SrinagarKashmir University has bagged 47th position among universities assessed in the country in the National Institutional Ranking Framework-2018.
In the NIRF results announced on Tuesday (April 3, 2018) by HRD Minister Prakash Javadaker in New Delhi, KU has also bagged overall ranking of 71 from amongst more than 4000 institutions (including universities, IITs IITs, IISERs, IISC and other institutions ) assessed by the MHRD under NIRF. The Universitys last years ranking was 73 among universities and beyond 100 in overall ranking among all institutions.
The KUs last years score was 36.32. This year it is 43.96.
The NIRF was approved by the MHRD and launched on 29th September 2015. It outlines a methodology to rank institutions across the country. The methodology draws from the overall recommendations broad understanding arrived at by a Core Committee set up by MHRD, to identify the broad parameters for ranking various universities and institutions. The parameters broadly cover Teaching, Learning and Resources, Research and Professional Practices, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach and Inclusivity, and Perception. (KNS)
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