29 institutions from Kerala find a place in NIRF rankings
As many as 29 higher education institutions from Kerala found a place in the Union Ministry of Education's annual National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) rankings of 2021.
Started in 2016, NIRF follows a methodology that "draws from the overall recommendations broad understanding arrived at by a Core Committee set up by MHRD, to identify the broad parameters for ranking various universities and institutions."
The parameters for ranking are Teaching, Learning and Resources, Research and Professional Practices, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach and Inclusivity, and Perception.
Four universities from Kerala appeared in the overall ranking of 100 institutions in the country. They are Kerala University (43), Mahatma Gandhi University (52), Cochin University of Science and Technology (65), and Calicut University (95).
Kerala performed well in the ranking of colleges, grabbing 19 positions in total.
No institutes from Kerala found a place in the categories such as pharmacy, dental, and research.
Kerala University (27)
Mahatma Gandhi University (31)
Cochin University of Science and Technology (44)
Calicut University (60)
National Institute of Technology Calicut (25)
Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (40)
College of Engineering Trivandrum (95)
National Institute of Technology Calicut (2)
Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (4)
Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (11)
National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) (26)
University College, Thiruvananthapuram (25)
Rajagiri College of Social Sciences (31)
Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram (44)
St. Teresa's College, Ernakulam (45)
Government College for Women, Thiruvananthapuram (46)
Sacred Heart College, Ernakulam (63)
St. Thomas College, Thrissur (64)
St. Joseph's College, Kozhikode (69)
Farook College, Kozhikode (73)
S.B. College, Changanacherry (79)
Mar Thoma College, Tiruvalla (80)
Government College, Kasaragod (82)
Mar Athanasius College, Kothamangalam (86)
Bishop Moore College, Alappuzha (89)
Bishop Kurialacherry College For Women, Kottayam (89)
Maharaja's College, Ernakulam (92)
CMS College Kottayam (93)
Government Brennen College (97)
Government Victoria College, Palakkad (99)