The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) released by the Ministry of Human Resources Development (HRD) listed 5 educational institutions and deemed universities of Odisha in the top 100 list.
The institutes are as follows:
- The National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela- 38th rank
- SOA Deemed University- 41st Rank.
- IIT Bhubaneswar- 46th rank
- KIIT Deemed University- 50th rank.
- C.V Raman Engineering College- 94th Rank.
The NIRF India Ranking is built on the basis of teaching, learning and resources, research and professional practices, outreach and inclusivity, graduation outcomes and perception.