The Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Banglore has been identified as the world’s top research university as per QS World University Rankings 2022. London based Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) is a coveted education institute analyst which has released the QS World University Rankings 2022. As per latest reports, three Indian institutes have made it to the top 200 QS World University Rankings in 2022.
Union Education Minister Dr RP Nishank has tweeted “I’m extremely proud to share that India is taking a leap in the field of education and research and is emerging as a VISHVAGURU. As per reports, IISC Bangalore has made it to the top as the most coveted institute for research. The eighteenth version of the QS World University Rankings was released on Wednesday i.e. June 10, 2021 listing besides IISC, Bangalore, IIT Bombay and IIT Delhi.
Reportedly, Indian Institutes of Technology Delhi and Bombay have secured 177th and 185th ranks respectively in Universities ranking 2022. “We are equally proud to have a Guru like Prime Minister Narendra Modi who has constantly been thinking about the welfare of students, faculty staff and all other stakeholders associated with the Indian Education sector”, the Union Education Minister has tweeted.
As per reports, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay has retained their position in the QS World University Rankings for the fourth time in the 2022 rankings. On the other hand, Indian Institute of Delhi was risen to the rank of 185 from 193 in the previous year. “Such rapid growth in rankings was possible because of initiatives such as NEP 2020 & IOE, taken under the leadership of Hon’ble PM Shri @NarendraModi Ji. It’s heartening to see that IISc tops the World’s research”, the Education Minister tweeted.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also tweeted from his official handle congratulating IISC, Bangalore, IIT, Delhi and IIT, Bombay for the achievements. “Efforts are underway to ensure more universities and institutions of India scale global excellence and support intellectual prowess among the youth”, the PM tweeted.
As per reports, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore has secured a perfect 100 out of 100 score in the Citations per Faculty (CPF) metrics in the QS World University Rankings 2022. In 2021, the rank of the University was 172 while in 2022, the rank of the IISC Bangalore has fallen to 177.
Despite such achievements, as per latest reports, Indian institutions are struggling to move up the rank as per QS’s metric of Institutional Teaching Capacity. However, compared to global institutes, Indian universities have enhanced the research impact, as evident from the ranking of IISC, Bangalore as the top research institute by QS World University Rankings 2022.