IIRF Ranking 2023: JNU Tops Indian University Rankings 2023; North-Eastern Universities Shines

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JNU in New Delhi has topped the Indian Institutional Ranking Framework (IIRF) University Ranking 2023 under Central Universities

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi has claimed the top position in the Central University category per the prestigious Indian Institutional Ranking Framework (IIRF) University Ranking 2023. JNU’s remarkable academic excellence and research contributions have propelled it to the forefront of the list.

Following closely behind, Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi and Aligarh Muslim University in Aligarh secured second and third place, respectively.

Notably, the northeastern region of India has also demonstrated its educational prowess, with six universities making it to the top 20 Central Universities (Overall) list. Also, Mizoram University in Aizawl achieved an impressive 13th rank, closely followed by Tezpur University in Sonitpur, Assam, at 14th place. 

Rank University State
1 Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi) New Delhi
2 Banaras Hindu University (Varanasi) Uttar Pradesh
3 Aligarh Muslim University (Aligarh) Uttar Pradesh
4 Jamia Millia Islamia (Jamia Nagar) New Delhi
5 University of Hyderabad (Hyderabad) Telangana
6 University of Delhi (New Delhi) New Delhi
7 Central University of Punjab (Bathinda) Punjab
8 Visva Bharati University (Shantiniketan) West Bengal
9 English and Foreign Languages University (Hyderabad) Telangana
10 Central University of Rajasthan(NH-8, Ajmer) Rajasthan
11 Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University(Rae Bareilly) Uttar Pradesh
12 Central University of Tamil Nadu (Neelakudi) Tamil Nadu
13 Mizoram University (Aizawl) Mizoram
14 Tezpur University (Sonitpur) Assam
15 North Eastern Hill University (Shilong) Meghalaya
16 Rajiv Gandhi University (Itanagar) Arunachal Pradesh
17 Pondicherry University (Puducherry) Puducherry
18 Sikkim University (Gangtok) Sikkim
19 Assam University (Silchar) Assam
20 Central University of Kerala (Kasargod) Kerala

North-Eastern Hill University in Shillong secured the 15th position, while Rajiv Gandhi University in Itanagar obtained the 16th rank. Gangtok’s Sikkim University proudly secured the 18th position, while Assam University in Silchar claimed the 19th spot.

IIRF Ranking 2023: JNU Tops Indian University Rankings 2023; North-Eastern Universities Shines

Top Private Universities in India 

In the realm of private universities, (DA-IICT) in Gandhinagar, Gujarat emerged as the leading institution in India. So, the Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DA-IICT) institution secured the top position in the ranking.

Rank University State
1 DA-IICT University, Gandhinagar Gujarat
2 Ashoka University, Sonipat Haryana
3 Nirma University, Ahmedabad Gujarat
4 Shiv Nadar University, Dadri Uttar Pradesh
5 Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University, Dharwad Karnataka
6 Azim Premji University, Bengaluru Karnataka
7 AMITY University, Noida Uttar Pradesh
8 REVA University, Bengaluru Karnataka
9 Chitkara University, Patiala Punjab
10 Dayananda Sagar University, Bengaluru Karnataka

Following closely behind, Ashoka University in Sonipat, Haryana, achieved the second position, with Nirma University in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, securing third place.

Moreover, the Indian Institute of Science in Bengaluru claimed the top spot in the Deemed Universities (Government & Private) category, reinforcing its reputation as a premier research institution. 

Also, Indian Agricultural Research Institute in New Delhi and Homi Bhabha National Institute in Mumbai secured second and third positions, respectively, in this category. For more exciting news updates, make sure you contact Leverage Edu.

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