Solan-based Shoolini University has emerged as the top university in Himachal Pradesh, as per the latest rankings released by Nature Index.
The Nature Index is a database of author affiliation information collected from research articles published in an independently selected group of 82 high-quality science journals. The database is compiled by Nature Research. The Nature Index provides a close to real-time proxy of high-quality research output and collaboration at the institutional, national and regional level.
Out of the 100 top institutions across the country, ranked subject-wise, Shoolini University has been placed at the 19th position. It has been placed at the 53rd position in Physical Sciences and 73rd position in all subjects throughout the country.
Source: Nature Index
The Nature Index provides a perspective on high-quality research on the basis of published articles. It is intended to provide one of a number of methods to assess research excellence and institutional performance.
The latest rankings reflect our continuous efforts for excellence in research, said Vice Chancellor Prof P K Khosla.
Dr Dinesh Kumar Chatanta, Head Bioengineering and Food Technology, Shoolini University, said, “Shoolini University is growing fast and will soon claim its place among the top Global Universities.”