Four disciplines such as Computer Science and Information Systems, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Chemistry have increased by 50 positions over the previous year.
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) has been ranked among the top 12 institutes in India in the field of engineering and technology and among the top 450 universities in the world as per QS World Subject Rankings, 2021.
According to a press release, VIT has seven subjects in the list published by QS this year. Four disciplines such as Computer Science and Information Systems, Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE), Mechanical Engineering and Chemistry have increased by 50 positions over the previous year. Among them Computer Science and Information Systems and Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE) have been ranked in the top 10 in India. While EEE is ranked in the top 300, both computer science and information systems and mechanical engineering expertise are ranked in the top 400 in the world. VIT's Mathematics and Biological sciences have entered the QS subject rankings for the first time and are ranked within the top 500 and 600 respectively in the world.
A total of 51 subjects are included in the QS World University Rankings in 2021, classified into five broad subject areas. The rankings are compiled every year to help potential students identify leading universities in a particular subject.