NIRF Ranking List 2022 Top 10 Engineering Colleges in India

The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) Ranking List 2022 has been released by the Ministry of Education. These lists have been issued category-wise. The names of India’s top engineering colleges are also included in this list. Students taking admission in engineering college this year can see this list and choose colleges accordingly. The complete list is available on the official website of NIRF, The list of India’s top educational institutions has been released in different categories. The list of NIRF ranking passes through five parameters.

NIRF Ranking List 2022 Top 10 Engineering Colleges

IIT Madras

Madras has been placed at number one in this list. IIT Madras was created in 1959. It is counted among the highest educational institutions not only in India but in the world. It has about 550 faculty, 8000 students and 1200 administrative and support staff. It is spread over an area of about 250 hectares.

IIT Delhi

Delhi has got the second place in this list. It was constructed in 1961. Since then till now IIT Delhi. It has been included in the best institutes of the country. After its establishment, the institute was declared as an Institute of National Importance under the ‘Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 1963’ and its name was changed to ‘Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi’. Apart from engineering, students graduate in many disciplines including physical sciences, management and humanities and social sciences.

IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay ranks third. It was established in 1958. Many such personalities have emerged from here, who have brought laurels to the country all over the world. IIT Bombay is the first IIT to be established with foreign aid. It got financial help from UNESCO in the form of Rubles, the currency of the then Soviet Union. In the year 1961, the Parliament declared the IIT as a ‘National Institute of Importance’.

IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur has been placed at number four in this list. It was established in 1959. It was established as a collaboration between the US and India. It has emerged as a premier Indian technical institute primarily focused on research and graduate education in science and engineering.

IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur has been placed at number 5 in the top 10 engineering colleges. It is the oldest IIT institute, which was constructed in 1951 by the Government of India. The Government of India has officially recognized it as a National Institute of Importance. It was established after independence to train scientists and engineers of the highest order in the country. It has the largest area among all the IITs in India. Along with this, the number of departments and students here is also the highest.

IIT Roorkee

IIT Roorkee is at number 6 in this list. Its name was earlier College of Civil Engineering at Roorkee (1847 – 1853). After this it was named Thomson College of Civil Engineering (1853 – 1948), University of Roorkee (1948 – 2001) and in 2001 it was renamed as Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. This institute is counted among the top engineering institutes in the world.

IIT Guwahati

IIT Guwahati ranks 7th in the list of engineering colleges. It was established in 1994. It is the only IIT institute in the Northeast. The educational program here started in 1995. Presently all major engineering and science subjects have been included inside this institute. The campus of this institute is spread over 285 acres.

NIT Tiruchirapalli

IIT Tiruchipalli, one of the top engineering colleges, was established in 1964. It is an institute of national importance and is one of the 21 IITs proposed under the non-profit public-private partnership (PPP) model of MHRD.

IIT Hyderabad

IIT Hyderabad is at 8th position in this list. It was established in 2008. It is one of the second generation of IITs. Its foundation is based on research and innovation. Today the institute offers programs in all branches of engineering, science, art and design.

IIT Indore

IIT Indore was established in 2001. Initially its classes were held at Devi Ahilya University’s Institute of Engineering and Technology, but since 2016 it is being held in its own campus which is located in Simraul. It is one of the 8 new IITs set up by the Central Government.

So, Like every year, this year also lakhs of students in the country are giving entrance for admission in engineering courses. Admission in these colleges is done through JEE Exam. The number of students doing engineering courses in India is very high. In such a situation, students can make the best choice of engineering college. After the release of NIRF Ranking List, it will become easy for the students. This IIT College is already included in the top educational institutions of India.


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