IIT Kharagpur named one of the best universities in the world

IIT Kharagpur has been named as one of the best universities in the world for studying multiple subjects in the field of engineering, according to the latest edition of QS World University Ranking.

The institute ranked 37th in 2022, an improvement from its 44th position in 2021 in Mining and Mining Engineering and 80th in 2022 from 90th in 2021 in Electrical and Electronic Engineering globally, a statement said on Friday. from IIT Kharagpur.

In engineering and technology, which are the fields of the pioneering institute, it ranked 101st in the world and third in India, according to the 12th QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 announced on April 6, he said. .

In the QS rankings, IIT Kharagpur has been ranked among India’s top three nationally. It was placed first in statistics and operations research, besides agriculture and forestry and second in mining and mining engineering, environmental sciences, economics and econometrics. The institute was placed third in the fields of engineering and technology, computer science and information systems, chemical engineering, in addition to accounting and finance, according to the release.

Speaking on the QS ranking, the director of the institute, Prof. VK Tewari, said, “IIT Kharagpur stands out from other IITs with its multi-disciplinary mandate of transforming its curriculum into a knowledge economy. while focusing on skills development and entrepreneurship”. QS World University Rankings by Subjects 2022, Jadavpur University ranked fifth among India’s top 500 institutions in the world in the field of Arts and Humanities, a spokesperson for the university said .

Jadavpur University and IIT Delhi are ranked in the range of 401-450 in the world, along with Jawaharlal Nehru University, University of Delhi and IIT Mumbai. Jadavpur University is the only state university in India to be ranked in the QS World University Rankings in Arts and Humanities, 2022, the spokesperson said.

JU Vice Chancellor Prof. Suranjan Das expressing his joy said that the higher education institution strives to maintain its high academic excellence with emphasis on research activities and that its success is all the more important because it is located in the field of arts and humanities.

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