RUR World Ranking 2020: IISc Bangalore in Top 100
RUR World University Rankings claims to evaluate the performance of more than 829 universities worldwide, and up to 13 Indian universities have managed to secure their place in the index in the year 2020. The ranking evaluates 20 indicators of higher education institutions divided into four key areas: teaching, research, international diversity, and financial sustainability.
RUR ranking agency was established in 2013 and is headquartered in Moscow, Russian Federation. The agency issued the World Ranking of Universities 2020. The rankings were first published in 2010, with more than 1,000 higher education institutions representing 84 countries participating in the event.
The best in the world is still Harvard, where the US with a perfect score 100, followed by the California Institute of Technology (CalTech) at 99.291. The only British school team in the top five was Imperial College London in third place. Yale was replaced to score fifth place.
Here are the top 10 in the world
- Harvard University, USA
- University of Chicago, USA
- California Institute of Technology (Caltech), USA
- Imperial College London, UK
- Stanford University, USA
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
- Columbia University, USA
- Northwestern University, USA
- Princeton University, USA
- University of Cambridge, UK
The Indian Institute of Science (IISC) Bangalore has been named Best Institute of India by the round university ranking (RUR) 2020. IISC has also gained significant global status as it has become the only Indian institute to be included in the Top 100 or Diamond League.
Compared to last year, the institute’s performance went from 84th rank and 81,393 points in 2019 to 62nd place and 83,813 points in 2020. However, other Indian institutes — like last year — were unable to reach the top 100. Second place is Indian Institute of Technology (in Delhi, at 249 places followed by IIT Madras at 271, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune 287th.
Here are the Top Indian Institute List
Rank 62 – Indian Institute of Science
Rank 249 – IIT Delhi
Rank 271 – IIT Madras
Rank 287 – IISER Pune
Rank 321 – IIT Kanpur
Rank 324 – IIT Kharagpur
Rank 362 – University of Hyderabad
Rank 473 – Indian School of Mines
Rank 480 – Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Rank 538 – Jamia Milia Islamia
Rank 634 – Cochin University of Science and Technology
Rank 663 – Amity University
Rank 719 – Vellore Institute of Technology