- Overall, the Institute improved its position by 20 spots this year and ranks 364 globally from 384 in 2022
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati has achieved a spot in the World’s Top 25 per cent Institutions List in the QS World University Rankings 2024. The Institute has achieved rank 364 in the world in the overall ranking and ranks 7 in India. With this, the Institute has improved its global rank by 20 places and its Indian rank by 1 place.
QS World University Rankings 2024 released on 27th June 2023 indicates that since 2014, IIT Guwahati has improved its rank by at least 237 places from 601-650 range in 2014 to 364th in 2023. At rank 32 globally, the Research Citations per Faculty is the strongest indicator for IIT Guwahati with an average publication per faculty of >5.0.
The QS World University Rankings have been published since 2004 and take the following parameters into consideration to decide their ranking:
Citations per Faculty
International Faculty Ratio
International Student Ratio
International Research Network
For the 2024 edition, 2963 institutions were evaluated across the world and 1503 institutions were ranked. In India 44 institutions have been ranked this year.
The institute has consistently maintained its high position in various national and international rankings. In the recently launched National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) declared by the Ministry of Education, Government of India, the Institute has held 7th position in ‘Engineering’ category and 9th position in ‘Overall’ and ‘Research’ Category in the country.