Updated: June 14, 2016 8:23:30 pm
The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) has released the list of the top most engineering colleges in India. The list was officially made public by Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani in March, 2016.
The NIRF had followed a five-point criteria for ranking the colleges, which comprised of teaching, learning and resources, research and professional practices, graduation outcomes, outreach and inclusivity, and perception.
Also Read: Top engineering colleges in North India
Even though the criteria was common for all ranking colleges from all regions, the methodology was different as it had to be tailored to the region the colleges fall in.
Here is a list of the best colleges in east India.
The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) have scored the top three positions in the list. The famous IIT Kharagpur is at the top along with an all-India ranking of No. 4, followed by IIT Patna and IIT Guwahati.
|4||Indian Institute Of Technology Kharagpur||Kharagpur||82.03|
|10||Indian Institute Of Technology Patna||Patna||74.68|
|11||Indian Institute Of Technology Guwahati||Guwahati||74.63|
|17||Birla Institute Of Technology, Ranchi||Ranchi||71.81|
|19||National Institute Of Technology Rourkela||Rourkela||70.81|
|26||Indian Institute Of Technology||Bhubaneswar||67.58|
|30||National Institute Of Technology, Durgapur||Durgapur West Bengal||65.40|
|32||Kalinga Institue Of Industrial Technology||BHUBANESWAR Odisha||63.40|
|52||National Institute Of Technology, Agartala||Agartala Tripura||58.63|
|57||National Institute Of Technology, Meghalaya||Shillong Meghalaya||57.47|
|65||National Institute Of Technology, Silchar||Silchar Assam||55.49|
|69||National Institute Of Science & Technology-Berhampur||Berhampur Odisha||54.81|
|73||Sagi Ramakrishnam Raju Engineering College-Bhimavaram||Bhimavaram Andhra Pradesh||54.02|
|74||C.V.Raman College Of Engineering-Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar Odisha||53.91|
|78||National Institute Of Technology, Jamshedpur More Details||Jamshedpur Jharkhand||53.35|
|79||Institute Of Engineering & Management-Kolkata More Details||KOLKATA West Bengal||53.26|
|81||Centurion Institute Of Technology More Details||JATNI Odisha||52.58|
|83||Indian Institute Of Engineering Science And Technology, Shibpur More Details||Howrah West Bengal||52.35|
|87||National Institute Of Technology, Patna More Details||Patna Bihar||51.08|
|91||Bengal Institute Of Technology More Details||Kolkata West Bengal||50.33|
For more news on education, click here
📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
- The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.