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TU ranks among top universities in the world

From a Correspondent
Tezpur, Sept 12: Tezpur University (TU) has ranked globally among the top 1,000 universities in the world. For the second consecutive year, The Times Higher Education, one of the leading providers of higher education data for the world’s research-led institutions, declared its World University Rankings 2018 on September 5 in  London.
The university has listed 1,000 universities in its Ranking 2018 like in the previous years and Tezpur University is placed in the 601-800 range. Tezpur University was placed in the same range last year as well. Apart from Tezpur University, only IIT Guwahati (placed in the 601-800 range) is placed in the top 1,000 from the Northeast.
Total 30 universities and institutions of India are placed this year among the top 1,000 universities. The top universities, other than IISc,  IITs and NITs that featured in the World University Rankings 2018 in the range 601-800, are Tezpur University, Aligarh Muslim University, Benaras Hindu University, University of Delhi, Jadavpur University, Panjab University and Savitribai Phule Pune University. Seven more Indian universities ranked in the range of 801-1000. The rankings for 2018 has been subject to independent audit by professional services firm Price Water house Coopers (PwC).