Ranking and Recognition

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QS BRICS University Rankings 2018
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Among Indian Universities Ranked by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), Ministry of Human Resource Development Government of India

KIIT, though a very young institution has performed incredibly well in the rankings conducted by various national and international associations. Founded in 1992 and opened five years later as a centre for higher learning, its commitment to teaching excellence led to the grant of university status under Section 3 of UGC Act, 1956 by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India in 2004, within only seven years of its inception. It holds a Limca Record for this accomplishment.

KIIT is the youngest deemed to be university in the country to figure in this prestigious ranking. Ranked 8th among reputed private institutions in India, KIIT is the youngest deemed to be university in the country to figure in this ranking.

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology has been ranked 24th among Indian Universities by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), Ministry of Human Resource Development Government of India. The India Rankings 2020 by NIRF was digitally released today by Hon’ble Minister, HRD Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.

In 2019, KIIT was placed 31st rank among Indian Universities ranked by National Institution Ranking Framework (NIRF) , Govt of India. KIIT School of Management, a constituent school of KIIT secured 30th rank in the same year. Similarly KIIT has achieved 65th rank in overall ranking, 51st rank in Engineering and 20th rank in Medical.
Though very young, it is moving up the ladder of rankings and recognition with an increased acceleration with its focus on academics.

Rankings

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KIIT Ranking in BRICS QS Rankings
Tier 1 KIIT by NBA
A Grade KIIT by NAAC
KIIT Accredited by IET
KIIT Ranking The World University
KIIT University ARIIA MHRD Ranking 1

Ranked No. 1 in ARIIA Ranking 2020

KIIT Deemed to be University has been ranked No 1 among the Private Higher Education Indian Universities by Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA), Ministry of Human Resource Development Government of India.

ARIIA is an initiative of Ministry of Education (earlier Human Resource Development), Govt. of India to systematically rank all major higher educational institutions and universities in India on indicators related to “Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development” amongst students and faculties.

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‘THE Awards Asia’ 2020

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) Deemed to be University has won the ‘THE Awards Asia’ 2020 declared by the Times Higher Education (THE) on 17th November 2020. KIIT, which has been declared winner in the category ‘Workplace of the Year’, is the only institute in India to get such prestigious recognition. It got this recognition “for its unstinting commitment to its staff and students, in particular to its early career faculty”.

KIIT is well known for its decentralised governance, in which prominent staff are provided with ample autonomy and power to deliver their assignments. It is the only self-financing university which is above family domination. All senior functionaries are renowned academicians and they are chosen through a transparent process with merit as the only criteria.

Staff and faculty members gave all the credits to its Founder, Dr. Achyuta Samanta for the achievement. Dr. Samanta has given much importance on working comfortably with freedom both in financial and administrative aspects. He has created an ambience and work culture where faculty and staff could work with free hand to deliver their assignments. As a result, KIIT has been a student-friendly, parent-friendly, people friendly and environmentally friendly campus since its inception.

The ‘THE’ judging panel, joined by guest experts, evaluated hundreds of institutions that have launched initiatives to support students, teachers, researchers and local communities before declaring KIIT as the winner.

AICTE- Utkrisht Sansthan Vishwakarma Award 2020

KIIT University leads the rankings in first place – Ranked 1 for ’India Fights Corona’ award & the certificate of excellence for the same.

KIIT University was unanimously selected by AICTE Government of India for its outstanding contributions in post-COVID 19 schemes & measure against the spread of COVID-19 across India.

KIIT gor AICTE Award
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Eminence (IoE) Tag From UGC

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India has issued Letter of Intent (LoI) for ‘Institution of Eminence’ (IoE) tag to KIIT Deemed to be University, informed Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS at a press meet in Bhubaneswar on September 7, 2019.

The HRD Ministry has issued a Letter of Intent (LoI) to KIIT on August 2, 2019. Importantly, KIIT Deemed to be University is the youngest University of India to get this prestigious tag.
The Expert Committee selected 10 public and 10 private institutions based on their presentation and recommended to the University Grants Commission (UGC). In this process, only 3 public and 3 private institutes were conferred IoE in the first phase. Later, it was examined by the UGC and the Expert Committee and finally, 5 institutes each from public and private sectors were selected for the for the ‘Institute of Eminence’ tag.

ISAS Badge From IAU

KIIT Deemed to be University has become the first Indian university to get Internationalization Strategies Advisory Service (ISAS) Badge.

The recognition, which marks the achievement of milestones along the journey of internationalization, was given to KIIT at the award ceremony held during International Associations of University (IAU) 2019 International Conference on “Transforming Higher Education for the Future” at Puebla, Mexico on November 13-15, 2019.
Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS said, teaching, learning, research and development strategies of KIIT have had international focus since its inception; for which it has been possible to get this badge.

Young University Rankings 2019

KIIT breaks into Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2019.
KIIT Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar has been ranked 301+ in the 2019 Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings.

KIIT is among a handful of Indian universities to enter Young University Rankings 2019 of THE.
The young University ranking puts spotlight on the best Universities under 50 years old and utilizes 5 broad parameters of Teaching, Research, International Outlook and Industrial Output.

Major Achievements

During The Past 5 Years

  1. KIIT Wins ‘THE Awards Asia’ 2020

  2. KIIT School of Management secures 2nd rank among top 70 BBA Institutes in India declared by Times B School Ranking 2020.

  3. Ranked No 1 among the Private Higher Education Indian Universities in the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA), an initiative of (MHRD), Govt. of India.

  4. First Indian university to get Internationalization Strategies Advisory Service (ISAS) Badge.

  5. Institution Of Eminence (IoE) Tag From UGC

  6. KIIT holds ranking in the Times Higher Education (THE) 2019 on four sustainable development parameters. In terms of these parameters, KIIT has got 101-200 position with respect to Reduced Inequalities; 201+ in Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions and 301+ in Quality Education. Overall 301+ position globally.

  7. Conferred Category ‘A’ status by Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India in 2014
  8. ‘Tier 1’ Accreditation for Undergraduate Engineering programmes by National Board of Accreditation, which is a permanent signatory member of Washington Accord
  9. Education Excellence Award for Best Private University by Brands Academy
  10. Best University award by Europe Business Assembly
  11. Best University of the year Award by ASSOCHAM
  12. Best Regional University Award by The Socrates Committee, UK