45 Best universities for Political Science in India

Below is the list of best universities in India ranked based on their research performance in Political Science. A graph of 22.8K citations received by 9.32K academic papers made by 45 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Political Science

    Jawaharlal Nehru University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1969
  2. For Political Science

    University of Delhi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    64%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1922
  3. For Political Science

    National Law University, Delhi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    447
    Founded
    2008
  4. For Political Science

    Tata Institute of Social Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1936
  5. For Political Science

    Panjab University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1882
  6. For Political Science

    National Islamic University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    22,500
  7. For Political Science

    University of Hyderabad logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    5,061
    Founded
    1974
  8. For Political Science

    Aligarh Muslim University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1920
  9. For Political Science

    South Asian University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2010
  10. For Political Science

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Founded
    1961
  11. For Political Science

    Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1951
  12. For Political Science

    Indian Statistical Institute logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1931
  13. For Political Science

    Manipal Academy of Higher Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    20,000
    Founded
    1993
  14. For Political Science

    All India Institute of Medical Sciences Delhi logo
    Founded
    1956
  15. For Political Science

    University of Calcutta logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1857
  16. For Political Science

    Indian Institute of Technology Bombay logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1958
  17. For Political Science

    Symbiosis International University logo
    Founded
    2002
  18. For Political Science

    Indian Institute of Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1909
  19. For Political Science

    Amity University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    2005
  20. For Political Science

    Banaras Hindu University logo
    Enrollment
    30,698
    Founded
    1915
  21. For Political Science

    Savitribai Phule Pune University logo
    Founded
    1948
  22. For Political Science

    University of Kashmir logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1948
  23. For Political Science

    Jadavpur University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1955
  24. For Political Science

    Indian Institute of Technology Madras logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1959
  25. For Political Science

    Birla Institute of Technology and Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1964
  26. For Political Science

    University of Mumbai logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1857
  27. For Political Science

    University of Jammu logo
    Founded
    1969
  28. For Political Science

    North Eastern Hill University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1973
  29. For Political Science

    NALSAR University of Law logo
    Enrollment
    910
    Founded
    1999
  30. For Political Science

    Guru Nanak Dev University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1969
  31. For Political Science

    Azim Premji University logo
    Enrollment
    961
    Male:Female
    41:59
    Founded
    2010
  32. For Political Science

    University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad logo
    Founded
    1986
  33. For Political Science

    Christ University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  34. For Political Science

    Ambedkar University Delhi logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2007
  35. For Political Science

    University of Burdwan logo
    Enrollment
    24,690
    Founded
    1960
  36. For Political Science

    Pondicherry University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1985
  37. For Political Science

    Nirma University logo
    Founded
    2003
  38. For Political Science

    University of Allahabad logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1887
  39. For Political Science

    University of Petroleum and Energy Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2003
  40. For Political Science

    Osmania University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    81%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1918
  41. For Political Science

    KIIT University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    2004
  42. For Political Science

    Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    22,500

The best cities to study Political Science in India based on the number of universities and their ranks are Delhi, Mumbai, Chandigarh, and Hyderabad.