New Delhi on April 4, 2016. The India Rankings 2016 is the first-of-its-kind indigenous ranking framework for higher education institutions. The first set of the awards were presented by Hon’ble Union Human Resource Development Minister SmritiIrani.
Speaking at the occasion, Prof. S. K. Das, Director, IIT Ropar said, “We are extremely happy to be there. We have been ranked among the top 10 Engineering Institutes in the country and being a new IIT, this is a big achievement for us. It is even more satisfying to note that we have topped the list with respect to ‘teaching, learning and resources’ and ‘graduation outcome’. We have also done very well in research. This is a benchmark we have set for ourselves and we hope to continue our effort in field of engineering research and aim to be among the top 5 research & teaching institutes in the coming few years.”
IIT Ropar stands at the Ninth position with weighted score of 74.89. Its rank on different parameters are as follows: