According to The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR), 8 objectives and robust indicators have been exercised to rank the world’s top universities:
1. Quality of Education (25%),
2. Alumni Employment (25%),
3. Quality of Faculty (25%),
4. Publications (5%),
5. Influence (5%),
6. Citations (5%),
7. Broad Impact (5%) and
8. Patents (5%).
|Institution||National Rank||World Rank||Score|
|Indian Institute of Technology Madras||6||588||44.72|
Indian Institute of Technology Madras is recognised as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India.
Founded in 1959 with technical and financial assistance from the former government of West Germany, it was the third Indian Institute of Technology that was established by the Government of India through an Act of Parliament, to provide education and research facilities in engineering and technology.
The institute has nearly 550 faculty, 8,000 students and 1,250 administrative and supporting staff.