The rankings for best engineering colleges in India is out and IIT-Delhi has been ranked on number ONE. IIT Delhi has been placed on the number one position for best engineering colleges in India while Jadavpur University, Kolkata ranks top among government colleges, BITS, Pilani first among private colleges. Considering the complete list, BITS is at number 10, and Jadavpur University one step behind, at number eleven. Delhi Technological University, Delhi is at number 12. The Bengal Engineering and Science University (BESU), Shibpur, upgraded into the first Indian Institute of Engineering, Science & Technology has been ranked at number 13.
EDU Rankings are an outcome of a collaboration between EDU and RAND Corpotation. EDU, an initiative of 9.9 Media was established in the year 2009, RAND Corporation is a US based not-for-profit global research house established in 1947.
EDU RAND rankings are based on four factors of quality; employability, research productivity, faculty qualifications and fill rates (students’ demand for education at the institution). The institutions are ranked on a scale for 0 to 10, as per these factors. It has been second consecutive year that EDU RAND Rankings are displayed, last year IIT-Kharagpur topped the rankings chart, now is at second position. Similarly, IIT-Delhi was at second position last year and this year is at the top of the list. The rank list is also available for Best Colleges by Region, State, City, Best Private Colleges, Best Government Colleges, Best Public Colleges and Best Colleges by Employability.
Top 10 Colleges in India are :
1. Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
2. Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
3. Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
4. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
5. Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
6. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
7. Indian School of Mines
8. Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
9. Indian Institue of Technology, BHU
10. Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani