EW India Autonomous Colleges Rankings 2020-21

Disclaimer: The Delhi-based Centre for Forecasting & Research (C fore) has taken reasonably diligent care to classify and segregate autonomous private colleges, government autonomous colleges and non-autonomous colleges based on the University Grants Commission list of approved autonomous colleges as on 28.06.2019. Any classification errors are inadvertent and regretted. For more on the rankings methodology please read cover story of May 2021 issue: https://www.educationworld.in/educationworld-current-issue/educationworld-may-2021/

It’s important to note that among (state) government promoted colleges countrywide, autonomous institutions enjoy special standing and privilege by virtue of their UGC conferred autonomous status. Here are EW India autonomous college rankings 2021-22. Read the cover story here

Rank College Name City State Total Score Score Details
1 St. Xaviers College, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 618 Show
2 St. Josephs College, Bengaluru Bengaluru Karnataka 613 Show
3 St. Xaviers College, Kolkata Kolkata West Bengal 603 Show
4 Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru Bengaluru Karanataka 594 Show
4 Loyola College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 594 Show
5 Stella Maris College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 590 Show
6 Madras Christian College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 587 Show
7 Mithibai College, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 585 Show
8 Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kochi Kochi Kerala 580 Show
8 Narsee Monjee College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 580 Show
9 RA Podar College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 573 Show
10 St. Anns College for Women, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 571 Show
11 Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram Thiruvananthapuram Kerala 564 Show
12 Nagindas Khandwala College, Malad (W), Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 550 Show
12 BK Birla College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Kalyan, Mumbai Thane Maharashtra 550 Show
12 St. Francis College for Women, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 550 Show
13 Loyola Academy Degree and PG College, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 547 Show
14 Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Kochi Kochi Kerala 532 Show
14 Andhra Loyola College, Vijayawada Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh 532 Show
15 Womens Christian College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 529 Show
15 PB Siddhartha College of Arts & Science, Vijayawada Vijaywada Andhra Pradesh 529 Show
16 St. Josephs College, Devagiri, Kozhikode Kozhikode Kerala 526 Show
16 St. Josephs College, Trichy Trichy Tamil Nadu 526 Show
17 St.Teresas College, Ernakulam Ernakulam Kerala 525 Show
18 Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 524 Show
18 SS Jain Subodh PG College, Jaipur Jaipur Rajasthan 524 Show
19 KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 521 Show
19 HR College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 521 Show
19 Sacred Heart College, Tirupattur (Tamil Nadu) Tirupattur Tamil Nadu 521 Show
20 Hindustan College of Arts & Science, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 519 Show
20 CMS College of Science & Commerce, Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 519 Show
20 Farook College, Kozhikode Kozhikode Kerala 519 Show
21 Mar Athanasius College, Kothamangalam (Kerala) Kothamangalam Kerala 515 Show
21 JSS College for Women, Mysuru Mysuru Karanataka 515 Show
22 Auxilium College, Vellore Vellore Tamil Nadu 514 Show
23 St. Thomas College, Thrissur Thrissur Kerala 513 Show
24 Dr. NGP Arts and Science College, Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 512 Show
24 National College, Trichy Trichy Kerala 512 Show
25 Dr. Gafoor Memorial MES Mampad College, Malappuram (Kerala) Malappuram Kerala 511 Show
25 St. Josephs College for Women, Gnanapuram (Visakhapatnam) Visakhpatnam Tamil Nadu 511 Show
26 Holy Cross College, Nagercoil (Tamil Nadu) Nagercoil Tamil Nadu 510 Show
26 Akkineni Nageswara Rao College, Krishna (AP) Vijaywada Andhra Pradesh 510 Show
27 Kristu Jayanti College, Bengaluru Bengaluru Karanataka 509 Show
27 Dr. SNS Rajalakshmi College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 509 Show
28 St. Josephs College of Education for Women, Guntur Guntur Andhra Pradesh 508 Show
28 CMS College, Kottayam Kottayam Kerala 508 Show
29 Chinthalapati Satyavathi Devi St. Theresas College for Women, Eluru (AP) Eluru Andhra Pradesh 507 Show
29 Assumption College, Kottayam Kottayam Kerala 507 Show
30 Sri Ramakrishna College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 506 Show
30 St. Marys College, Thoothukudi (Tamil Nadu) Thoothukudi Tamil Nadu 506 Show
31 Osmania College, Kurnool (AP) Kurnool Andhra Pradesh 505 Show
31 Pillai College of Arts, Commerce & Science, Navi Mumbai Navi Mumbai Maharashtra 505 Show
32 St. Josephs Degree and PG College, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 503 Show
32 Maris Stella College, Vijayawada Vijaywada Andhra Pradesh 503 Show
33 Sophia Girls College, Ajmer Ajmer Rajasthan 502 Show
33 University College for Women, Osmania University, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 502 Show
34 Rathinam College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 501 Show
35 Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women (MLACW), Bengaluru Bengaluru Karanataka 497 Show
35 Guru Nanak College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 497 Show
36 Biyani Girls College, Jaipur Jaipur Rajasthan 496 Show
37 Khalsa College, Amritsar Amritsar Punjab 495 Show
37 Fergusson College, Pune Pune Maharashtra 495 Show
38 The Bhopal School of Social Sciences (BSSS) Bhopal Madhya Pradesh 494 Show
38 SDNB Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 494 Show
39 Jyoti Nivas College, Bengaluru Bengaluru Karnataka 493 Show
39 SIES College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 493 Show
40 Lachoo Memorial College of Science and Technology, Jodhpur Jodhpur Rajasthan 492 Show
40 St. Miras College for Girls, Pune Pune Maharashtra 492 Show
41 Bhavans Vivekananda College, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 491 Show
41 Bombay College of Pharmacy Mumbai Maharashtra 491 Show
41 Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 491 Show
42 Sophia College for Women, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 490 Show
42 Duvvuru Ramanamma Womens College, Nellore Nellore Andhra Pradesh 490 Show
43 Sir Sitaram and Lady Shantabai Patkar College of Arts and Science, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 489 Show
43 Tirpude College of Social Work, Nagpur Nagpur Maharashtra 489 Show
44 The National College, Jayanagar, Bengaluru Bengaluru Karnataka 488 Show
44 Guru Nanak Khalsa College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 488 Show
45 St. Aloysius College, Jabalpur Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh 487 Show
46 PSG College of Arts & Science, Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 486 Show
46 Ramakrishna Mission Sikshanamandira, Howrah (WB) Howrah West Bengal 486 Show
46 Jai Hind College, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 486 Show
47 General Shivdev Singh Diwan Gurbachan Singh Khalsa College, Patiala Patiala Punjab 485 Show
47 Christ College, Irinjalakuda, Thrissur Thrissur Kerala 485 Show
48 Hansraj Jivandas College of Education, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 484 Show
49 Thakur College of Science & Commerce, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 483 Show
49 Ramniranjan Jhunjhunwala College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 483 Show
