Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur: Rankings

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Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur ranked 2nd in India and 506th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 103 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 37,072 publications and 701,899 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 45 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#506 of 14,160 In the World
#76 of 5,829 In Asia
#2 of 876 In India
#1 of 42 In West Bengal
#42 of 1,039 For Polymer science and Plastics engineering
#45 of 1,686 For Radiochemistry
#53 of 1,189 For Agricultural Engineering
#963 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#613 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 100 other topics

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Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur ranked 2nd for Engineering in India and 151st in the World with 17,886 publications made and 356,155 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Electronic Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 375 In India
#56 of 2,141 In Asia
#151 of 4,716 In the World

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 117 66
1991 141 57
1992 151 80
1993 155 104
1994 145 70
1995 151 110
1996 146 147
1997 154 115
1998 121 155
1999 195 357
2000 186 333
2001 225 556
2002 233 398
2003 224 413
2004 309 695
2005 318 590
2006 493 1159
2007 510 1181
2008 663 1516
2009 676 1884
2010 742 2057
2011 654 1595
2012 723 1902
2013 728 2047
2014 856 2096
2015 978 2471
2016 1082 2747
2017 1094 2695
2018 1182 2642
2019 1323 2621
2020 1231 1545

Chemistry

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur ranked 2nd for Chemistry in India and 176th in the World with 13,863 publications made and 318,944 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Organic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 373 In India
#60 of 2,045 In Asia
#176 of 4,409 In the World

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 97 42
1991 99 55
1992 142 78
1993 136 99
1994 122 61
1995 106 69
1996 114 105
1997 122 93
1998 116 114
1999 153 200
2000 161 308
2001 203 516
2002 183 355
2003 211 453
2004 254 754
2005 263 711
2006 362 1080
2007 442 1241
2008 458 1296
2009 508 1715
2010 541 1831
2011 457 1347
2012 545 1663
2013 576 1882
2014 669 1918
2015 750 1990
2016 709 2056
2017 777 2174
2018 891 2119
2019 991 2186
2020 957 1397

Physics

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur ranked 2nd for Physics in India and 193rd in the World with 12,385 publications made and 246,663 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Nanotechnology, Atomic and Molecular physics.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 334 In India
#63 of 1,914 In Asia
#193 of 4,160 In the World

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 94 35
1991 97 47
1992 131 74
1993 126 91
1994 102 46
1995 117 65
1996 109 104
1997 111 81
1998 95 95
1999 150 188
2000 151 256
2001 192 324
2002 161 252
2003 176 301
2004 220 541
2005 213 443
2006 305 624
2007 332 734
2008 399 931
2009 428 1339
2010 476 1560
2011 381 1032
2012 457 1384
2013 484 1427
2014 555 1520
2015 611 1549
2016 643 1760
2017 708 1832
2018 863 1916
2019 938 1949
2020 882 1162
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Materials Science 2 57 115
Nanotechnology 2 78 202
Acoustical Engineering 3 83 268
Applied/Engineering Physics 6 84 315
Condensed Matter Physics 7 85 328
Optical Engineering 5 106 390
Astrophysics and Astronomy 4 63 403
Biophysics 3 93 459
Theoretical Physics 13 105 470
Atomic and Molecular physics 12 111 542
Quantum and Particle physics 13 142 590
Nuclear Physics 45 272 828
Astrobiology 31 205 1080

Computer Science

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur ranked 2nd for Computer Science in India and 355th in the World with 5,165 publications made and 75,984 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Networking, Blockchain and Cryptography, Computational Linguistics, Computer Vision.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 314 In India
#70 of 1,973 In Asia
#355 of 4,494 In the World

