ARIIA an initiative of MOE, GoI
Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) is an initiative of Ministry of Education (MOE), Govt. of India to systematically rank all major higher educational institutions and universities in India on indicators related to “Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development” amongst students and faculties.
Major Indicators for consideration are Budget & Funding Support, Infrastructure & Facilities, Awareness, Promotions & support for Idea Generation & Innovation, Promotion & Support for Entrepreneurship Development, Innovative Learning Methods & Courses, Intellectual Property Generation, Technology Transfer & Commercialisation and Innovation in Governance of the Institution.
It is strongly felt that ARIIA ranking certainly inspires Indian institutions to reorient their mind-set and build ecosystems to encourage high quality research, innovation and entrepreneurship. More than quantity, ARIIA keenly focuses on quality of innovations and measures the real impact created by these innovations nationally and internationally. Moreover, It sets tone and direction for institutions for future development for making them globally competitive and in forefront of innovation .