Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is ranked 1st among the top universities in India and 36th best in Asia, according to the QS Asian University Rankings 2011. In the Webometrics ranking of world universities (Jan 2011), Indian Institute of Science Bangalore is ranked 1st in India and 559th globally.

List of top 10 universities in India for 2011:
Country Rank, Name, (Asian Rank)
1 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (36)
2 Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (37)
3 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (38)
4 Indian Institute of Technology Madras (43)
5 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (48)
6 Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (56)
7 University of Delhi (77)
8 Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (82)
9 University of Calcutta (115)
10 University of Pune (142)
Source: QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Top 10 Colleges and Best Universities of India:
1 Indian Institute of Science Bangalore
2 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
3 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
4 Indian Institute of Technology Madras
5 University of Delhi
6 Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
7 Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
8 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
9 National Institute of Technology Rourkela
10 International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad
Source: Webometrics 2011

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World University Ranking Tables

America - US News and World Report, The Princeton Review, BusinessWeek, Forbes
Australia - Good Universities Guide, Graduate Management Association of Australia
Canada - Maclean's Guide, Gourman Report Ranking of Canadian Universities
UK - Sunday Times, Guardian, Times Good University Guide, Daily Telegraph
World - Shanghai Jiao Tong ARWU Rankings, THES, Webometrics, Newsweek
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