UGC chairman D P Singh said global ranking agencies largely rely on ”global participation” parameters, something which is lacking in Indian universities.
He was replying when asked about dismal performance of Indian universities in the global rankings announced recently.
As per the ”Times Higher Education World University Rankings” announced recently, no Indian university figured in the list of top 300 academic institutions.
“We need to understand first how rankings are given. Global ranking agencies put more stress on global participation.