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 12 3
1991 18 6
1992 11 2
1993 11 2
1994 12 2
1995 25 16
1996 15 97
1997 27 35
1998 12 15
1999 20 58
2000 25 30
2001 18 66
2002 38 135
2003 27 45
2004 67 69
2005 81 124
2006 133 99
2007 132 268
2008 172 274
2009 203 273
2010 237 355
2011 248 301
2012 317 596
2013 298 515
2014 301 528
2015 369 788
2016 420 957
2017 410 1261
2018 393 790
2019 412 521
2020 458 445

Environmental Science

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur ranked 2nd for Environmental Science in India and 336th in the World with 3,593 publications made and 80,586 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Environmental Management, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Geotechnical Engineering, Hydrology and Water resources management.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 286 In India
#54 of 1,693 In Asia
#336 of 4,129 In the World

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 15 6
1991 23 13
1992 17 19
1993 11 2
1994 14 8
1995 14 14
1996 14 6
1997 26 26
1998 13 12
1999 26 40
2000 24 88
2001 28 73
2002 49 98
2003 47 209
2004 49 142
2005 59 197
2006 89 458
2007 83 272
2008 106 365
2009 101 431
2010 114 380
2011 106 322
2012 118 286
2013 122 309
2014 175 477
2015 203 652
2016 249 716
2017 292 892
2018 237 599
2019 317 683
2020 369 557

Mathematics

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur ranked 3rd for Mathematics in India and 389th in the World with 1,680 publications made and 25,183 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 187 In India
#76 of 1,482 In Asia
#389 of 3,475 In the World

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 11 5
1991 9 1
1992 10 2
1993 8 5
1994 7 4
1995 10 1
1996 6 15
1997 17 15
1998 13 11
1999 15 42
2000 13 3
2001 18 17
2002 10 36
2003 14 15
2004 18 13
2005 28 29
2006 35 27
2007 45 120
2008 59 69
2009 70 97
2010 73 188
2011 66 79
2012 62 100
2013 79 134
2014 102 173
2015 125 279
2016 111 324
2017 138 460
2018 123 368
2019 129 212
2020 141 125
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Blockchain and Cryptography 2 52 182
Operations Research 1 55 229
Applied Mathematics 4 83 348
Statistics 3 83 495
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 8 138 734

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Non-core subjects for Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Speciality India Asia World Rank
Supply Chain Management 2 30 115
Environmental Economics 6 77 341
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 2 52 350
Journalism and Digital Media 2 45 364
Horticulture 19 142 432
Agricultural Economics 11 123 463
Botany 16 123 491
Management 4 85 496
Graphic Design 3 77 504
Occupational Safety and Health 4 55 526
Project Management 4 90 548
Broadcast Journalism 3 45 551
International Economics 8 121 626
Sonography and Ultrasound 5 188 637
Biology 10 170 639
Investment Banking and Stock trading 3 129 667
International Trade 6 132 667
Business 3 113 685
Forensic Science 36 190 693
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 4 95 714
Entrepreneurship 4 68 714
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 2 114 763
Marketing 7 146 778
International Business 8 155 778
Law Enforcement 3 85 778
Risk Management 6 154 782
International Law 5 91 782
Art & Design 2 129 802
Development Studies 8 162 802
Demography 13 157 816
Microbiology 27 248 830
Economics 8 158 843
Advertising 7 204 854
Finance 6 178 855
Oncology and Cancer research 14 314 873
Singing and Vocal Performance 9 207 886
Music 9 162 890
Radio and Television broadcasting 9 185 954
Entertainment Industry Business 13 194 959
Communications and Public Relations 5 123 976
Toxicology 59 339 976
Healthcare Management (MHA) 18 168 997
Law 6 153 1013
Molecular Biology 25 394 1062
Anatomy and Physiology 22 318 1072
Pharmacology 55 428 1083
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 10 166 1087
Pathology 25 395 1128
Public Health 19 265 1182
Medicine 26 368 1204
Social Psychology 5 204 1352
Immunology 42 518 1389
Genetics 51 501 1390
Political Science 11 243 1543
Psychology 13 339 1616
Sociology 20 347 1980