List of 34 best universities in Punjab

We ranked 34 best universities in Punjab based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 1.32M citations received by 81.1K publications made by 34 universities in Punjab, measured the popularity of 87 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Punjab
#12 in India
#217 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1882
#3 in Punjab
#39 in India
#582 in Asia
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1969
#4 in Punjab
#40 in India
#602 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1956
#5 in Punjab
#47 in India
#631 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1962
#6 in Punjab
#58 in India
#738 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
2005
#7 in Punjab
#76 in India
#877 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1962
#8 in Punjab
#100 in India
#1050 in Asia
Founded
1997
#9 in Punjab
#143 in India
#1306 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
3,611
Founded
2012
#10 in Punjab
#146 in India
#1322 in Asia
Enrollment
2,668
Founded
1954
#11 in Punjab
#157 in India
#1406 in Asia
Enrollment
750
Founded
2008
#12 in Punjab
#183 in India
#1558 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2010
#13 in Punjab
#215 in India
#1743 in Asia
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1987
#14 in Punjab
#217 in India
#1748 in Asia
Founded
2013
#16 in Punjab
#252 in India
#1927 in Asia
Founded
2009
#17 in Punjab
#270 in India
#2037 in Asia
Enrollment
3,677
Male:Female
77:23
Founded
1991
#19 in Punjab
#356 in India
#2406 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1998
#21 in Punjab
#464 in India
#2887 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
2015
#22 in Punjab
#469 in India
#2925 in Asia
Founded
2016
#23 in Punjab
#499 in India
#3101 in Asia
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
2014
#24 in Punjab
#507 in India
#3191 in Asia
Enrollment
750
Founded
2006
#26 in Punjab
#662 in India
#4306 in Asia
Founded
2012
#27 in Punjab
#673 in India
#4348 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Founded
2014
#28 in Punjab
#674 in India
#4349 in Asia
Founded
2011
#29 in Punjab
#690 in India
#4417 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
95%
Founded
1991
#30 in Punjab
#754 in India
#4696 in Asia
Founded
2012
#31 in Punjab
#806 in India
#4922 in Asia
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
2011
#32 in Punjab
#815 in India
#4940 in Asia
Founded
2015
#34 in Punjab
#851 in India
#5188 in Asia
Founded
2015

Closest to Punjab states

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni India Flag rank
Himachal Pradesh 25 97
Haryana 64 4
Uttarakhand 33 13
Jammu and Kashmir 12 66
Rajasthan 70 21
Uttar Pradesh 79 5
Madhya Pradesh 53 98
Gujarat 67 38
Bihar 24 160
Chhattisgarh 23 107
Maharashtra 53 3
Jharkhand 20 86
Sikkim 7 177
Telangana 23 26
Odisha 25 43
West Bengal 42 1
Andhra Pradesh 27 30
Meghalaya 9 64
Goa 2 112
Tripura 4 176
Arunachal Pradesh 9 274
Assam 21 36
Mizoram 3 199
Manipur 7 149
Nagaland 4 282
Karnataka 59 2
Tamil Nadu 53 6
Puducherry 4 48
Kerala 20 32