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IIM Indore ranks 6th in the list of management institutions in NIRF rankings 2021!

Notably, IIT Indore has garnered 13th place in the list of technical institutions under the same rankings.

Adding a new feather to its cap of glory, IIM Indore has secured the 6th spot in the national rankings of management institutions, released by the Central Government on Thursday. As per reports, the premier B-school was placed at the 7th spot last year and it has managed to improve its rank in the NIRF rankings of 2021 now. On the other hand, IIT Indore has dropped down in the list from 10th spot in 2020 to 13th place in the latest rankings.

Indore's SGSITS bags a place amid top 200 educational centres

Under the National Institutional Ranking Framework(NIRF), the lists are prepared based on teaching and learning, research and professional practice, outreach and inclusivity, perception and graduation outcome amongst other parameters. Reportedly, educational institutions have to apply every year in order to be a part of this survey. As a part of the process, the colleges have to submit a list of academic and administrative reports and documents, which helps the body to formulate the rankings.

As per reports, Madhya Pradesh's largest autonomous institution Shri Govindram Seksaria Institute of Technology and Science has also improved its rank. It has managed to secure a place amid the top 200 technical institutions in the country, by bagging the 181st spot in the latest list.

NIRF rankings fuel development across educational centres

Reportedly, an official from SGSITS affirmed that the NIRF rankings have led to healthy competition amongst different education centres. Now, they are trying to enhance resources and facilities for better academic outcomes and garner a higher spot on the prestigious list. This will definitely benefit the students across different dimensions of college life.

Mumbai local trains on Main & Harbour Line to be affected today due to a mega block

Special local trains to run from Panvel to Kurla via Platform 8, during the Sunday block.

The Central Railways has announced a mega block for local train services on Sunday, to conduct regular maintenance work. The suburban rail services on the Harbour Line of the Mumbai local network will remain closed for almost 5 hours today. Additionally, there will be a ten-hour jumbo block on the up-slow route between Diva and Thane on the mainline, in connection with the 5th and 6th line, read reports. Check all block timings and traffic regulations here:

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UP to soon get a new 200-acre-wide data centre park

The new data centre will come up in Noida's Sector-28

In a bid to cultivate Uttar Pradesh's commercial landscape, the state administration has planned to develop data centre park in Noida. This structure will reportedly spread over 200 acres of land at Sector 28 of the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority and attract investments from IT industry giants in India and abroad. The plan is expected to roll out by the end of August.

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