Universities in Maharashtra

Maharashtra is home to some of the world's top ranking universities and educational institutions such as the University of Pune, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, and University of Mumbai.

The University of Pune has been recognised as one of the world's leading universities in the QS World University Rankings, and has been given the highest "A" rating by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) for its overall performance.

Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay is proud to be ranked in the world's top 50 (at 47th) for its Engineering & Technology in the QS rankings 2010.

The University of Mumbai has been ranked in the top 500 universities in the world by the THES - QS world universities ranking. It has been given a five-star ranking by NAAC.

List of major universities in Maharashtra (India):
  • Amravati University
  • Bharati Vidyapeeth
  • Central Institute of Fisheries Education 
  • Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute
  • Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University
  • Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University
  • Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth
  • Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth
  • Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth
  • Gokhale Institute of Politics & Economics 
  • Homi Bhabha National Institute
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
  • Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research
  • Institute of Armament Technology 
  • Institute of Chemical Technology 
  • International Institute for Population Sciences
  • Kavikulguru Kalidas Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya
  • Maharashtra Animal & Fishery Sciences University
  • Maharashtra University of Health Sciences
  • Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya
  • Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth
  • Marathwada Krishi Vidyapeeth
  • MGM Institute of Health Sciences 
  • Nagpur University
  • Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies
  • North Maharashtra University
  • Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth
  • Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Shivaji University
  • SNDT Women's University
  • Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University
  • Symbiosis International Education Centre
  • Symbiosis International University
  • Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • University of Mumbai
  • University of Pune
  • Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology
  • Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University
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