In the latest Reuters rankings, the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) are at the very lowest position in the list of Top 75 Most Innovative Universities of Asia.
This list covers the universities which are contributing to improving science, inventing new technology and enhancing the global economy. While IIT is at the 72nd position, IISc is at number 73.
While 17 of the Top 20 Universities are from Japan and South Korea. In the Asia’s most innovative university, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) is on top of the list, while Japan’s University of Tokyo is in second place.
According to Reuters.com, the Indian Institute of Technology is a network of 23 universities, so it is always difficult to find out which university is responsible for which research.