Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology takes quantum jump into National Institute of Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2018 Rankings

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Mumbai: Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (TIET), Patiala, has been ranked 20th in Engineering category among the top Engineering institutes of the Country, 33rd in University category and 50th in Overall category in the biggest and most comprehensive National Institute of Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2018 Rankings, MHRD, Government of India. These rankings were announced by Hon. Shri Prakash Javedekar, Union Minister of HRD, Government of India on 3rd April 2018 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. NIRF Ranking focuses on five prominent key parameters Teaching, Learning & Resources (TLR), Research and Professional Practice (RP), Graduation Outcomes (GO), Outreach and Inclusivity (OI) and Perception.

Earlier, in NIRF-2017 Rankings, TIET secured 26th rank in the Engineering Institutions category, 46th rank in the University category and 75th in Overall category. All these rankings of TIET are an indicator of the dominance of TIET over other institutions in North India, thus making it an obvious choice for engineering aspirants all over India.

Speaking on this, Director, Dr. Prakash Gopalan said, “A bright future awaits a Thapar graduate as the University has embarked on a program to modernize itself in all aspects. An outcome based, experiential, self-directed and project led education coupled with high research expectations from the faculty will catapult us to a higher standing in time to come”.

  • Seema Shah Iyer

    Such a great news for the institute and everyone associated with it. I too am looking forward to apply at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology in Patiala.
    Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology has a legacy of 61 years in teaching engineering. If you too are thinking about becoming a professor or go into the research field, M.Tech from TIET will be a good option. They have excellent faculty and good facilities for every branch. The placements are also promising.