October 3, 2022

By Categorical Information Service

BENGALURU: Bengaluru has topped the QS Greatest Scholar Cities 2019 rankings amongst Indian cities, beating Mumbai which was the topper final 12 months. Bengaluru made its debut on the record at the 81st place, forward of Mumbai at 85. They’re the one Indian cities within the prime 100. London was ranked No. 1. 

The rankings are primarily based on six indicators –  college rankings, pupil combine, desirability, employer exercise, affordability and pupil view primarily based on a survey of scholars and up to date graduates all over the world.

Based on the QS web site, “Bengaluru is a number one know-how exporter, is a hotspot for start-ups, and is residence to quite a few extremely reputed analysis establishments and universities, together with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and the Indian Institute of Administration- Bangalore (IIMB). It’s one of the reasonably priced places within the Greatest Scholar Cities index, coming seventh for the affordability indicator due to its low price of residing and tuition charges. A meal can price as little as 150 rupees and a one-way ticket on public transport solely prices 30 rupees.”

Town ranked 67th within the pupil view class. Scholar view is judged primarily based on components equivalent to tolerance and inclusion, range, friendliness, ease of getting round, affordability, nightlife, employment alternatives, arts and tradition, the proportion of scholars who’ve stayed or want to keep a 12 months after commencement.

Dr KN Subramanya, principal, RV Faculty of Engineering, believes Bengaluru deserves this title owing to its job alternatives and variety.

He mentioned, “The benefit in Bengaluru is the employment alternatives with MNCs making it an IT hub and likewise the ecosystem that makes it a startup hub. College students really feel comfy right here as range is a bonus for folks from totally different elements of India. We’re multilingual as nicely. In the case of technical training, engineering schools have a legacy, for a few of them had been constructed within the Sixties. I’d not say town is greatest in affordability for a pupil however it’s higher than locations like Mumbai in relation to lodging.”  

Based on the Nationwide Institute Rating Framework 2019 report launched by the Ministry of Human Useful resource Growth, RV Faculty of Engineering, M.S Ramaiah Institute of Know-how and Worldwide Institute of Info Know-how from Bengaluru stood at No. 63, 64 and 65 within the record of 100 greatest engineering schools within the nation.

Additionally, the Indian Institute of Administration Bengaluru ranked #1 within the record of 100 greatest administration schools within the nation. As for medical establishments, St. John’s Medical Faculty stood twelfth within the nationwide record, adopted by MS Ramaiah Medical Faculty at 27. Nationwide Legislation Faculty of India College in Bengaluru was ranked the very best regulation faculty in India. Within the total record, Indian Institute of Science was ranked the No.1 college within the nation for providing superior scientific and technological analysis and training in India.   

Biju Tom, a college member at Christ Deemed-to-be College, mentioned, “College students come to Bengaluru for undergraduate and postgraduate programs as a result of we’ve got a top quality of training, internship alternatives and placements. A decade in the past, engineering and commerce had been the first attraction for college kids however of late, science and humanities are on an equal footing. Campuses too are participating with college students eager on add-on programs and talent units.”

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