IIT Bombay secured third position in ‘Overall’ and ‘Engineering’ category, and 11th in the Management category. It stood 4th in the new ‘Research’ category of the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). The result of 7th edition of NIRF rankings 2022 was announced by the Hon’ble Union Minister of Education, Government of India Mr. Dharmendra Pradhan, recently.
The Institute obtained a score of 82.35, 83.96, 66.25 and 80.21 in the Overall, Engineering, Management and Research category respectively of the NIRF 2022. The parameters used for NIRF rankings include Teaching, Learning & Resources, Research and Professional Practice, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach and Inclusivity, and Perception.
Speaking about IIT Bombay’s performance in NIRF Rankings, the Director of the Institute, Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri said “IIT Bombay always strives to provide the best all-round career training for all our students and to focus on research and entrepreneurial activities that have greater impacts to our society. Our efforts shall continue and a recognition like this by NIRF will further consolidate our resolve to work harder on these aspects.”
Last year, the Institute was ranked 3rd in Overall, Engineering and Research category and tenth in Management category of NIRF.
The NIRF rankings was initiated by the Ministry of Education (then Ministry of Human Resource Development), Government of India in 2015.