Kolkata: Calcutta College has secured first place amongst Indian universities and third place amongst high greater academic establishments within the nation within the Educational Rating of World Universities (ARWU) 2020, Vice-Chancellor Sonali Chakraborty Banerjee mentioned on Friday.
The VC mentioned the information of rating, acquired just lately, was a matter of pleasure for each stakeholder of CU and acknowledgement of its analysis actions throughout totally different fields which all the time received worldwide acclaim.
As many as 15 Indian universities have made it to the Educational Rating of World Universities (ARWU) 2020, often known as Shanghai Rating, launched just lately.
As per the ARWU Rating 2020 of high establishments in India, the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) was on the primary rank whereas the College of Calcutta was on the third spot amongst all premier greater academic establishments within the nation.
In the meantime, West Bengal Chief Minister described the information as a proud second for all the state.
The CM tweeted: “Happy to share that Calcutta College has been adjudged 1st amongst all Indian universities for advantage & efficiency, as per the famend Shanghai Rating or Educational Rating of World Universities 2020. CU has additionally ranked third amongst all greater schooling institutes in India.”
The chief minister mentioned on the microblogging website, “It is a proud second for the entire state & I prolong my heartfelt congratulations to all of the academics, researchers, college students & everybody related to the College of Calcutta for his or her earnest contribution and good efficiency.”
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