Rourkela: The World University Ranking for 2024 has been released by the Times Higher Education. This year NIT Rourkela moved two bands up from the previous year and has been ranked in the band of 601-800 in the list of world’s top universities.
In the year 2023, NIT-R was ranked in the band of 1000-1200. NIT-R shares the rank with IIT Guwahati, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Banaras Hindu University, Alagappa University and many other reputed institutes/universities of the country.
The list includes 1,904 universities across 108 countries and regions. Congratulating the entire NIT-R academic community, NIT-R Director K Umamaheshwar Rao said, “NIT Rourkela is two bands up from last year’s rankings and this depicts that we are continuously putting in our efforts. This is a collaborative outcome of our students, faculties, staff and alumni. I want to thank all of them and would like to extend my gratitude to our invaluable industry partners, supporters, and stakeholders, who have played an indispensable role in our journey. Your belief in our mission and your support have played an instrumental role in this achievement. I look forward to even greater achievements in the future as we continue to make a positive impact on the world through education and research.”
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings judges researchintensive universities across all their core missions: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.