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.


Amrita among Top Private Universities in Atal Ranking 2020

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.

Private or Self-Financed Universities

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

Major Indicators For Rankings

  • Budget & Funding Support.
  • Infrastructure & Facilities.
  • Awareness, Promotions & support for Idea Generation & Innovation.
  • Promotion & Support for Entrepreneurship Development.
  • Innovative Learning Methods & Courses.
  • Intellectual Property Generation, Technology Transfer & Commercialization.
  • Innovation in Governance of the Institution.

RECENT REPORTS

Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) - 2019-20.   View Report