Research Citations Among New IITs
IIT Ropar puts immense emphasis on promoting cutting edge research and publications of high quality and not quantity. We firmly believe that this is the key to our recognition in the international research community. We offer PhD degrees in all disciplines that we offer. At present, we have 515 PhD scholars in the Institute. 74 PhD scholars have successfully defended their thesis and 142 scholars have joined the PhD program during the last one year.
Over the last year, as many as 354 papers have been published in various high impact international journals. This has already placed us at the second position among 2nd generation IITs with the average publications per author (APPA) of 3.99; the average citation per paper (ACPP) of 13.78 and the H-Index of 61 (Scopus data - September 2019).