NIRF Ranking 2019 announced

NIRF Ranking 2019 – The Union Human Resource Development Ministry’s (MHRD) framework of ranking national institutes has entered the fourth year, with the President of India, Ramnath Kovind announcing the NIRF Ranking 2019 yesterday. As per report, in the management category or the B-school category, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore has taken over the IIM-Ahmedabad continuing the tussle between the two top-ranking management schools.

Last year, four out of the top 10 Indian B-schools were IIMs. This year, six IIMs made it the list of top 10 management colleges in India. The Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) has jumped three points from 10th rank last year to 7th position this year. IIM Indore has made it to directly to the fifth rank while it was not even in the top 10 in 201, noted the report.

The NIRF rankings are released for a total of nine categories – Overall, Universities, Engineering, Colleges, Management, Pharmacy, Medical and Architecture:

NIRF Ranking Best B-schools in India 2018

  • Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad
  • Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
  • Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
  • Indian Institute of Management Lucknow
  • Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
  • Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
  • Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
  • Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
  • Xavier Labour Relations Institute

The NIRF rankings access education institutes on several parameters including teaching, learning and resources, research and professional practice, graduation outcomes, outreach and inclusion and perception. This is the fourth year of NIRF, it was launched in 2015.

The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) was approved by the MHRD and launched by Honourable Minister of Human Resource Development on September 29, 2015.

This framework outlines a methodology to rank institutions across the country. The methodology draws from the overall recommendations broad understanding arrived at by a Core Committee set up by MHRD, to identify the broad parameters for ranking various universities and institutions. The parameters broadly cover “Teaching, Learning and Resources,” “Research and Professional Practices,” “Graduation Outcomes,” “Outreach and Inclusivity,” and “Perception”. India Rankings – 2016 based on this framework were released on April 4, 2016.

For India Rankings – 2017, the main ranking parameters remain the same. However, there are a few significant changes in a few sub-parameters. Also, this year every large institution will be given a common overall rank as well as a discipline-specific rank as applicable.

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