Research and Higher Education Scenario in Select Indian State Universities: An Analysis

Shetty, PK and Hiremath, MB and Murugan, Muthusamy and Sreeja, KG (2010) Research and Higher Education Scenario in Select Indian State Universities: An Analysis. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 3 (3). pp. 355-361. ISSN 0974- 6846

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Abstract: This article presents results of an analysis of higher education and research scenario in ten state universities of India during 2000 to 2006. Calcutta University ranked first in terms of published research articles, on an average 664 articles in a year in peer reviewed national and international journals. Similarly Madras, Panjab, Rajasthan, Mysore, Gauhati, Pune, Mumbai, Patna and Sikkim Manipal Universities published 600, 582, 538, 328.33, 221, 184.33, 112.5, 47 and 5 articles respectively. The ratio of number of faculty to research publication varied from 1:0.05 to 1:1.9 in the selected universities. University of Madras, Panjab, Rajasthan and Calcutta have ratio more than 1:1. University of Madras received the maximum research funds of 41.46 crore rupees and ranked first among the selected ten universities. Considering the overall performance of universities in our analysis, Calcutta University and Madras University captured the first two places respectively.
Item Type: Journal Paper
Additional Information: Copyright belongs to Indian Society for Education and Environment
Keywords: Indian university, Scientometrics, research, higher education, technometrics, research funding
Subjects: School of Natural and Engineering Sciences > Environment
Doctoral Programme > PhD Scholar Publications
Divisions: Schools > Natural Sciences and Engineering
Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2011 10:45
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2021 12:25
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