49 Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil College, Vashi, Navi Mumbai Navi Mumbai Maharashtra 483 Show
50 St. Berchmans College, Changanassery (Kerala) Changanassery Kerala 481 Show
50 SGGS Khalsa College, Mahilpur (Hoshiarpur) Hoshiarpur Punjab 481 Show
51 Ewing Christian College, Prayagraj Prayagraj Uttar Pradesh 480 Show
52 St. Josephs College, Kohima (Nagaland) Kohima Nagaland 479 Show
52 Parvatibai Chowgule College of Arts and Science, Margao (Goa) Margao Goa 479 Show
53 TC College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Baramati Baramati Maharashtra 478 Show
53 Sadhu Vaswani College, Bairagarh, Bhopal Bairagarh Bhopal 478 Show
53 Vimala College, Thrissur Thrissur Kerala 478 Show
54 KEMs Pratap College, Amalner, Jalgaon Jalgaon Maharashtra 477 Show
54 Raja Narendra Lal Khan Womens College, Paschim Medinipur (WB) Mednipur West Bengal 477 Show
55 Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 476 Show
55 Moolji Jaitha College, Jalgaon Jagaon Maharashtra 476 Show
56 Bhadrak Autonomous College (Odisha) Bhadrak Odisha 475 Show
56 Dhananjayrao Gadgil College of Commerce, Satara Satara Maharashtra 475 Show
57 Sri Sathya Sai College for Women, Bhopal Bhopal Madhya Pradesh 474 Show
58 Panskura Banamali College, Purba Medinipur (WB) Mednipur West Bengal 473 Show
58 St. Josephs College, Irinjalakuda (Thrissur) Thrissur Kerala 473 Show
59 Ideal College of Arts & Sciences, Kakinada Kakinada Andhra Pradesh 471 Show
59 Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College, Sri Anandpur Sahib (Punjab) Anandpur Sahib Punjab 471 Show
60 The National Degree College, Basavangudi, Bengaluru Bengaluru Karnataka 469 Show
60 Jagarlamudi Kuppuswamy Choudary College, Guntur Guntur Andhra Pradesh 469 Show
61 St. Alberts College, Kochi Kochi Kerala 467 Show
61 KSR College of Arts and Science, Namakkal (Tamil Nadu) Namakkal Tamil Nadu 467 Show
62 St. Agnes College, Mangaluru Mangaluru Karnataka 466 Show
62 Bhandarkars Arts and Science College, Udupi (Karnataka) Udupi Karnataka 466 Show
63 Patkai Christian College, Dimapur (Nagaland) Dimapur Nagaland 465 Show
63 Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil Mahavidyalaya, Solapur Solapur Maharashtra 465 Show
64 Shree HVP Mandals Degree College of Physical Education, Amravati (Maharashtra) Amravati Maharashtra 464 Show
65 PC Jabin Science College, Hubli Hubli Karanataka 463 Show
65 Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College, Udupi (Karnataka) Udupi Karanataka 463 Show
66 Changu Kana Thakur Arts, Commerce and Science College, New Panvel (Maharashtra) New Panvel Maharashtra 462 Show
66 JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysuru Mysuru Karanataka 462 Show
67 EMG Yadava Womens College, Madurai Madurai Tamil Nadu 461 Show
67 St. Aloysius College, Mangaluru Mangaluru Karnataka 461 Show
68 Bhusawal Arts, Science and PO Nahata Commerce College (Maharashtra) Bhusawal Maharashtra 460 Show
68 Sri Agrasen Kanya PG College, Varanasi Varanasi Uttar Pradesh 460 Show
69 Kanya Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar Jalandhar Punjab 459 Show
69 Kendrapara Autonomous College (Odisha) Kendrapara Odisha 459 Show
70 Dr. BMN College of Home Science, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 458 Show
71 Mata Gujri College, Fatehgarh Sahib (Punjab) Fatehgarh Sahib Punjab 457 Show
71 Sadguru Gadage Maharaj College, Karad (Maharashtra) Karad Maharashtra 457 Show
72 St. Anns College of Education (Womens College), Mangaluru Mangaluru Karnataka 456 Show
72 SVKP & Dr. KS Raju Arts and Science College, Penugonda (AP) Penugonda Andhra Pradesh 456 Show
73 SBRR Mahajana First Grade College, Mysuru Mysuru Karanataka 455 Show
74 Vidya Bharati Mahavidyalaya, Amravati (Maharashtra) Amravati Maharashtra 454 Show
75 Jagannath Barooah College, Jorhat (Assam) Jorhat Assam 453 Show
76 St. Philomenas College, Mysuru Mysuru Karanataka 452 Show
