Lovely Professional University has brought accolades to the nation as it was ranked among the ‘Top 200 universities in the World’ in The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021. Since its inception, it’s the first time Lovely Professional University was ever engaged in the rankings and was ranked second-highest among Indian varsities. Only three Indian varsities made it to the Top 200 varsities in the rankings this year.
When it comes to its accentuation on “Affordable and Clean Energy,” Lovely Professional University is the doyen among Indian varsities. The attributes evaluated are varsities’ energy studies, carbon footprint, electricity consumption, initiatives, and fidelity to instill energy conservation in the larger society. Under the “Decent Work & Economic Growth” listings, Lovely Professional University was ranked 2nd in India (59th globally), a metric that assesses varsities’ scholarly work in economics, employment practices, and the percentage of students placed. Lovely Professional University has been ranked 1st in India, attributing to the “Partnerships for the Goals” criterion. The metric analyses how varsities promote the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a modern context, such as by collaborative efforts with other nations, implementation of best principles, and data publication.
Lovely Professional University has surpassed eminent Indian varsities such as Indian Institute of Technology: IIT (Indore, Rourkela, Guwahati, Gandhinagar), National Institute of Technology: NIT (Silchar, Tiruchirapalli), Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Sri Ramaswamy Memorial Institute of Science and Technology (SRM), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), and others in the rankings.
“It’s a matter of majestic honor for all of us that we have premiered right into the global top 200 rundowns, Up till now, only meager Indian varsities have ever made it into the top 200 charts, and we are revered to affix this accolade to India,” said Mr. Ashok Mittal, Chancellor of Lovely Professional University.