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In QS World University Rankings 2020, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati was ranked at 41st in ‘Research Citations per Faculty’ category.
- IIT Guwahati has also obtained global 395th rank in World University Ranking.
- Its ranking has improved from 470 in QS World University Ranking 2021 to 395th to this edition as a result of strong improvement in ‘Citations per Faculty’ category.
- In this category, IIT Guwahati improved its score from 77.9 in 2021 to 94.8 in 2022.
- IIT Guwahati was ranked in 12 different subject categories with a break into 51-100 range in Petroleum Engineering.