76 GS College of Commerce & Economics, Nagpur Nagpur Maharashtra 452 Show
76 St. Xaviers College of Education, Patna Patna Bihar 452 Show
77 Khallikote Autonomous College, Berhampur (Odisha) Berhampur Odisha 451 Show
77 Vivekanand College, Kolhapur Kolhapur Maharashtra 451 Show
77 Cauvery College for Women, Trichy Trichy Kerala 451 Show
78 Indian Academy Degree College, Kalyan Nagar, Bengaluru Bengaluru Karnataka 450 Show
78 Yashvantrao Chavan Institute of Science, Satara Satara Maharashtra 450 Show
79 Mata Gujri Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Jabalpur Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh 449 Show
79 KES Shroff College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 449 Show
80 Kongu Arts and Science College, Erode (Tamil Nadu) Erode Tamil Nadu 448 Show
80 ADM College for Women, Nagapattinam (Tamil Nadu) Nagapattinam Tamil Nadu 448 Show
80 Patna Womens College Patna Bihar 448 Show
81 Lingaraj College, Belagavi Belagavi Karnataka 447 Show
81 AS Patil College of Commerce, Vijayapura (Karnataka) Vijayapura Karnataka 447 Show
82 SVT College of Home Science, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 446 Show
82 Montessori Mahila Kalasala, Vijayawada Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh 446 Show
83 Hindi Mahavidyalaya, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 445 Show
83 Theivanai Ammal College for Women, Villupuram (Tamil Nadu) Villupuram Tamil Nadu 445 Show
84 Dr. GR Damodaran College of Science, Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 444 Show
84 North Lakhimpur College (Assam) North Lakhimpur Assam 444 Show
85 Shrishaila Jagadguru Vageesha Panditaradhya College, Harihar (Karnataka) Harihar Karnataka 443 Show
85 Fatima College, Madurai Madurai Tamil Nadu 443 Show
86 St. Josephs College of Arts & Science, Cuddalore (Tamil Nadu) Cuddalore Tamil Nadu 442 Show
86 Vellalar College for Women, Erode (Tamil Nadu) Erode Tamil Nadu 442 Show
87 Islamiah College, Vaniyambadi (Tamil Nadu) Vaniyambadi Karnataka 441 Show
87 Bajaj College of Science, Wardha Wardha Maharashtra 441 Show
88 Fatima Mata National College, Kollam (Kerala) Kollam Kerala 440 Show
88 National PG College, Lucknow Lucknow Uttar Pradesh 440 Show
89 Marian College, Kuttikkanam (Kerala) Kuttikkanam Kerala 439 Show
89 Jayaraj Annapackiam College for Women, Periyakulam (Tamil Nadu) Periyakulam Tamil Nadu 439 Show
90 Lady Doak College, Madurai Madurai Tamil Nadu 438 Show
90 St. Xaviers College, Ranchi Ranchi Jharkhand 438 Show
91 MIER College of Education, Jammu Jammu Jammu & Kashmir 437 Show
91 College of Social Work ? Nirmala Niketan, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 437 Show
92 Kodaikanal Christian College Kodaikanal Tamil Nadu 436 Show
92 Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya, Latur (Maharashtra) Latur Maharashtra 436 Show
93 Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 435 Show
93 Kovai Kalaimagal College of Arts and Sciences (KKCAS), Coimbatore Coimbatore Tamil Nadu 435 Show
94 Sri Durga Malleswara Siddhartha Mahila Kalasala, Vijayawada Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh 433 Show
95 Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 431 Show
95 DKM College for Women, Vellore Vellore Tamil Nadu 431 Show
96 Anwarul Uloom College, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 430 Show
96 VV Vanniaperumal College for Women, Virudhunagar (Tamil Nadu) Virudhunagar Tamil Nadu 430 Show
97 The New College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 429 Show
98 DG Vaishnav College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 428 Show
99 Mahendra Arts & Science College, Namakkal (Tamil Nadu) Namakkal Tamil Nadu 427 Show
100 Meenakshi College for Women, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 425 Show
101 Yadava College, Madurai Madurai Tamil Nadu 424 Show
101 Amar Shaheed Kanchan Singh Autonomous PG College, Shivpuri, Fatehpur (UP) Fatehpur Uttar Pradesh 424 Show
