100 Best universities for Economics in India

Below is the list of best universities in India ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 200K citations received by 25.5K academic papers made by 136 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 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.

For Economics

#1 in India
#22 in Asia
#245 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1922

For Economics

#2 in India
#49 in Asia
#369 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1931

For Economics

#3 in India
#55 in Asia
#387 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1969

For Economics

#4 in India
#114 in Asia
#648 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
1986

For Economics

#5 in India
#157 in Asia
#815 in the World
Founded
1961

For Economics

#6 in India
#158 in Asia
#817 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1951

For Economics

#7 in India
#162 in Asia
#826 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955

For Economics

#8 in India
#166 in Asia
#850 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1909

For Economics

#9 in India
#171 in Asia
#878 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1857

For Economics

#10 in India
#191 in Asia
#942 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

For Economics

#11 in India
#199 in Asia
#966 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1847

For Economics

#12 in India
#204 in Asia
#976 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1958

For Economics

#13 in India
#245 in Asia
#1090 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1959

For Economics

#14 in India
#246 in Asia
#1095 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

For Economics

#16 in India
#266 in Asia
#1155 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1964

For Economics

#17 in India
#288 in Asia
#1216 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
5,061
Founded
1974

For Economics

#18 in India
#298 in Asia
#1236 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
22,500

For Economics

#19 in India
#307 in Asia
#1256 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1920

For Economics

#20 in India
#310 in Asia
#1271 in the World
Enrollment
20,568
Founded
2002

For Economics

#21 in India
#315 in Asia
#1288 in the World
Enrollment
24,690
Founded
1960

For Economics

#22 in India
#328 in Asia
#1315 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1882

For Economics

#23 in India
#337 in Asia
#1332 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

For Economics

#24 in India
#343 in Asia
#1344 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1936

For Economics

#25 in India
#362 in Asia
#1386 in the World
Enrollment
16,498
Male:Female
53:47

For Economics

#26 in India
#366 in Asia
#1391 in the World
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1915

For Economics

#27 in India
#378 in Asia
#1426 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Founded
1956

For Economics

#28 in India
#381 in Asia
#1435 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1969

For Economics

#29 in India
#409 in Asia
#1486 in the World
Founded
1948

For Economics

#30 in India
#436 in Asia
#1554 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1984

For Economics

#31 in India
#449 in Asia
#1582 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1981

For Economics

#32 in India
#458 in Asia
#1599 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1857

For Economics

#33 in India
#467 in Asia
#1622 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2003

For Economics

#34 in India
#474 in Asia
#1651 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1962

For Economics

#35 in India
#489 in Asia
#1701 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1971

For Economics

#36 in India
#498 in Asia
#1724 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1973

For Economics

#37 in India
#507 in Asia
#1742 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1962

For Economics

#38 in India
#509 in Asia
#1745 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1994

For Economics

#39 in India
#520 in Asia
#1773 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1963

For Economics

#40 in India
#524 in Asia
#1783 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1969

For Economics

#41 in India
#527 in Asia
#1790 in the World
Founded
1963

For Economics

#42 in India
#530 in Asia
#1794 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1961

For Economics

#44 in India
#538 in Asia
#1805 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
447
Founded
2008

For Economics

#47 in India
#590 in Asia
#1930 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1905

For Economics

#48 in India
#608 in Asia
#1962 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
2005

For Economics

#49 in India
#612 in Asia
#1967 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1960

For Economics

#50 in India
#616 in Asia
#1974 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
1956

For Economics

#51 in India
#622 in Asia
#2002 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1926

For Economics

#52 in India
#645 in Asia
#2064 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1918

For Economics

#53 in India
#647 in Asia
#2071 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Economics

#54 in India
#648 in Asia
#2072 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1976

For Economics

#55 in India
#649 in Asia
#2073 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1929

For Economics

#57 in India
#652 in Asia
#2076 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
750
Founded
2010

For Economics

#58 in India
#663 in Asia
#2105 in the World
Founded
1998

For Economics

#59 in India
#667 in Asia
#2111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1941

For Economics

#60 in India
#672 in Asia
#2117 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1960

For Economics

#61 in India
#673 in Asia
#2119 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1930

For Economics

#62 in India
#676 in Asia
#2126 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1978

For Economics

#63 in India
#678 in Asia
#2129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1921

For Economics

#64 in India
#680 in Asia
#2131 in the World
Enrollment
98,338
Founded
1916

For Economics

#66 in India
#700 in Asia
#2175 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1998

For Economics

#67 in India
#705 in Asia
#2187 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

For Economics

#68 in India
#725 in Asia
#2226 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1980

For Economics

#69 in India
#727 in Asia
#2228 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1949

For Economics

#70 in India
#734 in Asia
#2250 in the World
Founded
1969

For Economics

#71 in India
#739 in Asia
#2258 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1993

For Economics

#72 in India
#748 in Asia
#2279 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1817

For Economics

#73 in India
#749 in Asia
#2281 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1964

For Economics

#74 in India
#754 in Asia
#2288 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1948

For Economics

#75 in India
#756 in Asia
#2292 in the World
Founded
1948

For Economics

#76 in India
#772 in Asia
#2318 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
2004

For Economics

#77 in India
#776 in Asia
#2327 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
10,973

For Economics

#78 in India
#783 in Asia
#2341 in the World
Founded
2003

For Economics

#79 in India
#785 in Asia
#2346 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1971

For Economics

#80 in India
#790 in Asia
#2351 in the World
Enrollment
4,180

For Economics

#81 in India
#795 in Asia
#2360 in the World
Enrollment
961
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
2010

For Economics

#82 in India
#797 in Asia
#2365 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2001

For Economics

#83 in India
#804 in Asia
#2380 in the World
Founded
1982

For Economics

#84 in India
#821 in Asia
#2400 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1956

For Economics

#85 in India
#831 in Asia
#2429 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1982

For Economics

#86 in India
#835 in Asia
#2438 in the World
Founded
2009

For Economics

#87 in India
#838 in Asia
#2447 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1923

For Economics

#88 in India
#840 in Asia
#2452 in the World
Founded
1921

For Economics

#89 in India
#858 in Asia
#2497 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1856

For Economics

#90 in India
#861 in Asia
#2504 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1960

For Economics

#91 in India
#862 in Asia
#2505 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1981

For Economics

#92 in India
#865 in Asia
#2511 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1961

For Economics

#93 in India
#871 in Asia
#2519 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2011

For Economics

#94 in India
#880 in Asia
#2531 in the World
Founded
1994

For Economics

#95 in India
#883 in Asia
#2536 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1956

For Economics

#96 in India
#895 in Asia
#2565 in the World
Enrollment
9,500

For Economics

#97 in India
#899 in Asia
#2570 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955

For Economics

#98 in India
#908 in Asia
#2588 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Founded
1993

For Economics

#99 in India
#909 in Asia
#2595 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1999

For Economics

#100 in India
#928 in Asia
#2622 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1945

The best cities to study Economics in India based on the number of universities and their ranks are Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Kharagpur.