikumara Nadar College

 76

 49

47

Union Christian College, Kerala

 77

97

-

Bethune College

 78

74

77

Fergusson College

 79

 57

96

St. Aloysius College, Mangaluru

80

-

-

Maharaja Agrasen College

 81

 48

52

Guru Nanak College, Chennai

82

-

-

Government Institute of Science, Nagpur

83

-

-

Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, Delhi

84

-

-

CMS College Kottayam

 85

 81

93

Sri Ramakrishna College of Arts and Science

 86

 90

84

Mar Athanasius College

 87

 56

86

Nesamony Memorial Christian College, Tamil Nadu

 88

91

-

Dr. S. N. S. Rajalakshmi College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore

89

-

-

National College, Tiruchirappalli

90

-

-

Women's Christian College

 91

94

91

Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies

 92

 51

94

Keshav Mahavidyalya, Delhi  93  84 -

Ethiraj College for Women

 94

 65

51

N. G. M. College, Pollachi

95

-

-

St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad

 96

 52

57

Indraprastha College for Women

 97

 61

68

St. Francis College for Women, Hyderabad

98

-

-

Dr.G.R.Damodaran College of Science, Coimbatore

99

-

-

Scottish Church College, Kolkata

100

-

-

Entrance Exams for College Admissions

Shiksha has a comprehensive repository of entrance exams wherein students are offered information along the lines of exam eligibility, important dates, exam centres, pattern, syllabus, admit card, answer key, cut-off, admission process, question papers, counselling and results. Aspirants can go through information on popular entrance exams by clicking on the link of the stream of their choice as mentioned below:

Q:   What 12th score is required for Loyola College?

A:

Loyola College 12th marks are required for admission to its undrgarduate programme. Find below details for admission to it UG courses:

Popular Courses Loyola College

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

BSc

Eligibility: A pass in Class 12 with relevant subjects

Selection: Merit-based

BCA

Eligibility: A pass in Class 12 with relevant subjects

Selection: Merit-based

BSc

Eligibility: A pass in Class 12 with relevant subjects

Selection: Merit-based

BA

Eligibility: A pass in Class 12 with relevant subjects

Selection: Merit-based

B.Com

Eligibility: A pass in Class 12 with Commerce stream subjects (1. Commerce/ Business Studies) 2. Accountancy 3. Economics/ Computer Science 4. Mathematics/ Business Maths/ Statistics)

Selection: Merit-based

Q:   What is the expected cutoff for the SRCC 2024?

A:

Shri Ram College of Commerce is popularly known as SRCC offers admission to UG courses based on CUET scores. Followed by the CUET scores, there is a centralised counselling process conducted by DU via the Common Seat Allocation System (CSAS) for admission to the affiliated colleges. SRCC cutoff 2023 for B.A. (Hons.) in Economics was 99. Only candidates who have a valid CUET score is eligible for the admissions at SRCC. For the round-wise merit list released by the DU, candidates can visit the official website of CSAS at ugadmission.uod.ac.in to check the results. 

Q:   What is the cutoff for BCom (Hons) at Loyola College?

A:

The cutoff marks for BCom (Hons) at Loyola College Chennai vary every year based on various factors such as the number of applicants, the number of available seats, and the overall performance of the applicants in the qualifying exam.
For this academic year, the cutoff marks for BCom (Hons) at Loyola College were not officially released. However, based on trends from previous years, the expected cutoff marks for BCom (Hons) at Loyola College are between 90 and 95% for the general category.
It is important to note that the cutoff marks may vary for different categories, such as SC, ST, and OBC. Additionally, meeting the cutoff marks alone does not guarantee admission, as there are other factors such as the availability of seats and the overall performance of the candidates in the admission process.
Therefore, it is recommended that you keep an eye on the official website of Loyola College for the latest updates on the admission process and cutoff marks for the BCom (Hons) course.

Q:   What is the desired score for the Hansraj College CUET?

A:

Hansraj College admission to various UG courses is based on CUET UG scores followed by round-wise counselling. Delhi University conducts a centralised counselling process for the affiliated colleges. DU releases the merit lists for candidates who qualify for the cutoff. Hansraj College cut off 2023, the Round 1 closing score for the top courses including Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com. Hons.) is 99, the range for BA (Hons) is 80-99, for BSc (Hons) the range is 96-99 or the General category students belonging to All India Quota. Candidates aspiring for Hansraj College admission 2024 to UG courses, must have a valid score in CUET UG.

Q:   What is the latest cutoff information for B.Com at SRCC?

