Only 20 small universities in the world are world-class (included in the Top 800 World University Rankings), according to the ranking
According to the Times Higher Education (THE) Best Small Universities Ranking, two Indian institutes have made it to the list. These include Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati at the 14th rank globally and Savitribai Phule Pune University at the 18th place.
Savitribai Phule Pune University
While categorising the list of universities around the world, the ones having fewer than 5,000 students and teach and research across more than four disciplines from arts/humanities, medicine/clinical, engineering/technology, physical sciences, life sciences and social sciences come under the Small Universities.
Only 20 small universities in the world are world-class (included in the Top 800 World University Rankings), according to the ranking.
Commenting on Indian institutions, Phil mentioned that Indian institutions are well represented in the World’s Best Small Universities Ranking 2016 and they demonstrate world-class offerings irrespective of their location.
With inputs from Hindustan Times