IIT Hyderabad Improves in QS World University Rankings to 591-600
IIT Hyderabad (IITH) has improved its QS World University Rankings from 600-650 in 2021 to 591-600 in 2022 in the QS World University Rankings. Quacquarelli Symonds, global higher education analysts, has released the eighteenth edition of the world’s most-consulted international university rankings on June 8, 2021. For the 2nd consecutive year, IITH has maintained its position within the Top 10 ranks among the technical institutes in the country and as the best among the second generation IITs.
IITH has significantly improved its ranking in QS over the last 4 years from being ranked 1300+ to be in the Top 600. At 163 globally in the Citations per Faculty, IITH stands strong with 240+ accomplished faculty & 1000+ research scholars. Strong hold on research has made IITH be among the top 46% institutes globally vis-à-vis 51% last year.
Expressing his delight on this recognition Prof. B. S. Murty, Director, IIT Hyderabad, said “I wish to convey my regard to QS World University Ranking Team for designing such a robust evaluation Framework for academic institutes across the globe, disciplines, and year of establishment. Being a young institute, it is indeed a moment of pride for IITH to be ranked among the prestigious institutes in the world. With the exponential growth in research & development, academia relations, industry relations & international relations, I am confident IITH will make it to Top 500 globally in coming years.”