The Best Universities in India 2020

Who is the best university in India?

India has one of the largest higher education systems in the world, and in 2020 the Indian Institute of Technology Madras finished top of its national rankings which were carried out by the National Institutional Ranking Framework ranking. 

India University Rankings 2020

Find a list of the top 100 universities in India as per the National Institutional Ranking Framework below:

Name City State Score Rank
Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai Tamil Nadu 85.31 1
Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru Karnataka 84.18 2
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi New Delhi Delhi 81.33 3
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Mumbai Maharashtra 80.75 4
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Kharagpur West Bengal 75.85 5
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur Uttar Pradesh 74.99 6
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati Assam 68.81 7
Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi Delhi 68.76 8
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee Roorkee Uttarakhand 68.48 9
Banaras Hindu University Varanasi Uttar Pradesh 62.03 10
Calcutta University Kolkata West Bengal 61.01 11
Jadavpur University Kolkata West Bengal 60.77 12
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 60.74 13
Manipal Academy of Higher Education Manipal Karnataka 59.96 14
University of Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 59.92 15
Jamia Millia Islamia New Delhi Delhi 59.85 16
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 59.59 17
University of Delhi Delhi Delhi 58.97 18
Savitribai Phule Pune University Pune Maharashtra 58.77 19
Anna University Chennai Tamil Nadu 58.1 20
Bharathiar University Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 57.32 21
Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) Dhanbad Jharkhand 56.05 22
Indian Institute of Technology Indore Indore Madhya Pradesh 55.94 23
National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu 55.92 24
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research Pune Pune Maharashtra 55.43 25
Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi Varanasi Uttar Pradesh 54.82 26
Birla Institute of Technology & Science Pilani Rajasthan 54.13 27
Vellore Institute of Technology Vellore Tamil Nadu 53.89 28
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research Kolkata Mohanpur West Bengal 53.49 29
Homi Bhabha National Institute Mumbai Maharashtra 53.2 30
Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh Uttar Pradesh 52.54 31
National Institute of Technology Rourkela Rourkela Odisha 51.87 32
National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal Karnataka 51.86 33
Institute of Chemical Technology Mumbai Maharashtra 51.7 34
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar Gandhinagar Gujarat 51.49 35
Andhra University Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh 51.24 36
Jamia Hamdard New Delhi Delhi 51.02 37
Siksha `O` Anusandhan Bhubaneswar Odisha 50.97 38
Indian Institute of Technology Ropar Rupnagar Punjab 50.92 39
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research Bhopal Bhopal Madhya Pradesh 50.83 40
University of Madras Chennai Tamil Nadu 50.76 41
Kerala University Thiruvananthapuram Kerala 50.71 42
Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur West Bengal 50.41 43
Panjab University Chandigarh Chandigarh 50.24 44
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Bhubaneswar Odisha 50.24 44
National Institute of Technology Warangal Warangal Telangana 49.82 46
Mysore University Mysuru Karnataka 49.75 47
Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy Thanjavur Tamil Nadu 49.4 48
Mahatma Gandhi University Kottayam Kerala 49.29 49
King George`s Medical University Lucknow Uttar Pradesh 48.91 50
Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education And Research Chennai Tamil Nadu 48.59 51
Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology Patiala Punjab 48.59 51
Osmania University Hyderabad Telangana 48.54 53
Indian Institute of Technology Patna Patna Bihar 48.09 54
JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research Mysuru Karnataka 48.09 54
Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar Bhubaneswar Odisha 47.96 56
Tata Institute of Social Sciences Mumbai Maharashtra 47.45 57
S. R. M. Institute of Science and Technology Chennai Tamil Nadu 47.27 58
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research Mohali Mohali Punjab 47.19 59
Gujarat University Ahmedabad Gujarat 47.1 60
Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology Chennai Tamil Nadu 47.03 61
Delhi Technological University New Delhi Delhi 46.89 62
Amity University Noida Gautam Budh Nagar Uttar Pradesh 46.88 63
Alagappa University Karaikudi Tamil Nadu 46.85 64
Tezpur University Tezpur Assam 46.83 65
Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences Chennai Tamil Nadu 46.81 66
Indian Institute of Technology Mandi Mandi Himachal Pradesh 46.56 67
Sri Venkateswara University Tirupati Andhra Pradesh 46.14 68
Visva Bharati Santiniketan West Bengal 45.95 69
Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation University Vaddeswaram Andhra Pradesh 45.89 70
Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur Rajasthan 45.65 71
Gauhati University Guwahati Assam 45.48 72
Symbiosis International Pune Maharashtra 45.43 73
North Eastern Hill University Shillong Meghalaya 45.31 74
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth Pune Maharashtra 45.08 75
Calicut University Malappuram Kerala 44.71 76
Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu 44.7 77
University of Kashmir Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir 44.67 78
Banasthali Vidyapith Banasthali Rajasthan 44.61 79
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research Thiruvananthapuram Thiruvananthapuram Kerala 44.53 80
Pondicherry University Puducherry Pondicherry 44.48 81
Shiv Nadar University Dadri Uttar Pradesh 44.47 82
Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering Kancheepuram Tamil Nadu 44.42 83
Madurai Kamaraj University Madurai Tamil Nadu 44.27 84
Birla Institute of Technology Ranchi Jharkhand 44.17 85
PSG College of Technology Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 44.17 85
Bharath Institute of Higher Education & Research Chennai Tamil Nadu 44.03 87
Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar Punjab 43.81 88
Cochin University of Science and Technology Cochin Kerala 43.71 89
University of Jammu Jammu Jammu and Kashmir 43.61 90
Sawai Man Singh Medical College Jaipur Rajasthan 43.5 91
SVKM`s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies Mumbai Maharashtra 43.07 92
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad Uttar Pradesh 42.87 93
National Institute of Technology Silchar Silchar Assam 42.76 94
Mumbai University Mumbai Maharashtra 42.45 95
National Institute of Technology Durgapur Durgapur West Bengal 42.26 96
Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences Wardha Maharashtra 42.24 97
Bharati Vidyapeeth Pune Maharashtra 42.23 98
Lovely Professional University Phagwara Punjab 41.81 99
Mizoram University Aizawl Mizoram 41.8 100
Bangalore University Bengaluru Karnataka 41.80 100

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