IIT-Delhi, IIT-Bombay, IISc among world’s top 200 universities

  • The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Bombay has broken into the top 200 club in the latest edition of the ‘Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings’, to join IIT-Delhi and Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, in this group.
  • With this, India, for the first time, is home to three of the top 200 universities in the world.
  • According to the ‘QS World University Rankings 2018’, IIT-Bombay rank 179 this time.
  • IIT-Delhi has replaced IISc as the best ranked Indian institution in the world. So, while IIT-Delhi has risen from 185 rank to 172 this year, IISc slipped over 30 places from 152 to 190.
  • In the overall rankings, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) continues its run as the world’s best university for the sixth consecutive year.
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