The latest round of Times Higher Education rankings is out and the Indian Institute of Science has retained its top position once again. Just like last year, it has left behind all the IITs and IIMs. It has been ranked in the 251-300 band. The University of Oxford has been ranked the best university globally among the 1799 universities from 104 countries. The second place among Indian institutes has been taken by Shoolini University of Biotechnology and Management Sciences (351-400 overall). It is a university from Himachal Pradesh and has made its debut in the rankings. JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research which is another private research institution has also been ranked second among the Indian institutes. Tamil Nadu’s Alagappa University, a public institution has got third place.