Who was the founder of Indian Institute of Science?
IISc currently ranks first in India in terms of research output (citation and impact factor). It also ranks first among Indian universities (and South Asian universities) in the "Academic ranking of world universities" conducted by the SJTU, China
After a chance meeting between Jamsetji N. Tata and Swami Vivekananda on a ship in 1893, where they discussed Tata's plan of bringing steel industry to India, Tata wrote to Vivekananda five years later
Impressed by Swami Vivekananda's views on science, and leadership abilities, Jamsetji Nusserwanj ...more
Tata financed it