Engineering College of the Year 2015

2016 is in the corner and there is no better time to discuss the developments that happened over the past 365 days as a lead to a talk about the future of higher education in the country - its scope and articulation of the post 2015 development agenda. Though, there were some positives impacts from the government's initiatives like increased allocation in annual budget to boost higher learning and Make in India mission that promises more employment opportunities, we cannot blindly infer 2015 as prosperous year for higher educational institutions in the country. Government's IIM Bill that raised a storm of protest from the boards of most of the premier institutes and the persisting poor performance of our universities in world rankings remain as major setbacks of 2015. Sadly, Times Higher Education's worldwide top-400 list saw only four Indian universities with India's top-ranked university ranking in the range of 276-300 worldwide.

The call for improving the quality of educational...

Engineering College of the Year 2015