102 NMKRV College for Women, Bengaluru Bengaluru Karnataka 423 Show
102 Kalyan PG College, Bhilai (Chhattisgarh) Bhilai Chattisgarh 423 Show
103 Shree Velagapudi Ramakrishna Memorial College, Guntur Guntur Andhra Pradesh 422 Show
103 Udai Pratap College, Varanasi Varanasi Uttar Pradesh 422 Show
104 RBVRR Womens College, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 420 Show
104 Prananath College, Khordha (Odisha) Khordha Odisha 420 Show
105 NKT National College of Education for Women, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 418 Show
105 St. Xaviers College, Palayamkottai (Tamil Nadu) Palayamkottai Tamil Nadu 418 Show
106 Dhanraj Baid Jain College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 415 Show
106 Chaitanya PG College, Warangal Warangal Telangana 415 Show
107 Selvamm Arts and Science College, Namakkal (Tamil Nadu) Namakkal Tamil Nadu 414 Show
107 Nayagarh Autonomous College (Odisha) Nayagarh Odisha 414 Show
108 Salipur Autonomous College (Odisha) Salipur Odisha 411 Show
108 Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Centenary College, Rahara, Kolkata Kolkata West Bengal 411 Show
109 Sri Sai Baba National Degree College, Anantapur (Andhra Pradesh) Anantapur Andhra Pradesh 408 Show
109 Sri Sarada College for Women, Salem Salem Tamil Nadu 408 Show
110 Khariar Autonomous College, Nuapada (Odisha) Nuapada Odisha 406 Show
110 Queen Marys College, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 406 Show
111 Erode Arts and Science College (Tamil Nadu) Erode Tamil Nadu 405 Show
112 Stella Matutina College of Education, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 404 Show
112 Islamia College of Science & Commerce, Srinagar Srinagar Jammu & Kashmir 404 Show
113 Smt. Maniben MP Shah Womens College of Arts & Commerce, Mumbai Mumbai Maharashtra 403 Show
113 Vivekanandha College of Arts & Science for Women, Namakkal (Tamil Nadu) Namakkal Tamil Nadu 403 Show
114 Baba Bhairabananda Autonomous Mahavidyalaya, Chandikhole (Odisha) Chandikhole Odisha 402 Show
114 St. Christophers College of Education, Chennai Chennai Tamil Nadu 402 Show
115 Arulmigu Palaniandavar Arts College for Women, Dindigul (Tamil Nadu) Dindigul Tamil Nadu 401 Show
115 Andhra Mahila Sabha Arts and Science College for Women, Hyderabad Hyderabad Telangana 401 Show
116 Sri Kaliswari College (Autonomous), Sivakasi (Tamil Nadu) Sivakasi Tamil Nadu 400 Show
117 Sri Yerramilli Narayana Murthy College, Narsapur (AP) Narsapur Andhra Pradesh 399 Show
118 Gobi Arts & Science College, Gobichettypalayam (Tamil Nadu) Gobichettypalayam Tamil Nadu 396 Show
118 C. Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam (Tamil Nadu) Melvisharam Tamil Nadu 396 Show
118 Ispat Autonomous College, Rourkela (Odisha) Rourkela Odisha 396 Show
119 Mannar Thirumalai Naicker College, Madurai Madurai Tamil Nadu 394 Show
119 Saraswathi Narayanan College, Madurai Madurai Tamil Nadu 394 Show
120 Noble College, Machilipatnam (AP) Machilipatnam Andhra Pradesh 393 Show
121 SVM College, Jagatsinghpur (Odisha) Jagatsinghpur Odisha 391 Show
121 KBDAV College, Nirakarpur (Odisha) Nirakarpur Odisha 391 Show
122 JMJ College for Women, Tenali (AP) Tenali Andhra Pradesh 390 Show
123 Vyasanagar Autonomous College, Jajpur (Odisha) Jajpur Odisha 389 Show
123 Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur, Kolkata Kolkata West Bengal 389 Show
124 BJB Autonomous College, Bhubaneswar (Odisha) Bhubaneswar Odisha 386 Show
125 Rayagada Autonomous College (Odisha) Rayagada Odisha 382 Show
126 Science College, Hinjilicut (Odisha) Hinjilicut Odisha 379 Show
126 Thanthai Hans Roever College, Perambalur (Tamil Nadu) Perambalur Tamil Nadu 379 Show
127 Karanjia College, Mayurbhanj (Odisha) Mayurbhanj Odisha 369 Show
127 SDS College of Arts & Applied Sciences, Vizianagaram (AP) Vizianagaram Andhra Pradesh 369 Show

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