KL Deemed-to-be University, one of the leading Universities in the country has showcased tremendous performance in the National Institutional Ranking Framework rankings 2021 announced by Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister for Education, Govt. of India.
According to the 2021 rankings, the University made a grand entrance to the Top Rankings in the University category, standing at 35th of the 1,005 universities in the country. Compared to last year, it has moved up with a tremendous breakthrough in its rankings to 35 in 2021 from 41 in 2020. Notably, KL University is the only Deemed to be University in Andhra Pradesh to rank in the Top 50 Higher Education Institutes in the country.
Impressively, KL University also ranks 69th out of the overall 42,343 colleges and universities nationwide, and 50th out of the 3,500 Engineering colleges in the country. The ranking attains paramount significance as the quality of education is at stake, with an unprecedented increase in the number of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and the volume of students entering them.
The NIRF ranking is based on five parameters: Teaching Learning and Resources, Research and Professional Practice, Graduation Outcome, Outreach and Inclusivity and Perception. Acing at these criteria, KL Deemed to be University showcased tremendous growth in NIRF 2021 Rankings. The KL Management College has soared up to the 38th rank, skipping 32 ranks from the 70th rank in the 2020 rankings. With these outstanding rankings, KL University tops the higher education sector in Andhra Pradesh.
Er. Koneru Satyanarayana, President, KL Deemed-to-be University said, “The pleasant jump in our YoY NIRF rankings emanate from our state-of-the-art infrastructure, a strong R&D base, successful placement drives along with dedicated efforts of our qualified professors. We are also proud to share that our pedagogy is globally recognized with QS I Gauge”.
KL Deemed-to-be University remains among the top Deemed-to-be University in Andhra Pradesh for Engineering and Management studies.
Founded in 1980 as KL College of Engineering, KL — Deemed-to-be University has an academic legacy of 40 years. It became Deemed University in 2009 and was accredited by NAAC with A++ grade and Category- I Institution by UGC, MHRD, Govt. of India in 2019. It is ranked 35thin the NIRF 2021 rankings of top Universities of India. K L Deemed University is situated in a spacious 100-acre campus in Vijayawada and has another world-class campus in Hyderabad. The University boasts of its collaborations with 60+ foreign Universities across 16 countries providing students international exposure through internships and exchange programs. The intellectual resource at university includes 1,200+ faculty members, out of which 600+ faculty members are Ph.D. holders. The University also rejoices an impeccable placement track record of placing 20,000 students in reputed companies so far.