#Kolkata: New feathers in the crown! Calcutta University is ranked fourth among the best universities in the country. At the same time, Calcutta University | University Ranking also got the title of the best university in the state. On Thursday, the Union Education Minister released the list of National Institute Ranking (NIRF Ranking) framework.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is very happy that the two universities of the state are ranked in the top ten in the country. He tweeted that he is very proud to have got a place in the NIRF Ranking of Calcutta University and Jadavpur University. At the same time, Mamata Banerjee is happy that St. Xavier’s College and Ramakrishna Mission Vidya Mandir have come up in the list of top colleges.
Elated to share that as per NIRF India Rankings ’21, Calcutta University & Jadavpur University are the top ranking universities in India. Among colleges, St Xavier’s College, Kolkata & Ram Krishna Mission Vidyamandir, Howrah have also secured top ranks. Congratulations to all!
– Mamata Banerjee (aMamataOfficial) September 9, 2021
Two universities of Bengal have taken place in the first ten of ‘India Ranking 2021’ (National Indian Ranking Framework or NIRF Ranking). Last time, Calcutta University was in the seventh place. This time Calcutta University has surpassed Jadavpur University by three steps. IIT Kharagpur is ranked sixth in the state as the best educational institution in the country. However, this is the first time that any state university has risen to the fourth position among the best universities in the country.
Last year’s Jadavpur University was ranked fifth. But this year’s list of the best universities in the center, Jadavpur University has come down to the eighth place. Besides, St. Xavier’s College has been ranked fourth as the best college in the country and Ramkrishna Mission Vidyamandir College in Belur has been ranked fifth. The India Institute of Science in Bangalore has been adjudged the best university in the country and Miranda College in Delhi has been adjudged the best college.
Last year, Calcutta University was ranked seventh among the best universities in the country. University professors and authorities are happy to be in the top 5 this year. Speaking on the occasion, University Vice Chancellor Sonali Chakraborty Bandyopadhyay said, “We are inspired by the fact that Calcutta University is ranked fourth in the country and first in the state. We have done various social work abroad in the last one year. To walk the path of tomorrow. “
This badge is given by the center depending on the various criteria. This recognition is given to universities, colleges, starting from various engineering educational institutions across the country, depending on multiple criteria, including research teaching. According to higher education officials, this is the first time that a university in the state has been ranked as the best university in the country. With the arrival of Calcutta University in the top 5, some of the university professors think that it will be of great benefit to get the approval of the Center in the coming days.