27-OCT-2016: The US News Education World Report for 2017 has ranked Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) as the second best Indian University. AMU has been placed above University of Delhi and second to Punjab University in the rankings. The Banaras Hindu University also follows AMU in the list. US News Education World Report has ranked AMU as the second best Indian university for the second consecutive year.
With the latest rankings, the US News Education highly recommends international students to explore AMU and other top Indian universities for pursuing higher education. The list also has the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore; Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay; Indian Institute of Technology, Madras; Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur; and the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in the list of top ten institutes in India.
The rankings take into account research performance of the universities as well as their ratings by members of the academic community around the world.
AMU has also been awarded grade 'A' by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), which conducted an assessment exercise at the campus.