100 Best universities for Engineering in India

Below is the list of best universities in India ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 5.2M citations received by 341K academic papers made by 369 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 Engineering

#1 in India
#49 in Asia
#123 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1909

For Engineering

#2 in India
#57 in Asia
#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1951

For Engineering

#3 in India
#66 in Asia
#170 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

For Engineering

#4 in India
#79 in Asia
#209 in the World
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#5 in India
#88 in Asia
#231 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1958

For Engineering

#6 in India
#100 in Asia
#261 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1959

For Engineering

#7 in India
#108 in Asia
#299 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1847

For Engineering

#8 in India
#133 in Asia
#388 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1978

For Engineering

#9 in India
#144 in Asia
#423 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955

For Engineering

#10 in India
#146 in Asia
#429 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1984

For Engineering

#11 in India
#165 in Asia
#487 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1994

For Engineering

#12 in India
#183 in Asia
#545 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#13 in India
#186 in Asia
#554 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1922

For Engineering

#14 in India
#193 in Asia
#571 in the World
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1915

For Engineering

#15 in India
#220 in Asia
#650 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1964

For Engineering

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

For Engineering

#17 in India
#243 in Asia
#715 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
2002

For Engineering

#18 in India
#269 in Asia
#771 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1962

For Engineering

#19 in India
#285 in Asia
#801 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

For Engineering

#20 in India
#294 in Asia
#823 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1956

For Engineering

#21 in India
#298 in Asia
#828 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1857

For Engineering

#22 in India
#327 in Asia
#893 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
5,061
Founded
1974

For Engineering

#23 in India
#328 in Asia
#895 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1926

For Engineering

#24 in India
#331 in Asia
#899 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#25 in India
#332 in Asia
#900 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#26 in India
#333 in Asia
#905 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1920

For Engineering

#27 in India
#339 in Asia
#916 in the World
Enrollment
16,498
Male:Female
53:47

For Engineering

#28 in India
#345 in Asia
#924 in the World
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#29 in India
#349 in Asia
#930 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1929

For Engineering

#30 in India
#350 in Asia
#932 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
22,500

For Engineering

#31 in India
#353 in Asia
#944 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#32 in India
#357 in Asia
#951 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1945

For Engineering

#33 in India
#363 in Asia
#969 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1882

For Engineering

#34 in India
#365 in Asia
#975 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1856

For Engineering

#35 in India
#390 in Asia
#1024 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1941

For Engineering

#36 in India
#393 in Asia
#1033 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#37 in India
#399 in Asia
#1050 in the World
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#38 in India
#400 in Asia
#1051 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1983

For Engineering

#39 in India
#401 in Asia
#1052 in the World
Founded
1959

For Engineering

#40 in India
#415 in Asia
#1084 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1857

For Engineering

#41 in India
#425 in Asia
#1116 in the World
Founded
1982

For Engineering

#42 in India
#429 in Asia
#1125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1994

For Engineering

#44 in India
#439 in Asia
#1141 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1918

For Engineering

#45 in India
#441 in Asia
#1146 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

For Engineering

#46 in India
#444 in Asia
#1149 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#48 in India
#447 in Asia
#1157 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

For Engineering

#49 in India
#448 in Asia
#1160 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#50 in India
#455 in Asia
#1178 in the World
Founded
1967

For Engineering

#51 in India
#468 in Asia
#1199 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1857

For Engineering

#52 in India
#474 in Asia
#1210 in the World
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#53 in India
#475 in Asia
#1214 in the World
Founded
2008

For Engineering

#54 in India
#476 in Asia
#1216 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1963

For Engineering

#55 in India
#485 in Asia
#1233 in the World
Founded
1954

For Engineering

#56 in India
#506 in Asia
#1274 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1969

For Engineering

#57 in India
#515 in Asia
#1285 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2001

For Engineering

#58 in India
#516 in Asia
#1287 in the World
Enrollment
4,180

For Engineering

#59 in India
#523 in Asia
#1300 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1919

For Engineering

#60 in India
#527 in Asia
#1305 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1969

For Engineering

#61 in India
#529 in Asia
#1308 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1984

For Engineering

#62 in India
#532 in Asia
#1316 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955

For Engineering

#63 in India
#536 in Asia
#1320 in the World
Founded
1985

For Engineering

#64 in India
#537 in Asia
#1325 in the World
Enrollment
1,915
Male:Female
76:24
Founded
2009

For Engineering

#65 in India
#544 in Asia
#1337 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1949

For Engineering

#66 in India
#548 in Asia
#1347 in the World
Founded
1949

For Engineering

#67 in India
#569 in Asia
#1405 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#68 in India
#571 in Asia
#1407 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1887

For Engineering

#69 in India
#573 in Asia
#1414 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1998

For Engineering

#70 in India
#576 in Asia
#1417 in the World
Founded
2008

For Engineering

#71 in India
#592 in Asia
#1451 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1926

For Engineering

#72 in India
#600 in Asia
#1468 in the World
Founded
1984

For Engineering

#73 in India
#606 in Asia
#1481 in the World
Founded
1972

For Engineering

#74 in India
#612 in Asia
#1492 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1956

For Engineering

#75 in India
#618 in Asia
#1505 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#76 in India
#620 in Asia
#1507 in the World
Enrollment
24,690
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#77 in India
#627 in Asia
#1517 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
2004

For Engineering

#78 in India
#635 in Asia
#1533 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1986

For Engineering

#79 in India
#651 in Asia
#1561 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1937

For Engineering

#80 in India
#653 in Asia
#1563 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
2008

For Engineering

#81 in India
#656 in Asia
#1571 in the World
Founded
2009

For Engineering

#82 in India
#658 in Asia
#1579 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1982

For Engineering

#83 in India
#659 in Asia
#1580 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1956

For Engineering

#84 in India
#663 in Asia
#1588 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1987

For Engineering

#85 in India
#667 in Asia
#1598 in the World
Founded
1970

For Engineering

#86 in India
#675 in Asia
#1613 in the World
Enrollment
420
Founded
1965

For Engineering

#87 in India
#677 in Asia
#1621 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
2005

For Engineering

#88 in India
#678 in Asia
#1624 in the World
Founded
1965

For Engineering

#89 in India
#679 in Asia
#1626 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1886

For Engineering

#90 in India
#683 in Asia
#1634 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1962

For Engineering

#91 in India
#684 in Asia
#1636 in the World
Founded
1986

For Engineering

#92 in India
#685 in Asia
#1640 in the World
Founded
1955

For Engineering

#93 in India
#692 in Asia
#1648 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1993

For Engineering

#94 in India
#693 in Asia
#1649 in the World
Founded
2003

For Engineering

#95 in India
#702 in Asia
#1666 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1905

For Engineering

#96 in India
#705 in Asia
#1672 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
2008

For Engineering

#97 in India
#707 in Asia
#1677 in the World
Enrollment
3,677
Male:Female
77:23
Founded
1991

For Engineering

#98 in India
#711 in Asia
#1682 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1990

For Engineering

#99 in India
#713 in Asia
#1684 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1956

For Engineering

#100 in India
#714 in Asia
#1685 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1931

The best cities to study Engineering in India based on the number of universities and their ranks are Bangalore, Kharagpur, Chennai, and Delhi.