The renowned Magadh University has figured in the list of top 20 universities of the country. The Vice Chancellor of the University Arun Kumar said a list prepared by a private market research agency has placed Gaya based Magadh University in the 17th slot among the list of 20.
The Indian Council of Marketing Research (ICMR), in its latest survey of the higher educational institutions across the country, has ranked Universities after gauging them on various standards. The VC said, "This has become possible because of sincere efforts made to streamlining the academic calender, improvement of infrastructure and upgradation of colleges."
He added. "The credit for this achievement goes to the teachers and staff who made their serious efforts for the growth of university". VC said that university has introduced semester system for the first time in Bihar and also introduced e-governance that has ensured administrative transparency.