Top Universities in India 2022

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Top universities in India include IISc Bangalore, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. Check the complete list of best universities in India 2022 as per NIRF Ranking 2022 List. Also, know the parameters on which the universities are ranked by NIRF every year.

NIRF University Rankings 2022 has been released today by Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. Last year, the NIRF Ranking 2022 University was announced on September 9 in virtual mode due to the pandemic. According to the ranking report, the three top universities in India are IISc Bangalore, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), and Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI). 

NIRF Ranking Parameters with Weightage for Top Universities in India 2022

NIRF ranks universities each year on the basis of few parameters. Each parameter has a certain weightage and universities are evaluated out of a total score of 500. Given below are the NIRF ranking parameters along with assigned weightage for each parameter:   

NIRF Ranking Parameter NIRF Ranking Criteria Marks Assigned Total Marks Assigned
Teaching, Learning and Resources (TLR) Student Strength including doctoral students (SS) 20 100
Faculty-student ratio with emphasis on permanent faculty  (FSR) 30
Combined metric for faculty with PhD (or equivalent) and experience (FQE) 20
Total budget and its utilisation (CBTU) 30
Research and Professional Practice (RP) Combined metric for publications (PU) 30 100
Combined metric for quality of publications (QP) 40
IPR and patents: Filed, published, granted and licensed (IPR) 15
Footprint of projects and professional practice and executive development programmes (FPPP) 15
Outreach and Inclusivity (OI) Percentage of students from other states/ countries [Region Diversity (RD)] 30 100
Percentage of women (WF) + (WS) + (WA) 25
Economically and socially challenged students (ESCS) 25
Facilities for physically challenged students (PCS) 20
Graduation Outcome (GO) Combined % for placement, higher studies, and entrepreneurship (GPHE) 40 100
Metric for university examinations (GUE) 15
Median Salary 20
Metric for graduating students admitted into top universities (GTOP) 15
Metric for number of PhD students graduated (GPHD) 10
Perception (PR) Peer Perception: Employers and research investors (PREMP) 25 100
Peer perception: Academics (PRACD) 25
Public perception (PRPUB) 25
Competitiveness (PRCMP) 25
Top Universities in India 2022

Further, check out the list of top 100 universities in India based on the NIRF Ranking 2022 below:

 

Name of the University

NIRF Ranking 2022

NIRF Ranking 2021

NIRF Ranking 2020

Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore

1

1

1

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

2

2

2

Jamia Milia Islamia

3

6

10

Jadavpur University, Kolkata

8

5

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore

5

4

Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi

6

3

3

Manipal Academy of Higher Education-Manipal

8

Calcutta University

8

4

7

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore 9 13  16

University of Hyderabad (UoH), Hyderabad

10 

9

6

Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh

11

10 

 17

Savitribai Phule Pune University

12 

11

 9

University of Delhi

13 

12

 11

Institute of Chemical Technology

14 

15

 18

Bharathiar University

15 

14

 13

Siksha`O`Anusandhan University

16

 20

 20

Homi Bhabha National Institute

17 

18

 14

Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani

18 

17

 15

SRM Institute of Science and Technology

19 

 30

 35

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology

20 

 21

 24

Anna University

21 

16

 12

Osmania University

22 

 32

 29

Amity University

23 

 25

 37

Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy (SASTRA)

24 

 22

 25

Panjab University

25 

 23

 26

Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences

26 

 29

 42

Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation University

27 

 35

 41

Alagappa University

28 

 33

 36

Chandigarh University

29 

 52

-

Mahatma Gandhi University

30 

 31

 30

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology

31 

 26

 31

Symbiosis International University

32 

 38

 43

Mysore University

33 

19

 27

JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research

34 

 34

 33

Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Higher Education

35 

 50

72

Andhra University

36 

 24

 19

Gauhati University

37 

 45

 47

Delhi Technological University

38 

 42

 45

University of Madras

39 

 28

 22

Kerala University

40 

 27

 23

Cochin University of Science and Technology

41 

 44

 62

Dr DY Patil Vidyapeeth Pune

42 

 49

46

Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology

43 

 40

 39

Guru Nanak Dev University

44 

 53

 51

Mumbai University

45 

 71

 65

Jamia Hamdard

46 

 41

 21

Lovely Professional University

47 

 62

78

Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research

48 

 47

 28

Banasthali Vidyapith

49 

 35

 55

King George’s Medical University, Lucknow

50 

 39

 32

SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai

51 

 55

 57

Madurai Kamraj University

52 

 63

 60

University of Kashmir

53 

 48

 48

Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences

54 

 61

61

Babasheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University

 

55 

 65

-

University of Jammu

56 

 66

 52

Bharathidasan University

57 

 57

 53

Gujarat University

58 

 43

44

Tezpur University

59 

 46

 40

Tata Institute of Social Sciences

60 

37

 34

Shiv Nadar University

61 

 56

 56

Bharath Institute of Higher Education & Research

62 

 51

59

Periyar University

63 

 73

 83

Bangalore University

64 

 69

68

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies

65 

 100

-

North Eastern Hill University

66 

 59

 49

Sri Venkateswara University

67 

 54

 38

Pondicherry University

68 

 58

 58

Calicut University

69 

 60

 54

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth Mahatma Gandhi Medical College Campus

70 

 80

 88

Christ University

71

-

-

Visvesvaraya Technological University

 72

 82

80

Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences Deemed University, Karad

 

73

-

-

Graphic Era University

 74

 98

97

NITTE University, Mangalore

 75

77

 74

Bharati Vidyapeeth

 76

 68

 63

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

 77

 79

 95

Mizoram University

78

-

-

Jain University, Bangalore

 

 79

 99

-

Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli

 80

 70

 -

Padmashree Dr DY Patil Vidyapeeth, Mumbai

 81

 72

 77

Central University of Punjab

 82

 84

 87

Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University

 83

76

69

Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science & Higher Education for Women

 

 84

75

-

Central University of Tamil Nadu

85

 

 

Kuvempu University

 86

 81

73

The University of Burdwan

 87

 85

 92

Ashoka University

 

 88

 95

-

KLE Academy of Higher Education and Research

 89

 91

 70

Utkal University

 90

 87

96

Maharishi Markandeshwar

 

91

-

-

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM)

 92

 67

 71

Chettinad Academy of Research and Education

 93

 92

98

Maharshi Dayanand University

 94

 78

 76

Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology and Research

 95

 97

-

Shoolini University of Biotechnology and Management Sciences

 96

 89

-

Yenepoya University

97

-

-

Visva Bharati

 98

 64

 50

Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi

 99

 86

 66

M. G. R. Educational and Research Institute

 

100

 

 

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This type of ranking is very useful for students and parents to choose best college before joining.NIT Tiruchirapalli bagged 9 th position in the list of top 10 where my son is pursuing PhD in engineering thereby we are happy to see that our son got admission in top nit college

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