Devoid of any significant disruption in a pandemic 12 months, the latest National Institutional Rankings Framework (NIRF) 2021 by Ministry of Education has seen Indian Institute of Technological know-how (IIT) Madras keep the top rated spot as India’s finest institute.

Rated variety one in equally, the ‘Overall’ and ‘Engineering’ groups, IIT Madras, one of the ‘Institutes of Eminence’, now holds the top rated situation for the third consecutive 12 months. In the ‘Universities’ and ‘Management’ groups, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bengaluru and Indian Institute of Administration (IIM) Ahmedabad as well ongoing to hold the top rated spot for the third consecutive 12 months.

In the all round class, next IIT Madras have been IISc Bengaluru, IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, and IIT Kanpur bagging their second, third, fourth and fifth ranks, respectively with the top rated four retaining their places of past 12 months. In other foremost groups these kinds of as universities, Jawaharlal Nehru College, Banaras Hindu College, Calcutta College, and Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham followed IISc for the second, third, fourth and fifth positions.

Among engineering institutes, the remaining top rated-5 positions have been held by IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay, IIT Kanpur and IIT Kharagpur, with all of them retaining their respective places as past 12 months.

In the management groups, small business schools (B-schools) like IIM Bangalore and IIM Calcutta retained their second and third spot even as IIM Kozhikode enhanced its rankings from sixth location past 12 months to fourth location, followed by IIT Delhi from ninth location past 12 months to fifth location this 12 months.

The university class observed Delhi’s Miranda Residence and Woman Shri Ram College for Females keep their to start with and second ranks, even as Chennai’s Loyola College, Kolkata’s St Xavier’s College and Howrah’s Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira rise from past year’s sixth and joint seventh places to rank at third, fourth and fifth this 12 months.

The position framework evaluates institutions on five broad generic teams of parameters, i.e. Educating, Studying and Methods (TLR), Investigation and Expert Exercise (RP), Graduation Outcomes (GO), Outreach and Inclusivity (OI) and Perception (PR). Ranks are assigned dependent on the full sum of marks assigned for every single of these five broad teams of parameters.

Pharmacy university rankings have been led by the likes of Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, Panjab College Chandigarh, BITS Pilani, NIPER Mohali and ICT Mumbai, respectively.

Whilst AIIMS New Delhi, Post Graduate Institute of Professional medical Education and Investigation (PGIMER) Chandigarh and Christian Professional medical College (CMC) Vellore ongoing to form the top rated three institutes in professional medical class, IIT Roorkee and NIT Calicut enhanced their rankings to top rated two places with IIT Kharagpur falling to the third in architecture class.

NLSIU, Bengaluru, NLU, New Delhi and Nalsar College of Legislation, Hyderabad retained their positions as the top rated three legislation institutions in NIRF 2021 even though Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Udupi and Dr D.Y.Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune enhanced their performance to be the top rated two dental schools.

Alongside with 9 groups together with all round, university, engineering, management, schools, professional medical, pharmacy, architecture and legislation, the then Ministry of Human Source Development (MHRD) had also extra a new class of dental schools in the NIRF 2020 rankings.