National Institutional Ranking Framework or NIRF India Rankings 2019 have a standing of its own and many more institutes are trying to present their data to them to be ranked in India. President Ramnath Kovind announced the NIRF Rankings for Indian educational institutes at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi recently for the year 2019. According to officials more than 4000 institutes had submitted their data for NIRF ranking this year.
This is the fourth year of Rankings, the NIRF 2019 has been released in 9 categories - Overall, Universities, Engineering, Colleges, Management, Pharmacy, Medical, Architecture, and Law. The various parameters on which the NIRF 2019 are based include Teaching, Learning and Resources, Research and Professional Practices, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach and Inclusivity, and Perception.
Ministry of Human Resource Development or MHRD announced the first NIRF rankings in 2016. This year, Indian Institute of Technology Madras or IIT Madras topped the engineering institutes while IIT Kharagpur was the best in Architecture category.