IIT Bombay has been ranked 1st in India and 49th globally in Engineering and Technology with an overall score of 79.9 out of 100 in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject for 2021. The Institute has been ranked in 4 out of 5 broad subject areas, which includes Engineering & Technology, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences and Management, and Arts and Humanities.
The Institute has been ranked (51-100) for Art and Design, 67th for Computer Science, 51-100 for Civil Engineering, 70 for Chemical Engineering, 61 for Electrical Engineering, 82 for Mechanical Engineering, and 41 for Minerals Engineering. The results were released on Thursday, March 4, 2021 by QS, a British company.
The QS World University Rankings by Subject identifies the world's strongest universities in 51 individual subject areas.