10 Tops IITs in India

First of all, I would like to wish you good luck! As you are about to write the Jee Advanced Exam very soon. You must be confused about the Rankings of different IITs. FYI, The MHRD has released the NIRF Rankings for the session 2020-21. List of top 10 IITs (Indian Institute of Technology) on the basis of NIRF Rankings 2020.

NIRF Rankings are based on following parameters-

  • • Teaching, Learning & Resources
  • • Research and Professional Practice
  • • Graduation Outcome
  • • Outreach and Industry
  • • Perception
  • • Please find the ranking in the order below.
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Here are the list of top 10 IITS

Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)

Indian Institute of Technology Madras is a public technical and research university located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. IIT Madras is a residential institute that occupies a 2.5 km² (617 acres) campus that was formerly part of the adjoining Guindy National Park. Much of the campus is a protected forest, carved out of the Guindy National Park, home to many animals that are not commonly seen in a busy city like Chennai. The new academic complex was constructed recently with a budget of 115 crores. The first-year undergraduate students are accommodated in a double-occupancy style accommodation. Shaastra is the annual technical festival of IIT Madras.IIT Madras is a place that gives students the rich and valuable exposure to multiple avenues related to academics, co-curricular and extracurricular activities. Each student discovers their true interests and passion and pursues the same.

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi is one of the Twenty Three IITs created to be Centres of Excellence for training, research, and development in science, engineering, and technology in India. Established as a College of Engineering in 1961. Since its inception, over 48,000 students have graduated from IIT Delhi in various disciplines, including Engineering, Physical Sciences, Management, and Humanities & Social Sciences. Of these, nearly 5,000 students received Ph.D. degrees. The campus of the Institute is built on an area of 325 acres. The Institute has agreements with about 40 organizations, such as Engineering India Limited, DELNET, AICTE, ASSOCHAM, NPL, MHRD, etc.


Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay is ranked 3rd in the Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019., making it one of the best Engineering colleges in the country. In 53 years of IIT Bombay, it has 39000 graduate students from different fields and courses. Currently, the strength at IIT Bombay is 7202 students and a highly qualified and diverse faculty of 673 members across its under undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs. The top recruiting partners of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay were Microsoft, Samsung, Google, Accenture, Amazon, Qualcomm, Tata Steel, JP Morgan, McKinsey & Company, etc.

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKGP)

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur is a public technical and research university established by the government of India in 1951. IIT Kharagpur popularly called IIT kgp. It is a place to excel in your academics as well as your extracurricular skills, having world-class teachers students, and a peaceful environment away from the city rush. Ranked as the top institution in India by URAP (University Ranking by Academic Performance). Outlook India ranked IIT Kharagpur 1st among the top engineering colleges in 2009 and 2010. Dataquest ranked IIT KGP the best engineering college in India (2009). Ranked 58th in the QS Asian University Rankings of 2013 Ranked 3rd by India TodayRated as the best Technology School by Dataquest-IDC survey (2008).

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK)

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur is ranked 5th nationally in the Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019 and is one of the leading Engineering colleges in India. Currently, there are 5,261 students enrolled in undergraduate and postgraduate programs, including 555 female students. IIT Kanpur features a strong faculty of over 430 Ph.D. holding members and a student to teacher ratio of 15.96. IIT Kanpur Rankings. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur has received the following rankings from recognized ranking platforms: Ranked 5th in Engineering category by NIRF Ranking 2019.Ranked 4th in Engineering category by India Today Ranking 2019. Ranked 5th in Engineering by Outlook Ranking 2019. Ranked 4th overall by The Week Ranking 2019. Ranked 251-300 in Engineering (international) by World University Ranking 2020. Ranked 6th overall by QS Ranking 2020. Ranked 2nd in Engineering by EduVidya Ranking 2019.

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Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR)

160 years is a long time by human standards. But that is how long IIT Roorkee has been a center of excellence. We are the oldest technical institution in India, and our roots lie in the Thomason College of Engineering, established in 1847. The institution was awarded the status of the first technical university of free India. The University of Roorkee quickly gained an international reputation as a center of excellence and was renowned for churning out, year after year, some of the best engineers in the world. In the year 2001, the University was declared an institute of national importance and accorded the status of an “Indian Institute of Technology”. From the Thomason College of Engineering to an IIT, the institute has come full circle. And we are proud to be a part of this place, proud to share its glorious traditions and be able to add to them in our own little way, proud to be, in equal part Thomsonians and IITians.

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG)

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati is a public technical and research university established by the Government of India, located in Guwahati, in the state of Assam in India. It is the sixth Indian Institute of Technology established in India. Admission is granted on the basis of national level examinations like JEE Advanced and GATE. Last year’s opening and closing ranks at IIT Guwahati for B.Tech in CS and Engineering were 398 and 588 respectively. The faculty of the college includes 406 members, out of which 396 are Ph.D. holders. The college also has a good placement record with last year’s placements bringing in over 300 offers from Indian and International companies. The recruiters included big tech giants like Google, Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, American Express, and many more.

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH)

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad is a public technical and research university located in Sangareddy district, Telangana, India. IITH is known for its academic strength, research, publications, and proximity to IT and industrial hubs. Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH), despite established in 2008, the college has achieved 8th rank in India for the Engineering as per the NIRF 2020 rankings. IIT Hyderabad is way better in terms of placements. In the first phase of IIT Hyderabad 2019-20 placements, students were able to receive the highest salary package up to INR 60.41 LPA whereas the average salary package remained at INR 22 LPA. The top-paying companies in the placement cycle were TSMC, Microsoft, Richtek, Denso, and D.E Shaw.

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Indian Institute of Technology Varanasi (IITBHU)

Indian Institute of Technology Varanasi is a public technical and research university located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. Founded in 1919 as the Banaras Engineering College, it became the Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University in 1968. It was designated as an Indian Institute of Technology in 2012. Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi (abbreviated IIT BHU) is a public engineering institution located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. IIT BHU Varanasi has 14 departments and three inter-disciplinary schools. Admission to IIT BHU is entirely based on the ranks obtained in JEE Advanced, GATE, or GPAT. IIT BHU has collaborated with the University of Cambridge (UK), University of Oxford (UK), University of Sheffield (UK). It provides Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral programs in Engineering and Pharmacy. A total of 52 top-notch companies and firms visited the institute to recruit a total of 762 students offering them the highest Domestic Package of INR 1.03 Crore and an average package of INR. 8.19 Lacs.

Indian Institute of Technology Indore (IITI)

Indian Institute of Technology, Indore, located in Madhya Pradesh, is one of the Institutes of Technology established by the Government of India in 2009. In 2016, IIT Indore moved to its permanent campus of 501 acres situated at Simrol, Indore. The Institute offers more than 40 courses at UG, PG, and Ph.D. levels primarily in the streams of Engineering, Technology, and Science. The faculty members and scientists are actively engaged in a plethora of significant international projects and joint collaborations with research organizations across various countries, including Japan, South Korea, Russian Federation, Portugal, France, Germany, the UK, USA, and many others. IITI has succeeded in securing 273 externally sponsored research projects with a sanctioned amount of Rs 100.63 crore.


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