Top 10 University in India and World 2022

Every Student in the world wants to study at a top university. may students from the world search for top universities in the world by QS world university ranking. 

QS World University Ranking Agency - Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) is a United Kingdom (UK) company specialising in the analysis of higher education institutions around the world. The QS was founded in 1990 by Nunzio Quacquarelli. The QS ranking was previously known as Times Higher Education–QS World University Rankings.

Top 10 universities in India and Top 10 universities in the world

Top 10 University in India and World 2022


Methodology of QS World University Ranking - 

  • 40%  - Academic peer review based on an internal global academic survey.
  • 20% - Faculty/student ratio by measurement of teaching commitment.
  • 20%  - Citations per faculty by measurement of research impact.
  • 10% - Employer Reputation Based on a survey of graduate employers.
  • 5%  - International student ratio by measurement of the diversity of the student community
  • 5%  - International staff ratio by measurement of the diversity of the academic staff

QS World University Rankings 2022

Rank Score University Location
1 100 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Cambridge, United States
2 99.5 University of Oxford Oxford, United Kingdom
3 98.7 Stanford University Stanford, United States
3 98.7 University of Cambridge Cambridge, United Kingdom
5 98 Harvard University Cambridge, United States
6 97.4 California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Pasadena, United States
7 97.3 Imperial College London London, United Kingdom
8 95.4 ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Z├╝rich, Switzerland
8 95.4 UCL London, United Kingdom
10 94.5 University of Chicago Chicago, United States

QS World University Ranking  - Top 10 Indian Institute/University 2022


Rank Score University Location
177 46.4 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Mumbai, India
185 45.9 Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) New Delhi, India
186 45.7 Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India
255 38.1 Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai, India
277 36.4 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur, India
280 36.3 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT-KGP) Kharagpur, India
311 33.7 Indiana University Bloomington Bloomington, United States
395 28.3 Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati, India
400 28 Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee Roorkee, India
501-510 94.5 University of Delhi New Delhi, India

Top 10 Indian Overall ranking 2022 by National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF)

Rank Score University Location
1 87.59 Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai, Tamil Nadu
2 83.57 Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, Karnataka
3 82.35 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Mumbai, Maharashtra
4 82.22 Indian Institute of Technology Delhi New Delhi, India
5 77.83 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur, India
6 75.94 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Kharagpur, India
7 71.48 Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee Roorkee, Uttarakhand
8 69.75 Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati, India
9 69.59 Indian Institute of Technology New Delhi Delhi
10 67.25 Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi, Delhi

Top 10 Indian university ranking 2022 by National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF)

Rank Score University Location
1 83.57 Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru, Karnataka
2 68.47 Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi, India
3 65.91 Jamia Millia Islamia New Delhi, Delhi
4 65.37 Jadavpur University Kolkata, West Bengal
5 63.40 Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
6 63.20 Banaras Hindu University New Delhi, Delhi
7 62.84 Manipal Academy of Higher Education Manipal, Karnataka
8 62.23 Calcutta University Kolkata, West Bengal
9 61.77 Vellore Institute of Technology Vellore, Tamil Nadu
10 61.71 University of Hyderabad Hyderabad, Telangana

Top 10 IT University in India 2022 by National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF)

Rank Score University Location
01 90.04 Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai, Tamil Nadu
02 88.12 Indian Institute of Technology Delhi Delhi
03 83.96 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Mumbai, Maharashtra
04 82.56 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur, UP
05 78.89 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Kharagpur, West Bengal
06 76.89 Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee Roorkee, Uttarakhand
07 72.98 Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati, Assam
08 69.17 National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu
09 68.03 Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad Hyderabad, Telangana
10 64.04 National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal, Karnataka

National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) ranking data released by Ministry of Education, Government of India. 

FAQ of Top 10 University in India and World 2022


Q. Who is the No 1 University In India by QS World?
A. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai

Q. Which Indian University has the Overall Highest Rank By NIRF?
A. Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai

Q. Which Indian University Highest Rank By NIRF?
A. Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru

Q. Which World University Highest Rank?
A. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Cambridge, United States

Q. When was Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) founded?
A. Founded in 1990 by Nunzio Quacquarelli 


Stanford University ranks 3rd overall based primarily on its strong academics that include numerous global competitions for undergraduates every year— placing Stanford students amongst top winners worldwide regularly.

Based on the analysis above compared with other world-class universities such as Stanford University along with ranking #3 overall based primarily on strong academics coupled with a notable focus on research and teaching internship opportunities.