'Serious Discrepancy': Aligarh Muslim University VC urges review of its NIRF ranking

By - June 17, 2020


June 17, 2020

Aligarh Muslim University Vice-Chancellor Tariq Mansoor urged Human Resource Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal on Tuesday to rectify a “mistake” in recent university rankings, claiming that there was an error in the NIRF data. The university has requested that the rectification be done at the earliest since a low rank would adversely hit the career prospects of its students.

In a letter to the Human Resource Development minister, the Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor said a “serious discrepancy” in terms of the PhD output has adversely hit the institution’s ranking announced by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) on June 11, 2020.

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