The results of Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2018 have been declared on Sunday on the website results.jeeadv.ac.in; the examination took place on May 20. The 23 IITs are offering 11,279 seats this year all over the country.
The topper of JEE Advanced 2018 is Pranav Goyal from Panchkula, Haryana, who scored 337 marks out of 360 marks.
The second position went to Sahil Bundi from Rajasthan, the third position was taken by Kailash Gupta from Delhi and the fourth spot was secured by Jaipur’s Pawan Goyal.
Nearly 1,50,000 candidates appeared in the exam on May 20 which was for the first time totally computer-based. For the second paper, around 155,091 students appeared.
Following are zone wise top rankers:
IIT Bombay Zone: Rishi Agarwal
IIT Delhi Zone: Sahil Jain
IIT Guwahti Zone: Prashant Kumar
IIT Kanpur zone: Ayush Kadam
IIT Kharagpur zone: KVR Hemant Kumar Chodipilli
IIT Madras zone: Mavuri Siva Krishna Manhohar
Mathematician Anand Kumar’s Super 30 has once again proved that they are best in the field with 26 out of 30 students made it to the JEE-Advance for taking admission into the esteemed IITs.
This is the number of qualified candidates per zone
IIT Delhi zone – 5,072
IIT Madras zone – 3595
IIT Bombay zone – 2936
IIT Kanpur zone – 2160
IIT Kharagpur zone – 1736
IIT Roorkee zone – 1800
IIT Guwahati zone – 839
Mavuri Siva Krishna Manohar for IIT Madras zone is the topper of OBC category, while topper of SC category is Ayush Kadam from Kota and topper of ST category is Jatoth Shiva Tarun, Hyderabad.
The topper in female category is Meenal Parakh with common ranking of 6 in JEE; she scored 318 marks of 360.
Congratulations to all those who have successfully cleared the examination!