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Indian Universities among top 100 Asian Universities

QS evaluated 920 universities from the Asia region for this year's rankings

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Publish Date: Jun 15 2016 1:37PM | Updated Date: Jun 15 2016 1:37PM

Indian Universities among top 100 Asian Universities
India is touching sky high limits in terms of education as the Bengaluru based Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and four Indian Institute of (IITs) are listed in Asia's top 50 universities.
 
 
IIsc is at 33rd spot while IIT Mumbai has been ranked 35th followed by IIT Delhi at 36th and IIT Madras at 43rd. also, IIT Kanpur has been ranked as 48th. 
 
 
Last year, IISc was ranked as 34th which this time, it has gained 33rd place. 
 
 
Apart from these, IIT Kharagpur is at 51st place, IIT Roorkee is at 78th place abd IIT Guwhati is at 94th place amongst top 100. 
 
 
Also, Delhi University (DU) has got 66th place which was 91st last year. 
 
 
The University of Calcutta was ranked 108th, a big jump from 149th last year, University of Mumbai 145th, while Banaras Hindu University is placed at 155th position.
 
 
Punjab University is in the 251 to 300 bracket.
 
 
While India has 23 universities in the list of 350, it is outperformed by Taiwan (34), South Korea (54), Japan (72) and China (82), who also dominate the list of top 10 institutions.
 
 
Other Indian institutions which figure in the rankings are Amrita University (169), University of Pune (176), Amity University (195), Manipal Academy of Higher Education (200) and Anna University (251-300 band).
 
 
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad, Pondicherry University and Andhra University are in the 301st-350th band. 
 
 
QS evaluated 920 universities from the Asia region for this year's rankings.