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NIT-Rourkela is the 5th best university in India

Updated on Thu, 03 May 2012 at 17:44 IST

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela has been ranked 5th best university in India according to a survey conducted by Cybermetrics lab, a Spain based international research group. NIT, Rourkela ranks 1067th in the world.

"It is a matter of great pride and profound honour for the entire NIT family, faculty, staff, students and to all others who helped us in our efforts to achieve this prestigious position" he said.

The webmetric ranking of world universities is an initiative of the cybermetric lab, a research group belonging to the Consijo Superior de investigaciones Cientificas (CSIC), the largest public research body in Spain, NIT sources said.

 
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