In its ranking concerning best institutions in India, US-News ranks Panjab University followed by Indian Institute of Science (Bangalore) as the best two institutions in India. Among full-fledged universities, University of Hyderabad is ranked at 6th slot. It is also the only institution from South India as well as from Hyderabad, Telangana to be recognised among the Best.
UoH is ranked 14 among the Best Global Universities in India. However in the first 14 ranks there are 8 research institutions and hence among the funded Universities the rank of UoH is 6th. Overall University of Delhi features at 9thposition while JNU features at 19th. The overall Best Global Universities rankings encompass the top 1,262 institutions spread across 65 countries.
Twelve indicators were used to calculate this institution’s overall Best Global Universities rank. They include Global research reputation, Regional research reputation, Publications, Books, Conferences, Normalized citation impact, Total citations, Number of publications that are among the 10 % most cited, Percentage of total publications that are among the 10 % most cited, International collaboration, Number of Ph.Ds awarded and Number of Ph.Ds awarded per academic staff member.