West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday congratulated all the faculty, administrative staff, and students of the University of Kolkata after taking second place in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
Banerjee wrote on Twitter: “I am very pleased to share that the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2021 has informed the Government of West Bengal that the University of Kolkata is one of the best universities in India! Dear students.
According to a notification issued by the University of Kolkata, the Shanghai Ranking – Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), 2021 has made the University of Kolkata the best among all Indian universities. “Among all the universities and institutes in the country, the University of Calcutta ranks second after the prestigious Indian Institute of Sciences. This success and international recognition should be seen as the result of the continuous efforts of our wonderful faculty, researchers, and our dedicated donors. “. – fellow teachers, as well as our distinguished students.