Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking 2021 has released. Only eight Indian institutes managed to feature in the top 500 of QS World University Ranking 2021. IIT Bombay has dropped 20 positions from last year’s world university ranking, IISc dropped by one position, and IIT- Delhi’s rank has slipped from the previous rank of 182.
Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking 2021:
|1st||Massachusetts Institute for Technology (MIT)||USA|
|4th||California Institute of Technology||USA|
|5th||University of Oxford||United Kingdom|
|172nd||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay||India|
|185th||Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore||India|
|193rd||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi||India|
|275th||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras||India|
|314th||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur||India|
|350th||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur||India|
|383rd||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee||India|
|470th||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati||India|
Every year, higher education consultancy QS releases the World University Ranking. In the QS World University Rankings, the institutes are evaluated on six metrics. These include academic reputation (40 percent weightage), employer reputation (10 percent), faculty/student ratio (20 percent), citations per faculty (20 percent), international faculty ratio/student ratio (5 percent each).