Atal Rankings ARIIA 2020 Announced, IIT Madras Best Institute, KIIT Best Private University
ARIIA 2020: Indian Institute of Madras, or IIT Madras, again topped the rankings of Best Centrally Funded Institutions. In the category of private institutions, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, or KIIT, Odisha has emerged as winners.
The Vice-President of India, M Venkaiah Naidu, on August 18 announced the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements, or ARIIA 2020. In Atal Ranking 2020, Indian Institute of Madras, or IIT Madras, again topped the rankings of best centrally funded institutions. In the category of private institutions, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, or KIIT, Odisha has emerged as winners.
For the first time, ARIIA 2020 rankings had a special prize category for women-only higher educational institutions.
The results of ARIIA rankings 2020 have been evaluated based on seven parameters -- budget and funding support, infrastructure and facilities, awareness, promotions, and support for idea generation and innovation, promotion and support for entrepreneurship development, innovative learning methods and courses, intellectual property generation, technology transfer and commercialization and innovation in the governance of the institution.
ARIIA 2020: Category-Wise Atal Ranking 2020
Centrally Funded Institutions:
University of Hyderabad
Women (only higher educational institutions):
Avinashilingam Institute For Home Science And Higher Education For Women
Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women
S R Engineering College, Telangana
G. H. Raisoni College of Engineering, Nagpur
Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology
NITTE Meenakshi Institute of Technology
CMR College of Engineering and Technology
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, Odisha
SRM Institute of Science and Technology
Vellore Institute of Technology
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology
State-Funded Autonomous Institutions:
College of Engineering Pune, Maharashtra
PES College of Engineering, Karnataka
Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu
Shri Guruji Gobind Singhji Institute of Engineering and Technology, Maharashtra
PSGR Krishnammal College for Women, Tamil Nadu
Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Maharashtra
Institute of Chemical Technology, Maharashtra
Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University
Anand Agricultural University
Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology
Graduate School of Engineering and Technology, Gujarat Technological University
ARIIA is an initiative by the Ministry of Education (MoE) which is implemented by AICTE and Ministry’s Innovation Cell, Government of India.
The objective or ARIIA 2020 is to rank higher education institutions and universities in India as per Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Startup, and Development amongst faculty and students.