A:

SRCC Cutoff 2023 For B.Com (Hons):-

  • Gen 97.75-99
  • OBC 95.5-94.25
  • SC 92.75-93
  • ST 82-87.5

Q:   What is Kirori Mal College Cut off 2023?

A:

Kirori Mal College cutoff 2023 for admission to various UG courses including BCom, BSc BA and more is based on CUET scores followed by the centralised counselling conducted by the University of Delhi. Tabulated below is Kirori Mal College CUET cutoff 2023 for top courses for the General category All India candidates: 

Course2023
B.A. (Hons.) in Economics99.5
B.A. (Hons.) in Geography99
B.A. (Hons.) in Political Science99.75
B.Com. (Hons.)99.75
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)99.75
 

Q:   What is St. Xavier's Kolkata Calcutta University Entrance Exam Cutoff 2023?

A:

St Xavier's Kolkata Cutoff 2023 has been concluded after the release of Calcutta University Entrance Exam Round 3 Seat Allotment results. Tabulated below are the Round 1 and the Last Round Closing Ranks for St Xavier's Kolkata Cutoff 2023 for the General category candidates belonging to the Home State Quota:

CourseRound 1 Closing RanksLast Round Closing Ranks
B.A. (Hons.) in English293288
Integrated B.Sc. + M.Sc in Biotechnology282275
Bachelor of Management Studies (Hons.)70.3862.5
B.Sc. (Hons.) in Mass Communication149.25150.25
Integrated B.Sc. + M.Sc. in Multimedia266255
B.A. in General176.75162.75
B.A. (Hons.) in Political Science193.5190.75

Q:   I want to do BSc (Hons) in Computer Science from Hansraj College. For this, how many marks must be in 12th and what is the admission method?

A:

At the undergraduate level, Hansraj College offers BSc (Hons) in Computer Science for a duration of three years. Admission to the B.Sc course is based on the merit in CUET. Central University Entrance Test is an all-India level entrance examination conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency) for admission to undergraduate courses. In order to take admission to the BSc course at Hans Raj College, candidates must complete the CUET application process. Candidates must prepare well in advance for this entrance exam as the competition is high.

FAQs on Top Colleges in India 2023

Q. Which are the top three colleges in India as per NIRF ranking 2023?

A. The top three colleges in India as per NIRF ranking 2023 are as follows:

  • Miranda House
  • Hindu College
  • Presidency College

Q. Which are the top five colleges in India as per NIRF ranking 2023?

A. The top five colleges in India as per NIRF ranking 2023 are as follows:

  • Miranda House
  • Hindu College
  • Presidency College
  • PSGR Krishnammal College for Women
  • St. Xavier’s College

Q. Which are the top ten colleges in India as per NIRF ranking 2023?

A. The top ten colleges in India as per NIRF ranking 2023 are as follows:

  • Miranda House
  • Hindu College
  • Presidency College
  • PSGR Krishnammal College for Women
  • St. Xavier’s College
  • Atma Ram Santan Dharm College
  • Loyola College
  • Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira
  • Kirori Mal College
  • Lady Shri Ram College for Women

Q. Which are the top twenty colleges in India as per NIRF ranking 2023?

A. The top twenty colleges in India as per NIRF ranking 2023 are as follows:

  • Miranda House
  • Hindu College
  • Presidency College
  • PSGR Krishnammal College for Women
  • St. Xavier’s College
  • Atma Ram Santan Dharm College
  • Loyola College
  • Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira
  • Kirori Mal College
  • Lady Shri Ram College for Women
  • Shri Ram College of Commerce
  • Hans Raj College
  • Sri Venkateswara College
  • St Stephen's College, Delhi
  • Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira
  • Madras Christian College
  • Deshbandhu College
  • Thiagarajar College
  • Ramakrishna Mission Residential College
  • PSG College of Arts and Science

Q. What are the parameters for NIRF ranking for top colleges?

A. NIRF ranking parameters for various colleges and universities are as follows: 

  • Overall Performance
  • Teaching Learning and Resources (TLR)
  • Research
  • Professional Practice (RP)
  • Outreach and Inclusivity (OI)
  • Graduation Outcome (GO)
  • Perception (PR) 

Q. In how many categories NIRF ranking are released?

A. The 2023 NIRF ranking has been released for educational institutions by Minister of Education Dharmendra Pradhan. The ranking has been released in eleven categories such as-

  • Overall
  • Colleges
  • Universities
  • Research Institutions
  • Engineering
  • Management
  • Pharmacy
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Architecture
  • Law
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