Published On : Mon, Apr 4th, 2016

IIT Madras picked India’s best engineering college

NEW DELHI: IIT Madras has been picked India’s best engineering college – followed by IIT Mumbai and IIT Kharagpur – by Smriti Irani’s Human Resources Development Ministry.

The best management institute is IIM Bangalore with IIM Ahmedabad IIM Calcutta as first and second runner up respectively.

The report by Ms Irani’s department, India Rankings 2016 seeks to “empower students and parents” while creating healthy competition among educational institutes, the ministry said.

The rankings -which cover government and private institutions -have been released ahead of the next academic year which starts in the summer for college students.