Status and Accreditation

  • JNCASR is an Autonomous Institution under the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India.

  • JNCASR has obtained the status of an institution Deemed to be University in the year 2002.

  • Based on the success and impact of the Centre on the scientific community in India, it was recently graded as category-I Deemed to be University, giving it benefits stipulated under clause-4 (Dimensions of Autonomy for Category-I Universities) of UGC Regulations.

NAAC Accreditation

In the year 2017, JNCASR obtained NAAC accreditation of A++ with 3.76 out of the total score of 4 points.

NIRF 2021



National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF)

Nature Index

Nature Index 2019:

  • JNCASR was listed 7th among the top ten Young Graduate Universities by Nature Index 2019.

  • It also ranked the 17th among the top 50 Young Universities in Chemistry.

  • 40th among top 175 Young Universities in the world.

Nature Index Annual Tables 2020:

Nature Index Annual Tables 2020 ranks JNCASR:

Scimago Institutions Ranking

Clarivate Analytics India Innovation Award

Both in 2017 and 2018, JNCASR received the Clarivate Analytics India Innovation Award.