Five Nagpur based colleges along with One Wardha based medical college have been included in the list of National Institutional ranking Framework (NIRF) in different categories.
The Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today released the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2021 lists of top universities and colleges in India.
The NIRF India Ranking 2021 has been announced for eleven categories — Overall, University, Management, College, Pharmacy, Medical, Engineering, Architecture, ARIIA (Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements), Law and Research Institutions.
India Rankings 2021 of Nagpur and adjoining areas are as follows
Government Institute of Science, Nagpur at rank 61
Government Institute of Forensic Science, Nagpur at rank 88
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology at rank 30
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur at rank 17
Indian Institute of Management, Nagpur at rank 40
Smt. Kishoritai Bhoyar College of Pharmacy, Nagpur rank at 46
Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha at rank 61
Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha at rank 34
Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences Wardha at rank 19
Late Sushilabai Ramchandrarao Mamidwar College of Social Work, Chandrapur has also been included in India Rankings 2021: College (Rank-band: 151-200).
The NIRF India Ranking parameters and the weighted averages adopted to derive the rankings differ for all the categories. The broad categories adopted to rank the colleges, universities and institutes include Teaching, Learning and Resources; Research and Professional Practice; Graduation Outcomes; Outreach and Inclusivity and Peer Perception. With each passing year, the number of institutes participating in NIRF rankings has increased and so have the categories in which institutes are ranked. In 2016, the institutes were ranked in only four categories which increased to eleven in 2021.