100 Best universities for Biology in India

Below is the list of best universities in India ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 4.7M citations received by 238K academic papers made by 375 universities in India was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Biology

    Indian Institute of Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1909
  2. For Biology

    University of Delhi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    64%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1922
  3. For Biology

    Indian Agricultural Research Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1905
  4. For Biology

    Banaras Hindu University logo
    Enrollment
    30,698
    Founded
    1915
  5. For Biology

    Panjab University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1882
  6. For Biology

    Aligarh Muslim University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1920
  7. For Biology

    Punjab Agricultural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1962
  8. For Biology

    Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1951
  9. For Biology

    Annamalai University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1929
  10. For Biology

    University of Madras logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1857
  11. For Biology

    University of Calcutta logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1857
  12. For Biology

    Jawaharlal Nehru University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1969
  13. For Biology

    Founded
    1906
  14. For Biology

    Indian Veterinary Research Institute logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1889
  15. For Biology

    University of Hyderabad logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    5,061
    Founded
    1974
  16. For Biology

    VIT University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1984
  17. For Biology

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1971
  18. For Biology

    Jadavpur University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1955
  19. For Biology

    Guru Nanak Dev University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1969
  20. For Biology

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Founded
    1961
  21. For Biology

    Indian Institute of Technology Bombay logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1958
  22. For Biology

    National Dairy Research Institute logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1923
  23. For Biology

    Indian Institute of Technology Madras logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1959
  24. For Biology

    University of Mysore logo
    Enrollment
    98,338
    Founded
    1916
  25. For Biology

    Savitribai Phule Pune University logo
    Founded
    1948
  26. For Biology

    Bharathiar University logo
    Founded
    1982
  27. For Biology

    Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1949
  28. For Biology

    Osmania University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    81%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1918
  29. For Biology

    National Islamic University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    22,500
  30. For Biology

    Bharathidasan University logo
    Enrollment
    150,000
    Founded
    1982
  31. For Biology

    Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1994
  32. For Biology

    Manipal Academy of Higher Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    20,000
    Founded
    1993
  33. For Biology

    Punjabi University Patiala logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    9,000
    Founded
    1962
  34. For Biology

    University of Allahabad logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1887
  35. For Biology

    Pondicherry University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1985
  36. For Biology

    Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    4,259
    Male:Female
    57:43
    Founded
    1960
  37. For Biology

    Madurai Kamaraj University logo
    Founded
    1965
  38. For Biology

    Anna University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1978
  39. For Biology

    University of Kalyani logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1960
  40. For Biology

    University of Lucknow logo
    Founded
    1921
  41. For Biology

    Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1847
  42. For Biology

    Jamia Hamdard University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
  43. For Biology

    Birla Institute of Technology and Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1964
  44. For Biology

    Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1959
  45. For Biology

    Tata Institute of Fundamental Research logo
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1945
  46. For Biology

    Andhra University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1926
  47. For Biology

    University of Mumbai logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1857
  48. For Biology

    University of Kerala logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1937
  49. For Biology

    North Eastern Hill University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1973
  50. For Biology

    Shivaji University logo
    Enrollment
    200,000
    Founded
    1962
  51. For Biology

    University of Burdwan logo
    Enrollment
    24,690
    Founded
    1960
  52. For Biology

    University of Kashmir logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1948
  53. For Biology

    Karnatak University logo
    Founded
    1949
  54. For Biology

    Alagappa University logo
    Founded
    1985
  55. For Biology

    Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1973
  56. For Biology

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1985
  57. For Biology

    Indian Statistical Institute logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1931
  58. For Biology

    University of Rajasthan logo
    Founded
    1947
  59. For Biology

    Visva-Bharati University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1921
  60. For Biology

    Tezpur University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1994
  61. For Biology

    Amity University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    2005
  62. For Biology

    Sardar Patel University logo
    Founded
    1955
  63. For Biology

    National Institute of Technology, Rourkela logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1961
  64. For Biology

    Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    22,500
  65. For Biology

    SASTRA University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    9,000
    Founded
    1984
  66. For Biology

    Sri Venkateswara University logo
    Enrollment
    5,000
    Founded
    1954
  67. For Biology

    Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1995
  68. For Biology

    Cochin University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1971
  69. For Biology

    Mahatma Gandhi University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1983
  70. For Biology

    King George's Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1911
  71. For Biology

    Kurukshetra University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1956
  72. For Biology

    Kumaun University logo
    Founded
    1973
  73. For Biology

    Dr. Hari Singh Gour University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    29,000
    Founded
    1946
  74. For Biology

    Kerala Agricultural University logo
    Founded
    1971
  75. For Biology

    Assam University logo
    Founded
    1994
  76. For Biology

    Vidyasagar University logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1981
  77. For Biology

    Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1956
  78. For Biology

    University of Calicut logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Founded
    1968
  79. For Biology

    Maharishi Dayanand University logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1976
  80. For Biology

    Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1983
  81. For Biology

    Kakatiya University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1976
  82. For Biology

    Bangalore University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1886
  83. For Biology

    Lovely Professional University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    2005
  84. For Biology

    University of Jammu logo
    Founded
    1969
  85. For Biology

    Himachal Pradesh University logo
    Founded
    1970
  86. For Biology

    Mangalore University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1980
  87. For Biology

    Gauhati University logo
    Founded
    1948
  88. For Biology

    Amrita University logo
    Enrollment
    16,498
    Male:Female
    53:47
  89. For Biology

    Saurashtra University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1967

The best cities to study Biology in India based on the number of universities and their ranks are Bangalore, Delhi, Varanasi, and Chandigarh.