List of 16 best universities in Kolkata

We ranked 16 best universities in Kolkata based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 959K citations received by 66K publications made by 16 universities in Kolkata, measured the popularity of 646 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. University of Calcutta logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1857
  2. Indian Statistical Institute logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1931
  3. Jadavpur University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1955
  4. Presidency University - Kolkata logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1817
  5. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    2001
  6. Aliah University logo
    Founded
    1780
  7. West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    2000
  8. Rabindra Bharati University logo
    Founded
    1954
  9. West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    279
    Male:Female
    79:21
    Founded
    1995
  10. University of Engineering and Management, Kolkata logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2015
  11. Techno India University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Founded
    2012
  12. Acceptance Rate
    74%
    Founded
    2017
  13. Founded
    2016