IISc ranked India’s #1 university and receives top score in citations per faculty metric of QS ranking 

The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has been ranked as India’s #1 university and has scored the highest in the world in the Citations per Faculty metric of the latest QS World University Rankings.

Citations per faculty represents the total number of citations received by all papers produced by an institution across a five-year period by the number of faculty members at that institution. IISc has scored a perfect 100/100 in this metric.


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