Miranda House College was established in New Delhi in 1948. The college is known for promoting quality education for women. The institute offers a wide variety of courses in the fields of Arts and Science. The college has consistently achieved exceptional rankings over the last few years. In addition, it has consistently climbed in most of the ranking agency scores. It was ranked as the #1 this year by NIRF in the college category ranking and kept up the same for the last four years. Along with the overall ranking of the college, its individual departments & courses have also achieved impressive rankings. Miranda House is ranked as the #2 college for Science in India by India Today Ranking and #7 for Arts by The Week Ranking. 

Miranda House College Ranking Highlights

Ranking Body/ Magazine Year Ranked At
NIRF 2020 #1 in College category Out of 100
India Today 2020 #2 (Science) Out of 120
2020 #3 (Arts) Out of 120
The WEEK 2019 #4 (Science) Out of 50
2019 #7 (Arts) Out of 50

Miranda House College NIRF Ranking 2020

The NIRF Rankings was set up by the MHRD to create a ranking system for the best educational institutions in India. It ranks colleges and institutions on the basis of a set of common parameters. The ranking achieved by Miranda House College on the basis of these parameters in the College Category is as follows:

Parameter Score
Teaching, Learning, and Resources (100) 79.15
Research and Professional Practices (100) 58.22
Graduation Outcomes (100) 85.65
Outreach and Inclusivity (100) 76.40
Perception (100) 77.87
Total 77.23

Miranda House College NIRF Rankings in Last 4 Years

Year NIRF Ranking Score (100)
2020 #1 77.23
2019 #1 73.72
2018 #1 71.00
2017 #1 69.39

Top 5 Institutes in NIRF College Category Ranking 2020

Rank Institute Name Score
1 Miranda House 77.23
2 Lady Shri Ram College For Women 72.08
3 Hindu College 70.44
4 St. Stephen`s College 69.67
5 Presidency College 68.89
  • Miranda House College’s closest competitors for the past few years have been Lady Shri Ram College For Women and Hindu College.
  • The ranking of Miranda House College has consistently increased from 2017 to 2020.

Miranda House College The WEEK Rankings 2019

The WEEK magazine has been working with Hansa Research since 2009 to develop a thorough ranking of all the best colleges in India. The WEEK college rankings are based on the reviews of a variety of individuals including Experts, Aspiring & Current students, as well as Recruiters. The final score given to a college is on the basis of Factual Data as well as Perception. 

  • Composite score = Perceptual score (out of 600) + Factual score (out of 400)

According to the survey conducted by The WEEK magazine in 2019, Miranda House College achieved the following ranks: 

Category Rank Total Score Year
Science #4 out of 50 449 2019
Arts #7 out of 50 411 2019

The WEEK - Competitor Analysis 

The closest competitors of Miranda House College for the 2019 ranking are listed below:

College Name Rank Achieved Total Score
Hindu College, Delhi #3 444
Madras Christian College, Chennai #5 423
Hansraj College, Delhi #8 399
St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai #9 373

Miranda House College India Today Rankings

The India Today Ranking is curated on the basis of the following parameters:

  • Reputation
  • Academic Input
  • Student Care
  • Infrastructure
  • Placement
  • Perceptual Rank
  • Factual Rank

Miranda House College achieved the following Ranks according to the 2020 India Today ranking:

Category Rank Year
Science Colleges #2 out of 120 2020
Arts Colleges #3 out of 120 2020

Miranda House College India Today Rankings in Last 4 Years

Year India Today Ranking
2020 #3 - Arts #2 - Science
2019 #1 - B.Sc
2018 #1 - Science #4 - Arts
2017 #5 - Arts #5 - Science

India Today - Competitor Analysis

The closest competitors of Miranda House College in 2020 were Hindu College, St. Stephens College, and Lady Sri Ram College for Women. They achieved the following rankings in 2020:

College Name Rank Achieved Year
Hindu College #1 2020
St. Stephens College #2 2020
Lady Sri Ram College for Women #4 2020