By Manasvi Gupta
The Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan released the seventh edition of the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) Rankings 2022 today, i.e July 15, 2022, at 11 am. According to the list, IIT-Madras managed to retain its top position in the overall educational institutes and engineering categories for the 7th consecutive year.
The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad also retained its top spot in the NIRF ranking list (management category) for the past three years, except in 2019 when IIM Bangalore grabbed the top position.
In the NIRF Ranking list, the institutes are ranked based on their areas of operation including overall, university, colleges, engineering, management, architecture, ARIIA (Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements), pharmacy, law, medical, dental and research.
The institutions are judged based on five broad parameters: Teaching, Learning and Resources (TLR), Research and Professional Practice (RP), Graduation Outcomes (GO), Outreach and Inclusivity (OI) and Perception (PR).
Rank 1: IISc Bangalore
Rank 2: JNU
Rank 3: Jamia Millia Islamia
Rank 4: Jadavpur University
Rank 5: Amrita Vishwaapeeth
Rank 6: Banaras Hindu University
Rank 7: Manipal Academy
Rank 8: Calcutta University
Rank 9: VIT Vellore
Rank 10: University of Hyderabad
IIT Roorkee - best college in the architecture category
AIIMS Delhi - best medical college
IISc Bangalore - best research institute
IIMs - best in the B-school rankings
Miranda House, DU - best college
The NIRF ranking 2022 list for different categories such as engineering, medical, management, law etc. is available at the official website – nirfindia.org.