The trial runs would be conducted first on the universities that have entered into an MoU with the Research For Resurgence Foundation (RRF), a venture of the BSM, and launched on a non-governmental ranking portal.
The BSM had launched a research initiative in 2016 to create a platform for socially relevant research ideas rooted in the "Bharatiya Integrated Perspective", which would help in stabilizing their mission of a "Bharatiya Education System".
Currently renowned rankings like Times Higher Education, QS ranking, Shanghai ranking etc, are followed by students across the globe.
Research, teaching and reputation comprises the parameters of university rankings in the Indian higher education system. These academic aspects are used to measure and compare the institutional quality. The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) is the mechanism for measuring quality.