India has the best universities and colleges that provide the best education for all the courses and at various levels. On the basis of ranking, its weight age we have listed here below the details of top 10 universities in India
1. University of Delhi-
University of Delhi(DU),Delhi was established in the year 1922.Delhi University is one of the most prestigious university in the country and is one as number one among all other universites.The university of Delhi has wide range of well experienced faculties and has nearly 80 Delhi university colleges that are spread all over the city.
The colleges are equally across Delhi university North campus and Delhi university south campus. The university has recently laid the fiber optic network in both north campus and south campus that connect to all colleges and departments. University of Delhi conducts Combined Entrance examinations (CEE) for seeking admissions to first semester of bachelor of engineering courses for Delhi region.
2. University of Calcutta-
University of Calcutta, Kolkata was established in the year 1857, during the administration of Lord Canning, the Governor General of India. The University of Calcutta is one of the oldest and modern universities in India.
This university offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate as well as PhD program in Science and business disciplines. The courses that are offered by University of Calcutta are in high demand as all the courses have better job opportunities.
3. Jawaharlal Nehru University-
Jawaharlal Nehru University was established in the year 1969 under Jawaharlal Nehru University Act 1966.It is one of the most best prestigious universities across the country.JNU i.e. Jawaharlal Nehru University is basically a research orientated university.JNU also offers Undergraduate, postgraduate, M. Phil and research courses through various schools and centers of the university that makes different JNU different from other universities in the country. It is also concentrating on progress and development.
4. Banaras Hindu University-
Banaras Hindu University(BHU), Varanasi was established in the year 1916.It is founded by Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya with the cooperation of great personalities like Dr Annie Basant, who viewed it as the university of India. It is one of the best centres for learning in India. The institute has contributed a lot in making students career. Most of the students today after passing out from that university have become good scholors,artist,scientist and technologist individually even these people have given lot of contribution to the society.
The main objective of Banaras Hindu University is to promote the study of Hindu shastras and Sanskrit literature generally as a means of preserving and popularizing the study of Hindu in particular and of the world at large in general, the best thought and culture of the Hindus and all that was good and great in the ancient civilization of India.
5. University of Mumbai-
University of Mumbai was established in the year 1857, was earlier known as University of Bombay, is one of the oldest and premier universities in India. As the name of the city has changed from Bombay to Mumbai but the name of the university changes from University of Bombay to University of Mumbai. The university basically concentrated teaching at undergraduate level.
In the last five years there has been 104% increase in students who opt for undergraduate degree, 112% increase in students who opted for post graduate degree and 147% increase in distance-education students. There is 156% increase in the number of research papers published in international journals.
6. University of Hyderabad-
University of Hyderabad was established in the year 1974 and is one of the best universities for research and teaching. University of Hyderabad is one of the major institutions in terms of higher education. It is best known for post graduate studies it provides, has good well experienced faculty.
With 46 different departments and centers the university has 400 faculties and over 5000 students. A school of economics has been proposed that has to be started at the university. The University of Hyderabad also offers 150 programs right from graduate, post graduate, master’s and doctor level programs. Apart from this it also offers programs through distance mode.
7. Osmania University-
Osmania University established in the year 1918 it is one of the seventh oldest in India and third oldest in south India and first to be established in state of hyderabad.Osmania University is multi-faculty and multi disciplinary university that offers the courses in the felid of Humanities, Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Law, Engineering, Technology, Commerce and Business Management, Information Technology and Oriental Languages.
8. Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh-
Aligarh Muslim University was established in the year 1920 it is one of the leading universities in India not only from India but also from other countries especially in Africa, West Asia and south East Asia come here for studies. It has more than 28,000 students large number of teaching staff and non teaching staff on its rolls.
9. Jamia Millia Islamia University-
Jamia Millia Islamia University was established in the year 1920.It offers integrated education from nursery to research in specialized areas and is a saga of dedication, conviction and vision of people who worked against all the odds.
10. Pondicherry university-
Pondicherry University was established in the year 1985 by government of India. Pondicherry University in India is one of the best among the central universities in India. Teaching and research are Pondicherry University’s primary functions. Pondicherry has also affiliated colleges located in Pondicherry, karaikal, Mahe, Yanam and the union territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The union territory of Lakshadweep is also expected to have a college affiliatated to Pondicherry University in the near future.