List of Nobel Prize Winners from India

List of Nobel Prize Winners from India

Nobel Prize is a set of Six annual international awards bestowed in several categories by Swedish and Norwegian institutions in recognition of academic, cultural, or scientific advances.

  • Rabindranath Tagore was the first Indian to receive Nobel Prize. Mother Teresa is the only Indian woman in the Indian Nobel Laureates list.
  • The Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded by the Swedish Academy, Stockholm,Sweden.
  • The top five countries with the most Nobel laureates are all western nations – with the United States, the United KingdomGermanyFrance and Sweden topping the rankings for the best minds in peace.
  • Before Malala the youngest person to receive a Nobel Prize was Sir William Lawrence Bragg at the age of 25 for physics in 1915.

This list of nobel prize winners and their domain will be so important in terms of competitive exam preparations especially TNPSC, UPSC, Railway and bank exams.