Posted Date: 01st December 2017, Friday
The QS World University Rankings - one of the most prestigious global ranking agencies
has placed Goa University among 201-250 range in the BRICS University Rankings 2018
Edition - i.e. top 2.2% from among about 9000 universities in the region.
The Goa University was in the top 100 on two scores - staff with PhD and Citations per
paper and top 150 for "papers published in Scopus journals".
This is extremely creditable for a small young state university that has achieved these high
metrics consistently across different rankings. This includes rank of 20 th in NIRF 2016 and
64 th in NIRF 2017, and 44 th in The Week's 2017 rankings.