List of 42 best universities in West Bengal

We ranked 42 best universities in West Bengal based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 1.91M citations received by 120K publications made by 42 universities in West Bengal, measured the popularity of 790 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in West Bengal
#1 in India
#64 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1951
#2 in West Bengal
#11 in India
#210 in Asia
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1857
#3 in West Bengal
#18 in India
#308 in Asia
Enrollment
375
Founded
1931
#4 in West Bengal
#22 in India
#356 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955
#5 in West Bengal
#52 in India
#689 in Asia
Enrollment
24,690
Founded
1960
#6 in West Bengal
#72 in India
#863 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1921
#7 in West Bengal
#85 in India
#963 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1856
#8 in West Bengal
#91 in India
#993 in Asia
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1960
#9 in West Bengal
#94 in India
#1013 in Asia
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1981
#10 in West Bengal
#113 in India
#1111 in Asia
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1817
#11 in West Bengal
#117 in India
#1132 in Asia
Founded
1960
#12 in West Bengal
#142 in India
#1301 in Asia
Founded
1962
#13 in West Bengal
#152 in India
#1373 in Asia
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2006
#14 in West Bengal
#246 in India
#1906 in Asia
Founded
1780
#15 in West Bengal
#259 in India
#1970 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2001
#17 in West Bengal
#300 in India
#2153 in Asia
Founded
2007
#18 in West Bengal
#322 in India
#2273 in Asia
Founded
2007
#19 in West Bengal
#349 in India
#2387 in Asia
Founded
1954
#20 in West Bengal
#372 in India
#2486 in Asia
Enrollment
1,617
Male:Female
79:21
Founded
2015
#22 in West Bengal
#382 in India
#2510 in Asia
Founded
2005
#23 in West Bengal
#398 in India
#2587 in Asia
Founded
2002
#24 in West Bengal
#409 in India
#2629 in Asia
Founded
2010
#25 in West Bengal
#440 in India
#2765 in Asia
Founded
2012
#26 in West Bengal
#454 in India
#2813 in Asia
Founded
2014
#27 in West Bengal
#470 in India
#2932 in Asia
Founded
2015
#28 in West Bengal
#478 in India
#2981 in Asia
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2012
#29 in West Bengal
#504 in India
#3129 in Asia
Founded
2015
#31 in West Bengal
#554 in India
#3661 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
125
Founded
2000
#33 in West Bengal
#644 in India
#4196 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
79%
Founded
2017
#34 in West Bengal
#651 in India
#4258 in Asia
Enrollment
978
Founded
2014
#35 in West Bengal
#678 in India
#4361 in Asia
Founded
2012
#38 in West Bengal
#703 in India
#4494 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2016
#39 in West Bengal
#744 in India
#4672 in Asia
Enrollment
375
Founded
2014
#40 in West Bengal
#753 in India
#4695 in Asia
Founded
2016
#41 in West Bengal
#758 in India
#4704 in Asia
Founded
2012
#42 in West Bengal
#826 in India
#5012 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2015

Closest to West Bengal states

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni India Flag rank
Jharkhand 20 86
Tripura 4 176
Odisha 25 43
Bihar 24 160
Mizoram 3 199
Meghalaya 9 64
Sikkim 7 177
Assam 21 36
Manipur 7 149
Arunachal Pradesh 9 274
Chhattisgarh 23 107
Nagaland 4 282
Uttar Pradesh 79 5
Telangana 23 26
Madhya Pradesh 53 98
Andhra Pradesh 27 30
Maharashtra 53 3
Uttarakhand 33 13
Tamil Nadu 53 6
Haryana 64 4
Himachal Pradesh 25 97
Puducherry 4 48
Rajasthan 70 21
Karnataka 59 2
Punjab 34 12
Gujarat 67 38
Jammu and Kashmir 12 66
Goa 2 112
Kerala 20 32