IISc, Bengaluru has been ranked as number one University in research category in the world ranking by QS World University Rankings-2022.
Three Indian universities have also achieved top-200 positions.
Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) a British company specialising in the analysis of higher education institutions around the world, released the 18th edition of the World’s International University rankings on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated IIT, Bombay, IIT, Delhi and IISc, Bengaluru for top-200 positions in QS World University Rankings-2022.
In a tweet, Mr Modi said, efforts are underway to ensure more universities and institutions of India scale global excellence and support intellectual prowess among the youth
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ has also congratulated IIT Bombay , IIT Delhi and IISc Bengaluru.
Mr Pokhriyal said that India is taking a leap in the field of Education and Research and is emerging as a Vishwaguru.
In a series of tweets, the Minister said India is equally proud to have a Guru like Prime Minister Narendra Modi who has constantly been thinking about the welfare of students, faculty staff and all other stakeholders associated with the Indian Education sector.
The Minister further said that the initiatives such as National Education Policy-2020 and Institute of Eminence are instrumental in ranking Indian colleges and institutes globally.
He added that this can be felt by looking at the university rankings declared by QS and Times Group.