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IIT Bombay emerges as Best Institution in QS Rankings 2020

The Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-Bombay), has emerged as India's best institution in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2020.
IIT Bombay emerges as Best Institution in QS Rankings 2020

Details:

  • Only three Indian institutes: IIT-Bombay, IIT-Delhi and IISc-Bangalore made it to top 200 in 2020 QS World University Rankings.
  • IIT Bombay which was at 162nd rank last year has moved up to 152nd rank.
  • IIT-Delhi has bagged 182th position and IISc Bangalore has secured 184th rank.
  • MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) has made a history by topping the 2020 QS World University Rankings for the eighth consecutive year.
  • Stanford University, Harvard University and California Institute of Technology (Caltech); all retain their positions at second, third and fourth in the world, respectively.

About the QS World University Rankings:

  • QS ranking is one of the three most-widely read university rankings in the world, along with Academic Ranking of World Universities and Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
  • Quacquarelli Symonds Limited is the publisher of the QS World University Rankings.
  • Its first issue came in 2004.

Question:

Q. Which Indian institution has emerged as India's best institution in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2020?
a. Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-Delhi)
b. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-Madras)
c. Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-Bombay)
d. Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM- Ahmedabad)
IIT Bombay emerges as Best Institution in QS Rankings 2020 IIT Bombay emerges as Best Institution in QS Rankings 2020 Reviewed by Neha on June 23, 2019 Rating: 5

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