In 2016, it has been re-accredited with “A” Grade by National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC), India. It has also been conferred with category “A” status by Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India in the same year. Eight undergraduate Engineering Courses have been accredited by NBA( Washington Accord) in the year 2018-19. The university has 20 thriving campuses with 30,000 students from all over India and 55 countries across the globe. It has achieved several milestones in a short span which includes Institute of Eminence Tag, 1001+ Times Higher Education World University Ranking, 301+ Times Higher Education University Impact Ranking, placed among top 300 in QS BRICS Ranking, accredited by IET, UK to name a few. It has been ranked seven out of top ten universities in India.
It has carved a niche for itself in the global academic map by having MoU’s with more than 190 universities in the world. More than 60,000 alumni of KIIT are placed in respectable positions in the corporate world, enterprise, startups, academics, civil services, sports, politics and so on. It has been accorded with the Institution of Eminence tag in 2019.