National, 7th June 2023: The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) ranked Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) 6th rank Nationally in the university category, making it one of the top 10 universities in the country. MAHE’s position moved to 6th from 7th last year, showing a consistent desire to improve and provide the best quality of education.
In overall India Rankings, MAHE has secured the position in top 20 varsities of the country with 16th rank. Many of the constituent units of MAHE are also among the Top 10 position under various disciplines. Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal stands in 2nd position in the Dental discipline. Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore 8th position. Kasturba Medical College of Manipal at 9th position in the medical domain, and Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal 9th in the pharmacy discipline. MAHE also remarkably improved its research ranking to 25th from 30th position among top-ranked 50 institutions.
The 8th edition of the rankings includes a total of 13 categories. The lists feature rankings of higher education institutions in subcategories, including top universities and colleges, under engineering, medical, legal, management, pharma, architecture, agriculture, and allied sector. Institutions have been ranked based on parameters such as Teaching, Learning and Resources, Research and Professional Practices, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach and Inclusivity, and Perception.
Commenting on the remarkable achievement, Dr Ranjan R Pai, President, MAHE Trust & Chairman Manipal Education & Medical Group (MEMG) said, “A total of 8686 institutes were evaluated in NIRF 2023 rankings, and it’s a proud moment for us as we have been recognized among 10 top universities in the country. MAHE appreciates all stakeholders, particularly students, alumni, faculty, and staff, for their efforts and unwavering support of this remarkable achievement.”
Lt. Gen. (Dr.) M. D. Venkatesh, Vice-Chancellor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), said, “We are delighted at this remarkable feat & honour that fills us with immense pride and joy! Our rankings have improved since last year, showing our commitment to excellence in higher education.
Dr HS Ballal, Pro-Chancellor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, MAHE, says, “We at MAHE are thrilled to have earned the distinction of being one of the top-ranked institutions in India as per the 8th edition of The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). We will continue to aim for perfection and the highest level of performance. With the teacher’s and students’ diligent work, we aspire to keep up the position”.