Ranked No. 1 in India and 276 in the World

RUR Rankings Agency in partnership with Clarivate Analytics announced the release of RUR 2020 Humanities World University Ranking. The ranking is dedicated to highlight the performance of more than 800 world’s leading higher education institutions by 20 indicators grouped: Teaching, Research, International Diversity, and Financial Sustainability.

The University of Hyderabad (UoH) is ranked among the Humanities subject area with No. 1 position in India and 276 globally. It is at 53 in Global teaching ranking in Humanities.


Responding to these rankings, Prof. Appa Rao Podile, Vice Chancellor, UoH said, “I am happy to note that our university Humanities group is No.1 in the Country and recognised in the top 276 institutions of the world. It’s even more gratifying to see the university among the top 53 institutions in terms of its teaching. Our School of Humanities faculty have been producing excellent research.”

All data for Round University Ranking is provided annually by Clarivate Analytics through its Global Institutional Profiles Project (GIPP). This is an annual data collection survey that unifies three different data sources: statistical data submitted by universities, bibliometric data, and academic reputation data. The survey’s raw data is available through InCites service by Clarivate Analytics.

RUR World University Ranking evaluates performance of higher education institutions worldwide since 2010 until now. Over the 11 years, 1100 world`s leading universities from 85 countries participated in the ranking.

RUR Ranking is designed to provide relevant data on global higher education to address stakeholder`s personal tasks: students, academic community, university management, policy makers.