HRD’s NIRF Rankings 2017 : Miranda House Best College In India,SRCC Bags Third Spot

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The Ministry Of Human Resource Development (MHRD) today announced the latest National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF) rankings.The rankings have brought good news for University of Delhi and its colleges which have grabbed two spots out of the Top 3 colleges in India.

Delhi University’s well known Miranda House college has bagged the top spot in India while Shri Ram College Of Commerce is the third best college in India.The second spot went to Loyola College,Chennai.

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Other Delhi University colleges which made it to the list were-Atma Ram Sanatam Dharma College (5th),Lady Shri Ram College For Women (7th),Dyal Singh College (8th),Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College (9th),Keshav Mahavidyalya (15th),Acharya Narendra Dev College (20th),Ramanujan College (33rd),Shaheed Bhagat Singh Evening College (34rd) and SGND Khalsa College (46th).

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In the university rankings Delhi University was awarded the 8th position in India with some tough competition at the top.Indian Institute of Science bagged the top most position in university rankings for the second time in a row.

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The Top 10 Indian Universities are as follow-

1. Indian Institute Of Science
2. Jawahar Lal Nehru University
3. Banaras Hindu University
4. Jawahar Lal Nehru Centre For Advanced Scientific Research
5. Jadavpur University
6. Anna University
7. University of Hyderabad
8.University of Delhi
9. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
10. Savitribai Phule Pune University


The interesting part is that universities like Jawahar Lal Nehru University & Jadavpur University which have been termed as place of anti nationalist forces in the past by right leaning groups have found 3 places in the Top 5 positions released by the government.

Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad bagged the top most position in Management field followed by Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore and Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta.

Indian Institute of Technology-Madras ruled the engineering field followed by Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay,Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur,Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi and Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur.

Delhi’s Jamia Hamdard has bagged the first position in Pharma College rankings.

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Shivam Malhotra
A social media enthusiast who is in love with this digital world! Wrote the first article for DU Express in May 2016.

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