95 Best universities for Psychology in India

Below is the list of best universities in India ranked based on their research performance in Psychology. A graph of 270K citations received by 23.1K academic papers made by 95 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 Psychology

    University of Delhi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    64%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1922
  2. For Psychology

    Panjab University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1882
  3. For Psychology

    Banaras Hindu University logo
    Enrollment
    30,698
    Founded
    1915
  4. For Psychology

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

    University of Allahabad logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1887
  6. For Psychology

    King George's Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1911
  7. For Psychology

    Jawaharlal Nehru University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1969
  8. For Psychology

    Manipal Academy of Higher Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    20,000
    Founded
    1993
  9. For Psychology

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

    Tata Institute of Social Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1936
  11. For Psychology

    Tata Institute of Fundamental Research logo
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1945
  12. For Psychology

    Punjabi University Patiala logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    9,000
    Founded
    1962
  13. For Psychology

    Aligarh Muslim University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1920
  14. For Psychology

    Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1973
  15. For Psychology

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

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

    Indian Institute of Technology Madras logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1959
  18. For Psychology

    Indian Statistical Institute logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1931
  19. For Psychology

    Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1959
  20. For Psychology

    Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1847
  21. For Psychology

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Founded
    1961
  22. For Psychology

    University of Jammu logo
    Founded
    1969
  23. For Psychology

    Amity University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    2005
  24. For Psychology

    National Islamic University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    22,500
  25. For Psychology

    Christ University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  26. For Psychology

    University of Hyderabad logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    5,061
    Founded
    1974
  27. For Psychology

    Savitribai Phule Pune University logo
    Founded
    1948
  28. For Psychology

    Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1949
  29. For Psychology

    Amrita University logo
    Enrollment
    16,498
    Male:Female
    53:47
  30. For Psychology

    Jadavpur University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1955
  31. For Psychology

    Anna University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1978
  32. For Psychology

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

    VIT University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1984
  34. For Psychology

    Jamia Hamdard University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
  35. For Psychology

    University of Mysore logo
    Enrollment
    98,338
    Founded
    1916
  36. For Psychology

    University of Rajasthan logo
    Founded
    1947
  37. For Psychology

    Guru Nanak Dev University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1969
  38. For Psychology

    Bharathiar University logo
    Founded
    1982
  39. For Psychology

    University of Mumbai logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1857
  40. For Psychology

    Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana University logo
    Enrollment
    598
    Male:Female
    50:50
  41. For Psychology

    Founded
    1906
  42. For Psychology

    University of Madras logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1857
  43. For Psychology

    Symbiosis International University logo
    Founded
    2002
  44. For Psychology

    Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    4,300
    Founded
    1985
  45. For Psychology

    Pondicherry University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1985
  46. For Psychology

    Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar logo
    Enrollment
    1,765
    Male:Female
    74:26
    Founded
    2008
  47. For Psychology

    Cochin University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1971
  48. For Psychology

    Karnatak University logo
    Founded
    1949
  49. For Psychology

    Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2002
  50. For Psychology

    Annamalai University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1929
  51. For Psychology

    University of Kashmir logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1948
  52. For Psychology

    International Institute for Population Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1956
  53. For Psychology

    SASTRA University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    9,000
    Founded
    1984
  54. For Psychology

    University of Lucknow logo
    Founded
    1921
  55. For Psychology

    Lovely Professional University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    2005
  56. For Psychology

    Kurukshetra University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1956
  57. For Psychology

    University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad logo
    Founded
    1986
  58. For Psychology

    Sikkim Manipal University logo
    Founded
    1995
  59. For Psychology

    Punjab Agricultural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1962
  60. For Psychology

    Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1995
  61. For Psychology

    Jaypee Institute of Information Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2001
  62. For Psychology

    Dayalbagh Educational Institute logo
    Founded
    1917
  63. For Psychology

    International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1998
  64. For Psychology

    Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1994
  65. For Psychology

    Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    22,500
  66. For Psychology

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1985
  67. For Psychology

    Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1998
  68. For Psychology

    JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2008
  69. For Psychology

    Andhra University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1926
  70. For Psychology

    Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences logo
    Founded
    1989
  71. For Psychology

    Delhi Technological University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1941
  72. For Psychology

    Mahatma Gandhi University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1983
  73. For Psychology

    Utkal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    3,000
    Founded
    1943
  74. For Psychology

    Bharathidasan University logo
    Enrollment
    150,000
    Founded
    1982
  75. For Psychology

    Gujarat University logo
    Enrollment
    200,000
    Founded
    1949
  76. For Psychology

    Osmania University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    81%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1918
  77. For Psychology

    National Law University, Delhi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    447
    Founded
    2008
  78. For Psychology

    KIIT University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    2004
  79. For Psychology

    Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University logo
    Enrollment
    5,000
    Founded
    1964
  80. For Psychology

    Alagappa University logo
    Founded
    1985
  81. For Psychology

    Avinashilingam University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1957
  82. For Psychology

    Maharishi Dayanand University logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1976
  83. For Psychology

    University of Calicut logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Founded
    1968
  84. For Psychology

    Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology logo
    Founded
    2008
  85. For Psychology

    Yenepoya University logo
    Founded
    2008
  86. For Psychology

    Banasthali University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    10,973
  87. For Psychology

    Saveetha University logo
    Founded
    2005
  88. For Psychology

    Chitkara University - Punjab logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2010

The best cities to study Psychology in India based on the number of universities and their ranks are Bangalore, Chandigarh, Delhi, and Varanasi.