15 Best universities for Chemistry in Chennai

Below is the list of best universities in Chennai ranked based on their research performance in Chemistry. A graph of 579K citations received by 28.5K academic papers made by 15 universities in Chennai was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between 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 the university website.

1. Indian Institute of Technology Madras

For Chemistry

#3 in India
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

2. Anna University

For Chemistry

#10 in India
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1978

3. University of Madras

For Chemistry

#18 in India
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1857

4. SRM Institute of Science and Technology

For Chemistry

#40 in India
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

5. Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology

For Chemistry

#15 in Tamil Nadu
#90 in India
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2001

6. Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science

For Chemistry

#22 in Tamil Nadu
#173 in India
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1985

7. B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology

For Chemistry

#23 in Tamil Nadu
#176 in India
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1984

8. Saveetha University

For Chemistry

#24 in Tamil Nadu
#178 in India
Founded
2005

9. Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research

For Chemistry

#27 in Tamil Nadu
#216 in India
Enrollment
12,190
Founded
1984

10. Vels University

For Chemistry

#28 in Tamil Nadu
#232 in India
Enrollment
6,684
Founded
1992

11. Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research

For Chemistry

#29 in Tamil Nadu
#234 in India
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1985

12. Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University

For Chemistry

#31 in Tamil Nadu
#260 in India
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1989

13. Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute

For Chemistry

#33 in Tamil Nadu
#289 in India
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1988

14. Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology

For Chemistry

#37 in Tamil Nadu
#316 in India
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1997

15. Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing

For Chemistry

#39 in Tamil Nadu
#344 in India
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
125
Founded
2007

Universities for Chemistry near Chennai

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
120 Sri Venkateswara University 34
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Tirupati
121 VIT University 14
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Vellore
128 Pondicherry University 46
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Pondicherry
198 Annamalai University 20
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Chidambaram
283 Periyar University 102
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Salem, Tamil Nadu
286 SASTRA University 68
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Thanjavur
288 Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research 16
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Bangalore
291 Jain University 138
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Bangalore
293 Indian Institute of Science 1
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Bangalore
300 Bangalore University 50
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Bangalore