Indore (Madhya Pradesh): Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) has submitted data for management and law categories. Recently, DAVV found a place among universities ranked between 101 and 150 in the national rankings-2021 by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF).
“We participate in a total of five categories viz university, management, law, pharmacy and engineering. We have submitted details required to participate in management and law whereas our data for the pharmacy category is ready which we will upload in a day or two. The process for collecting data for the engineering category is underway. Once data for engineering category is ready, we will upload it along with data for university category on NIRF website,” said Pratosh Bansal, DAVV’s nodal officer for NIRF.
The only Grade A+ University in the state, DAVV is eyeing a position in top-100 universities in the country this year.
The only Grade A+ University in the state, DAVV had last year improved its position from band of 151-200 to band of 101-150 universities and now it is eyeing position in top-100 universities.
“This year, we expect better performance. We are hoping to make into top-100 varsities in rankings-2022,” Bansal said.
NIRF was launched by the ministry in 2015. The main objective of launching NIRF was to have indigenous ranking for the institutions across the country. The institution is assessed on five broad parameters like teaching and learning resources, research and professional practices, graduation outcome, outreach and inclusivity and perception.
These five broad parameters give due weightage to make it a very objective scale of ranking of the institutions. The first ranking by NIRF was released in April, 2016.
Teaching, Learning & Resources
Student Strength including Doctoral Students
Faculty-student ratio with emphasis on permanent faculty
Combined metric for Faculty with PhD (or equivalent) and Experience
Financial Resources and their Utilisation
Research and Professional Practice
Combined metric for Publications
Combined metric for Quality of Publications
IPR and Patents: Published and Granted
Footprint of Projects and Professional Practice
Metric for University Examinations
Metric for Number of PhD Students Graduated
Outreach and Inclusivity
Percentage of Students from Other States/Countries (Region Diversity RD)
Percentage of Women (Women Diversity WD)
Economically and Socially Challenged Students
Facilities for Physically Challenged Students
Academic Peers and Employers