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 874K citations received by 57K publications made by 16 universities in Kolkata, measured the popularity of 710 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Kolkata
#11 in India
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1857
#2 in Kolkata
#18 in India
Enrollment
375
Founded
1931
#3 in Kolkata
#22 in India
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955
#4 in Kolkata
#113 in India
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1817
#5 in Kolkata
#246 in India
Founded
1780
#6 in Kolkata
#259 in India
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2001
#7 in Kolkata
#349 in India
Founded
1954
#8 in Kolkata
#372 in India
Enrollment
1,617
Male:Female
79:21
Founded
2015
#11 in Kolkata
#440 in India
Founded
2012
#13 in Kolkata
#554 in India
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
125
Founded
2000
#14 in Kolkata
#644 in India
Acceptance Rate
79%
Founded
2017
#16 in Kolkata
#753 in India
Founded
2016

Universities near Kolkata

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
🏆
City
4 Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur 85
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Howrah
16 JIS University 504
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Agarpara
34 Neotia University 826
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Sarisha
35 Diamond Harbour Women's University 758
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Sarisha
36 West Bengal State University 322
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Barasat
36 Adamas University 651
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Barasat
36 Brainware University 703
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Barasat
48 Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani 584
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Kalyani
51 University of Kalyani 91
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Kalyani
70 Rayat-Bahra University 499
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Kharar