QS World ranks IIT Kharagpur among top universities

Kolkata: According to the most recent edition of QS World University Rankings, IIT Kharagpur has been named one of the best universities in the world for studying multiple engineering subjects.

The institute ranked 37th in Mineral and Mining Engineering in 2022, up from 44th in 2021, and 80th in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, up from 90th in 2021.

According to the 12th QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022, released on April 6, the pioneering institute ranked 101st in the world and third in India in Engineering and Technology.

In the QS ranking, IIT Kharagpur has been ranked among India’s top three nationally. It was placed first in statistics and operations research, besides agriculture and forestry and second in mining and mining engineering, environmental sciences, economics and econometrics. The institute was placed third in the fields of engineering and technology, computer science and information systems, chemical engineering, in addition to accounting and finance, according to the statement.

Speaking on the QS ranking, the director of the institute, Prof. VK Tewari, said, “IIT Kharagpur stands out from other IITs with its multidisciplinary mandate to transform its curriculum into a knowledge-based economy while focusing on skills development and entrepreneurship.

In the QS World University Rankings by Subjects 2022, Jadavpur University ranked fifth among India’s top 500 institutions in the world in the field of arts and humanities, a spokesperson for the QS said. ‘university.

Jadavpur University and IIT Delhi are ranked in the range of 401 to 450 in the world, along with Jawaharlal Nehru University, University of Delhi and IIT Mumbai.

Jadavpur University is the only state university in India to be ranked in the QS World University Rankings in Arts and Humanities, 2022, the spokesperson said.

JU Vice Chancellor Prof. Suranjan Das expressing his joy said that the higher education institution strives to maintain its high academic excellence with emphasis on research activities and that its success is all the more important because it is located in the field of arts and humanities.

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Published on: Saturday 09 April 2022, 12:11 PM IST

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