The Indian Institute of Technology was ranked as the best higher education institution in the country for the third year by the Education ministry. On Thursday, this ranking list was released in the National Institutional ranking framework. The Indian Institute of Science ranked Second followed by IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur, IIT Roorkee, and IIT Guwahati. Jawaharlal Nehru University and Banaras Hindhu University have occupied the top 10ranking positions. It secured 9th and 10th ranking respectively.
Among Engineering institutions, IIT Madras have secured the ranking position of number 1 and it is followed by IIT- Delhi, IIT-Bombay, IIT-Kanpur, IIT- Kharagpur, IIT-Roorkee, IIT-Guwahati, IIT- Hyderabad, NIT- Tiruchirappalli, and NIT- Karnataka.