Ram Nath Kovind, President of India, has declared the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) India Rankings 2019 for best universities in India on April 8, 2019 at Plenary Hall, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. The list of the best universities is assembled based on various specifications such as teaching and learning resources, research practices, inclusivity and placement records etc. with 82.28 scores, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru bagged the first rank . second rank with 68.68 was secured by Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Followed by Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi with 64.55 scores. The University of Hyderabad is awarded 61.85 scores with fourth rank and Calcutta University, Kolkata secured the fifth rank with 60.87 scores. he first rank with 82.16 scores was bagged by Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru last year as well. had. Jawaharlal Nehru University had scored 67.57 and Banaras Hindu University scored 63.52 in 2018. Check out the top 10 universities by NIRF 2019: Indian Institute of Science 82.28 Jawaharlal Nehru University 68.68 Banaras Hindu University 64.55 University of Hyderabad 61.85 Calcutta University 60.87 Jadavpur University 60.53 Anna University 60.35 Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham 59.22 Manipal Academy of Higher Education 58.5 Savitribai Phule Pune University 58.4 https://www.thehansindia.com/news/national/the-list-of-the-top-10-universities-in-india-by-nirf-ranking-2019-519547 .