Bhubaneswar: Four educational institutions of Odisha have made it to the list of top 100 higher educational institutions of the country, according to a countrywide government ranking which was released today.
The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) rankings for higher educational institutions was released by President Ramnath Kovind at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi this afternoon.
The ranking has placed National Institute of Technology, Rourkela at 38th position while Bhubaneswar-based Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University secured 41st spot. Among others, Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar, got 46th rank and Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, Bhubaneswar, at 50th position in the overall category.
Rankings were announced under nine categories like Overall, Universities, Colleges, Management, Pharmacy, Medical, Architecture, Engineering and Law this year.
Country wise, IIT Madras topped the overall category and IISc Bangalore is placed as the top institute in Universities category. In Universities category, IISc Bangalore and JNU New Delhi are placed in top two positions respectively.
Delhi University’s Miranda House has topped the list of best colleges in India.