IIT Bombay Clinches the Top Spot in India in the QS World University Rankings in Engineering and Technology by Subject for 2023


IIT Bombay’s unwavering commitment to excellence in education, research, and innovation has resulted in the Institute cementing its place at the top. The Institute ranked first in India and 47th globally in Engineering and Technology in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject for 2023.

The QS World University Rankings by Subject provides a comprehensive assessment of universities worldwide by recognising the top institutions across 54 specific subject areas. Within a span of one year, IIT Bombay has leapfrogged by 18 places from its earlier ranking in 2022 to 2023.

The IIT Bombay Trust Lab is the brainchild of the Institute’s alumnus, Mr. Shridhar Shukla (B. Tech, EE, 1983). The Lab will be situated in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIT Bombay and will be spearheaded by Prof. Manoj Prabhakaran, the Vijay and Sita Vashee Chair Professor, at the Institute.

The lab was inaugurated with a special ceremony held on campus. Prof. Tal Rabin, Rachleff Family Professor of Computer Science at the University of Pennsylvania, and a consultant to the Algorand Foundation delivered the keynote address. The vibrant event culminated with the launch of the logo as well as the website for the ‘IIT Bombay Trust Lab.’ The event was attended by several distinguished personalities from the government, the industry as well as academia, in addition to several of our alumni.