Charting New Heights: IIT Bombay’s Stellar Performance in QS Asia University Rankings

7 Dec 2023

In a triumphant display of academic prowess, IIT Bombay has clinched the coveted first position in India and an impressive 40th rank in the prestigious QS Asia University Rankings 2024. The exceptional results, unveiled by the esteemed British company QS on November 8, 2023, have set the stage for IIT Bombay’s resounding success.

Earning an outstanding overall score of 67.2 out of a perfect 100, IIT Bombay has left an indelible mark on multiple metrics considered by QS. The Institute’s stellar performance is underscored by remarkable achievements across the board, with each score reflecting the Institute’s goal towards excellence.

These included:

  • 100 in staff with PhD
  • 96 in employer reputation
  • 95.7 in papers per faculty
  • 83.5 in academic reputation
  • 66.3 International Research Network
  • 4.8 in faculty-student ratio
  • 11.1 in international faculty ratio
  • 9.3 in citations per paper
  • 4.1 in outbound exchange
  • 3 in international student ratio
  • 2.1 in inbound exchange

Among the 11 indicators meticulously evaluated, IIT Bombay soared to a remarkable 18th regional rank in the critical category of Staff with PhD, solidifying its position at the top.

In the 2024 edition of the regional rankings, IIT Bombay stands tall, showcasing its brilliance by securing a position among the top 5% in the QS Asia University Rankings 2024. This remarkable accomplishment is a testament to the unwavering commitment to excellence exhibited by the Institute.

Professor Subhasis Chaudhury, the esteemed Director of IIT Bombay, expressed his delight, stating, “Our citation per paper has seen a notable decrease, a factor we are diligently addressing. Nevertheless, it is truly heartening to witness our place at the zenith, affirming that our trajectory is indeed one of continued success and prosperity.”

Hearty congratulations to IIT Bombay on this remarkable achievement!

The Institute’s dedication to academic excellence, as evidenced by its triumph in the QS Asia University Rankings 2024, is truly commendable.

May this success be a harbinger of even greater accomplishments and continued brilliance in its pursuit of knowledge. Here’s to the bright future that lies ahead for IIT Bombay – a beacon of inspiration and academic distinction!