The much troubled Jamia Milia Islamia has bagged the first position among the central universities of the country as per ministry of education rankings. It scored a 90% in the grading of performances that is awarded to universities. JNU scored 82% while AMU scored 78%. Jamia had signed it’s tripartite MoU with the MHRD and UGC back in 2017 to open itself up for evaluation of performance.The parameters for evaluation considered factors like faculty strength, student-teacher ratio, gender ratio and student diversity. The university had recently been in the political limelight and had been in the midst of turmoil.