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The Times Higher Education publishes university rankings to assess university performance on the global stage every year. The data were retrieved from the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings and National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) website. The author has taken only the top 25 ranked Indian institutions from Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021 for the study. It is compared to with National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). The objectives of the study are to analyse both THE and NIRF ranking of top 25 Indian institutions. Further, it compares the Teaching and Research parameters, Research Performance explicitly and also with Research gate. It is found that “Indian Institute of Science” has got highest 301–350th rank from THE ranking and received 84.18 score from NIRF and placed 2nd rank in NIRF list. It is also found that "Indian Institute of Science" has the highest 58.1 score received from THE's and 82.22 score obtained from NIRF in Teaching. It is also found that "Indian Institute of Science" has the highest 53.1 score received from THE's and 92.16 score received from NIRF in the parameter of research.