IIT Rankings 2019: The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are the most prestigious and top engineering institutes in the country. The first IIT was set up in Kharagpur in 1951, soon followed by IIT Bombay, IIT Madras, IIT Kanpur and IIT Delhi. As of 2019, there are 23 IITs in India and The total number of Seats for UG Programmes in these 23 IITs are 11279.
Every IIT is linked to the others through the IIT Council, which oversees their administration. Every year, the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) releases the latest IIT rankings through the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). Here, we bring you the list of best IIT colleges in India with their official NIRF IIT rankings 2019.
IIT Rankings 2019
The MHRD releases NIRF ranking for all institutes, including each IIT college, across the country on parameters which broadly cover “Teaching, Learning and Resources,” “Research and Professional Practices,” “Graduation Outcomes,” “Outreach and Inclusivity,” and “Perception.
This year, only 16 of 23 IITs participated in the NIRF ranking. The IIT rankings 2019 is tabulated below:
|IIT Ranking||IIT College||NIRF Score||Overall NIRF Ranking|
|1||Indian Institute of Technology Madras||89.05||1|
|2||Indian Institute of Technology Delhi||85.36||2|
|3||Indian Institute of Technology Bombay||84.40||3|
|4||Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur||79.41||4|
|5||Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur||77.57||5|
|6||Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee||74.57||6|
|7||Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati||70.87||7|
|8||Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad||63.92||8|
|9||Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi||59.80||11|
|10||Indian Institute of Technology Indore||59.35||13|
|11||Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) Dhanbad||58.18||15|
|12||Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar||56.80||17|
|13||Indian Institute of Technology Mandi||56.00||20|
|14||Indian Institute of Technology Patna||54.86||22|
|15||Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar||54.32||24|
|16||Indian Institute of Technology Ropar||52.37||29|
|17||Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur||45.75||50|
Note on IIT Rankings 2019
There are a couple of things that a student must understand when viewing these NIRF ranking of IITs by MHRD.
- The rankings 1-4 interchange very frequently. They are so close to each other in quality that it doesn’t really matter. However, most consider IIT Bombay to have greater brand value. It is also more accessible, hence, the top rankers prefer IIT Bombay over Kharagpur.
- IIT Guwahati has a high ranking as it has recently won accolades such as world rank 87 for universities under the age of 50 by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and is the first Indian university to make this list. However, the rankings from 6-9 are also very very close to each other, and hence the exact order does not matter between IITs ranked 6-9.
IIT Rankings – Cutoffs for all IIT colleges
The IITs are the reason lakhs of students appear for the JEE Main & JEE Advanced every year. Do you have what it takes to get into the top IIT colleges? First, you should know the JEE Main Cutoff and JEE Advanced Cutoff. If your dream is to get into any one of the IIT colleges, you should get cracking with your JEE Main & JEE Advanced preparation because the competition is very stiff.
IIT Rankings – Top engineering colleges in India
Besides the IITs, there are other engineering colleges that are among the top engineering colleges in the country, like the NITs and BITS Pilani. Find out about other top engineering colleges in India.
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