Established in 1936, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences was known as Sir Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work. In 1944, it was renamed the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (Mumbai). TISS Mumbai is deemed to be a university under section 3 of the University Grants Commission (UGC). Tata Institute of Social Sciences Mumbai is host to twelve schools namely School of Social Work, School of Development Studies, School of Management and Labour Studies, School of Health Systems Studies, School for Media and Cultural Studies, School of law, Rights and Constitutional Governance. TISS Mumbai has six independent centers: Centre for Education Innovation and Action Research, Centre for Excellence on Adolescents and Youth, Centre for Lifelong Learning, Centre for Studies in Sociology of Education, Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policies, and Centre for Library and Information Management & SDTM Library. Tata Institute of Social Sciences is accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with a grade of ‘A’ and recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
Indian Institute of Technology – [IIT], Kharagpur:
IIT Kharagpur has recently been ranked 280 in the QS World University rankings 2022. Also, QS World University Rankings of 2021 has ranked IIT Kharagpur at #314 and 58 in QS Asia Ranking. The institute is also ranked #44 among top 50 in QS Subject Ranking 2021 for Mineral & Mining Engineering which is highest worldwide in comparison to 46 ranks in 2020. ranked 5th for Overall Engineering and Management Categories by NIRF 2020, has maintained its standards of excellence. The institute is also positioned at 1st by NIRF 2020 among Architecture Institute of India and 4th among top 30 Government Engineering Colleges of India by Outlook ICARE in 2020. Recently, QS World Ranking 2021 ranks IIT KGP at #314 and #58 in QS Asia Ranking 2021. IITKG is also placed among the top 50 in QS Subject Ranking 2021 in Mineral & Mining Engineering and achieved the highest rank i.e. #44 worldwide.
Forest College and Research Institute, Mettupalayam Highlights:
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) Honours in Forestry is a full-time four-year undergraduate degree course offered by the Tamilnadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore.
A person, who have passed Higher Secondary/Intermediate (10+2) with science stream or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto, shall be eligible for the course
The Forest College and Research Institute (FC & RI) are located at Mettupalayam in the sylvan surroundings of Jakanari Reserved Forest, about 40 km north of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) main campus, Coimbatore.The Forest College and Research Institute (FC & RI) are located at Mettupalayam in the sylvan surroundings of Jakanari Reserved Forest, about 40 km north of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) main campus, Coimbatore. It is situated over a sprawling expanse of 200 ha of reserved forest, located on the foothills of Nilgiris on the Kotagiri road. The college is perched at an altitude of 300 m with a longitude of 11.19’N, a latitude of 77.56’E, and enjoys an annual rainfall of 830 mm. The mean maximum and minimum temperatures are 32.2°C and 23.2°C respectively.
Indian Agricultural Research Institute- [IARI], New Delhi:
The journey of the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), popularly known as Pusa Institute, began in 1905 at Pusa (Bihar) with the generous grant of 30,000 pounds from an American philanthropist, Mr. Henry Phipps. The institute was then known as Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) which functioned with five departments, namely Agriculture, Cattle Breeding, Chemistry, Economic Botany, and Mycology. The Bacteriology unit was added in 1907. The name of ARI was changed to Imperial Institute of Agricultural Research in 1911 and, in 1919 it was renamed as Imperial Agricultural Research Institute. Following a devastating earthquake on 15th January 1934, the institute was shifted to Delhi on 29th July 1936. Post-independence, the institute has been renamed as Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI).
Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal:
The Indian Institute of Forest Management is a sectoral management institute, which constantly endeavors to evolve knowledge useful for the managers in the area of Forest, Environment, and Natural Resources Management and allied sectors. It disseminates such knowledge in ways that promote its application by individuals and organizations.
Amity Institute of Environmental Science (AIES) :
It is an interdisciplinary center of learning, established as a part of Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida. This institute is currently running two Masters’ Programmes, viz. M.Sc. (Environmental Sciences) and M.Sc (EHS&M). One objective at AIES is to develop this Institute as a ‘Centre of Excellence in the field of Environmental Science and Technology. Apart from education, the institute intends to impart special training to students who can handle the emerging environmental various problems faced by the industries and the society on both the technological and environmental fronts. The academic programs of the institute are reviewed/revised periodically and updated, keeping in mind the need for the changes desired in the curriculum like new courses or upgrading of individual courses or introduction of specific programmes.
Established in the year 2005, the Department of Environmental Sciences and Management (formerly Dept. of Environmental Management) has made significant strides in academic education, research, and outreach programs. The genesis of the Department overlies the core principles of holistic approaches to sustainable development. Since its inception, the department has been focusing on multidisciplinary and interconnected scientific linkages to trace the environmental processes, ecosystem degradation, impacts of development on environmental components, and the future challenges including ecosystem resilience. To realize the vision, in the year 2006, MBA in Environmental Management was introduced encompassing the concepts of planet, people and profit. The MBA was recognized and funded under UGC innovative program during 2008-2012. Till date, more than 200 environmental professionals have been successfully placed in various sectors including multinational corporate companies, urban governance, research organizations, academia, NGOs and outreach programs across India and abroad.
Alpine Group Of Institutes (AGI) Dehradun
Alpine has always been one of the best educational Institute in Uttarakhand in the field of Agriculture, Diploma Engineering, Pharmacy, Management & Life Sciences. It has proved itself in imparting quality based education in Hotel Management, Physical Sc., Chemical Sc. & Pharmacy. When we talk about the leading Engineering, Colleges in Dehradun or best Polytechnic College in Dehradun, we have not let any stone unturned or untouched to impart a quality based practical knowledge to our students. We have emerged as one of the premier Educational Institution as we believe in enhancing our academics by adopting latest teaching techniques to keep ourself in the category of one of the best institutes of India for UG/PG Courses of Agriculture, Forestry, Botany, Zoology, Bio-Technology & Microbiology. We have excelled & kept ourself as one of the best educational institute in Uttarakhand for quite a long time besides academic excellence, Students of Alpine have outshine in various co-curricular activities like sports, tech fest, debate & cultural activities
IIT Bombay – Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai:
IIT Bombay was established in 1958 and is the second Indian Institute of Technology on the list after IIT Kharagpur. The institute is ranked as the topmost IIT in the QS rankings 2021 with a position of 172 in the global rankings. In addition to this, as per the list released by the QS World Rankings 2022, IIT Bombay is the top institute in India securing its rank at 177.
IITB is also ranked 4th in the NIRF 2020 rankings for its overall performance. Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is one of the most prevailing courses and for the same, the institute has been ranked 3rd in the engineering category by the NIRF 2020.
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCES:
IISc aims to be among the world’s foremost academic institutions through the pursuit of excellence in research and promotion of innovation by offering world-class education to train future leaders in science and technology and by applying science and technology breakthroughs for India’s wealth creation and social welfare. Our mission is to realize our vision by:
Imparting world-class higher education in an environment of fundamental and applied research in science and engineering
Conducting high-impact research, generating new knowledge, and disseminating this knowledge through publications in top journals and conferences
Applying faculty expertise towards the success of national science and technology initiatives
Applying deep knowledge in various areas to create knowhow and developing such knowhow for utilization by industry and society