List of 20 best universities in Kerala

We ranked 20 best universities in Kerala based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 441K citations received by 27.5K publications made by 20 universities in Kerala, measured the popularity of 63 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Kerala
#32 in India
#527 in Asia
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1971
#2 in Kerala
#46 in India
#629 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1937
#3 in Kerala
#59 in India
#753 in Asia
Founded
1968
#4 in Kerala
#70 in India
#850 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1961
#5 in Kerala
#111 in India
#1096 in Asia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1983
#6 in Kerala
#171 in India
#1504 in Asia
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1996
#7 in Kerala
#185 in India
#1562 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1973
#10 in Kerala
#249 in India
#1916 in Asia
Founded
1971
#11 in Kerala
#310 in India
#2220 in Asia
Founded
2009
#12 in Kerala
#394 in India
#2551 in Asia
Founded
2011
#19 in Kerala
#604 in India
#4005 in Asia
Enrollment
375
Founded
2005

Closest to Kerala states

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni India Flag rank
Puducherry 4 48
Karnataka 59 2
Tamil Nadu 53 6
Goa 2 112
Andhra Pradesh 27 30
Telangana 23 26
Maharashtra 53 3
Chhattisgarh 23 107
Odisha 25 43
Madhya Pradesh 53 98
Gujarat 67 38
Jharkhand 20 86
West Bengal 42 1
Rajasthan 70 21
Bihar 24 160
Uttar Pradesh 79 5
Tripura 4 176
Haryana 64 4
Mizoram 3 199
Sikkim 7 177
Uttarakhand 33 13
Meghalaya 9 64
Punjab 34 12
Himachal Pradesh 25 97
Manipur 7 149
Assam 21 36
Arunachal Pradesh 9 274
Nagaland 4 282
Jammu and Kashmir 12 66