New Delhi: The Ministry of Human Resource Development has postponed the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), India Rankings 2020 the new dates have not been announced yet. he decision has been made due to the national wide lockdown due to Coronavirus Pandemic. NIRF Rankings are released by the government on the first Monday of April.
The decision was made yesterday, Most of the universities have submitted their data for rankings but were clueless until morning as they had not received any communication in this regard either from the ministry or the National Board of Accreditation, which carries out the massive exercise.
M K Surappa, Vice-Chancellor Anna University, said, “We know that the entire country is under lockdown and in this situation it is not possible to come up with the ranking. We submitted our data on time, but as of now there is no communication when this will be released,”. (INDIA ONLINE)