The 25 Best Institutions Higher Education 2017

India holds an important place in the global education industry. The country has more than 1.5 million schools with over 260 million students enrolled in about 762 universities and 35,539 colleges. With such huge number of educational institutions, India has the world’s largest higher education system in the world and it ranks 2nd in terms of student enrolment in higher education.
The education sector in India is poised to witness major growth in the years to come as India will have world’s largest tertiary-age population and second largest graduate talent pipeline globally by the end of 2020. In the following decade, by 2030, it is estimated that India’s higher education will adopt transformative and innovative approaches in Higher education.

Various government initiatives are being adopted to augment the growth of distance education market, while focusing on new education techniques as well, such as E-learning and M-learning. Education sector has seen a swarm of reforms and improved financial disbursements in recent years that could possibly transform the country into a knowledge haven. With human resource increasingly gaining significance in the overall development of the country, development of education infrastructure is expected to remain the key focus in the current decade.

TheKnowledgeReview comes-up with a special issue on “The 25 Best Institutions for Higher Education 2017,” which lists out some of the outstanding Indian institutions on the path of radical reforms. These institutions intuitively focus on enforcing higher standards of transparency, strengthening of the vocational and doctoral education pipeline, and professionalization of the sector.

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Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology: The Centre of Technical Excellence

The mission of VNIT is to achieve high standards of excellence in generating and propagating knowledge in engineering and allied disciplines. V.N.I.T. is committed to provide an education that combines rigorous academics with the joy of discovery. The Institute encourages its community to engage in a dialogue with society to be able to effectively contribute for the betterment of humankind.

Empowering the Technical Aspect of Education

“Scientists investigate that which already is; Engineers create that which has never been” – Albert Einstein. It is “Science” to describe electromagnetic radiation, but it is “Engineering” to build a radio or TV. As important as the study of engineering is, it is also challenging and exciting.