President of India to release India rankings 2017 report on April 10
The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, will be releasing the India Rankings 2017 report on April 10, 2017 at a function to be held at Rashtrapati Bhavan. He will also present awards to top-ranked institutions i.e. top 10 in overall category and toppers in the stream-wise categories -Engineering, Management, Universities, Colleges and Pharmacy.
India Rankings under the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) were introduced in 2016 to rank Indian Universities. The Ministry of Human Resources and Development had launched the Ranking System on September 29, 2015. The first Rankings were announced on April 6, 2016. The Second Rankings (India Rankings 2017) have been announced on April 3, 2017.