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Institute of Eminence (IoE) for Jio Institute: 10 things to consider before criticising move

The IoE status is being given to Jio Institute for the sole purpose of being a university that can be a world class one in the years to come.

Campus with a difference

JNU and HCU are being targeted because they attract and nurture students from lower castes.


Left out of the rankings

IITs must be assessed along several dimensions — not all of them relevant globally

Need to evolve India-specific ranking system for universities: Modi

The Center says that India should have independent India-specific ranking of institutes.

‘Indian varsities should be part of ranking surveys’

Ramaswamy said that accreditation from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) should be mandatory for all universities.

Varsities eye EU rankings to improve standing

The UGC,which has been pushing for a new ranking system since 2010,has written to all universities to actively participate in U-Multirank


No Indian University in The Times list of top 100 young institutions

Indian universities failed to make the cut in the list because of their lack of resources.

Indian universities fail to make global cut,South Korea tops

The annual '100 Under 50' rankings,published by The Times also found China and Russia lagging behind.

Indian universities should be in top league: Pranab Mukherjee

The youngest of the elite institutions was founded three years back.

Chairs after Nobel winners to welcome foreign academics

Will operate on rotational basis