100 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in India

Below is the list of best universities in India ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 771K citations received by 65.1K academic papers made by 272 universities in India was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#1 in India
#44 in Asia
#522 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1922

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#2 in India
#50 in Asia
#546 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Founded
1956

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#3 in India
#78 in Asia
#696 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#4 in India
#108 in Asia
#842 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1909

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#5 in India
#112 in Asia
#857 in the World
Founded
1962

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#6 in India
#143 in Asia
#970 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1959

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#7 in India
#153 in Asia
#1007 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#8 in India
#155 in Asia
#1013 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1882

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#9 in India
#164 in Asia
#1049 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1951

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#10 in India
#166 in Asia
#1058 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1931

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#11 in India
#197 in Asia
#1175 in the World
Founded
1961

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#12 in India
#198 in Asia
#1177 in the World
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1915

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#13 in India
#210 in Asia
#1202 in the World
Founded
1974

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#14 in India
#230 in Asia
#1270 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1857

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#15 in India
#237 in Asia
#1285 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
5,061
Founded
1974

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#16 in India
#243 in Asia
#1314 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1920

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#17 in India
#248 in Asia
#1336 in the World
Founded
1986

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#18 in India
#250 in Asia
#1340 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1958

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#19 in India
#281 in Asia
#1404 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1847

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#20 in India
#291 in Asia
#1434 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1905

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#21 in India
#292 in Asia
#1436 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1936

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#22 in India
#306 in Asia
#1483 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1993

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#23 in India
#314 in Asia
#1499 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
1956

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#24 in India
#335 in Asia
#1559 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
22,500

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#25 in India
#357 in Asia
#1619 in the World
Founded
1948

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#26 in India
#360 in Asia
#1625 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#27 in India
#372 in Asia
#1666 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#28 in India
#405 in Asia
#1770 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1964

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#29 in India
#411 in Asia
#1783 in the World
Founded
1983

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#30 in India
#423 in Asia
#1815 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1984

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#31 in India
#452 in Asia
#1872 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1971

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#32 in India
#460 in Asia
#1887 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1929

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#33 in India
#461 in Asia
#1890 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1948

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#34 in India
#463 in Asia
#1892 in the World
Founded
1906

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#35 in India
#479 in Asia
#1928 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1911

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#36 in India
#482 in Asia
#1931 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1962

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#37 in India
#488 in Asia
#1942 in the World
Founded
1823

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#38 in India
#492 in Asia
#1949 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#39 in India
#522 in Asia
#2025 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1945

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#40 in India
#541 in Asia
#2077 in the World
Enrollment
16,498
Male:Female
53:47

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#41 in India
#549 in Asia
#2098 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1973

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#42 in India
#553 in Asia
#2109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#43 in India
#565 in Asia
#2132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
447
Founded
2008

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#44 in India
#569 in Asia
#2142 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1978

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#45 in India
#573 in Asia
#2158 in the World
Enrollment
20,568
Founded
2002

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#46 in India
#583 in Asia
#2195 in the World
Enrollment
98,338
Founded
1916

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#47 in India
#590 in Asia
#2207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#48 in India
#599 in Asia
#2241 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1887

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#49 in India
#605 in Asia
#2249 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1921

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#50 in India
#617 in Asia
#2268 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1857

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#51 in India
#625 in Asia
#2289 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1918

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#52 in India
#638 in Asia
#2313 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1973

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#53 in India
#639 in Asia
#2314 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1962

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#54 in India
#640 in Asia
#2315 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1949

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#55 in India
#658 in Asia
#2371 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1971

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#56 in India
#661 in Asia
#2378 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1889

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#57 in India
#668 in Asia
#2388 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1960

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#58 in India
#691 in Asia
#2432 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1926

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#59 in India
#694 in Asia
#2439 in the World
Founded
1983

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#60 in India
#695 in Asia
#2444 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1994

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#61 in India
#715 in Asia
#2490 in the World
Founded
2008

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#62 in India
#719 in Asia
#2502 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1941

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#63 in India
#724 in Asia
#2520 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1981

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#64 in India
#730 in Asia
#2536 in the World
Enrollment
24,690
Founded
1960

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#65 in India
#733 in Asia
#2540 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
2002

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#66 in India
#739 in Asia
#2551 in the World
Founded
1921

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#67 in India
#757 in Asia
#2582 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1995

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#68 in India
#762 in Asia
#2593 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1857

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#69 in India
#766 in Asia
#2600 in the World
Founded
1969

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#70 in India
#773 in Asia
#2608 in the World
Founded
1982

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#71 in India
#777 in Asia
#2618 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1985

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#72 in India
#797 in Asia
#2665 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#73 in India
#811 in Asia
#2702 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1998

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#74 in India
#813 in Asia
#2705 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1923

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#75 in India
#821 in Asia
#2732 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#76 in India
#822 in Asia
#2734 in the World
Founded
1960

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#77 in India
#823 in Asia
#2735 in the World

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#78 in India
#826 in Asia
#2741 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
1986

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#79 in India
#828 in Asia
#2751 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1926

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#80 in India
#829 in Asia
#2755 in the World
Founded
1962

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#81 in India
#836 in Asia
#2784 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
2004

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#82 in India
#843 in Asia
#2808 in the World
Founded
1948

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#83 in India
#847 in Asia
#2820 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
750
Founded
2010

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#84 in India
#851 in Asia
#2833 in the World
Founded
1947

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#85 in India
#854 in Asia
#2836 in the World
Founded
1994

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#86 in India
#856 in Asia
#2838 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1961

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#87 in India
#858 in Asia
#2840 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#88 in India
#862 in Asia
#2846 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1886

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#89 in India
#869 in Asia
#2860 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
2005

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#90 in India
#889 in Asia
#2921 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1817

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#91 in India
#893 in Asia
#2931 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1976

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#92 in India
#896 in Asia
#2935 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1956

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#93 in India
#898 in Asia
#2941 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2011

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#94 in India
#903 in Asia
#2951 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1998

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#95 in India
#926 in Asia
#3015 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1856

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#96 in India
#932 in Asia
#3036 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1960

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#97 in India
#936 in Asia
#3050 in the World
Enrollment
961
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
2010

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#98 in India
#941 in Asia
#3056 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2003

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#99 in India
#944 in Asia
#3064 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1982

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#100 in India
#952 in Asia
#3085 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1943

The best cities to study Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in India based on the number of universities and their ranks are Delhi, Bangalore, Chandigarh, and Kanpur.