The Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) is an initiative of the HRD Ministry, implemented by AICTE and MHRD's Innovation Cell. The Atal Ranking is prepared to rank higher educational institutions and universities across the country based on indicators related to Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development amongst students and faculties.
Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu has released the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2020 on August 18. This year, Atal Ranking was virtual due to the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic. Union Education Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' and Union Minister of State for Education Sanjay Shamro Dhotre graced the event.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has emerged as the 4th best university in ARIIA Rankings 2020. Around 674 institutions participated in the ARIIA rankings in 2020 compared with 496 in 2019.
|Sl. No||Institute ID||Institute Name||Rank||State||Region|
|1||ARI-S-4863||KALINGA INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY KHORDHA||1||Odisha||East|
|2||ARI-U-0473||S.R.M. Institute of Science and Technology||2||Tamilnadu||South|
|3||ARI-U-0490||Vellore Institute of Technology||3||Tamilnadu||South|
|4||ARI-U-0436||Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham||4||Tamilnadu||South|
|5||ARI-U-0474||Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology||5||Tamilnadu||South|