JEE Advanced Topper is Mr. Pranav Goyal from IIT Roorkee Zone

 

He obtainedRank No: 1 in Common Rank List (CRL) in JEE (Advanced) 2018 by scoring 337 marks out of 360 marks."

 

ROORKEE, 10th June 2018: Mr. Pranav Goyal from IIT Roorkee Zone is the All India Topper in the Joint Entrance Examination – Advanced 2018, the admission test for entering the 23 Indian Institute of Technology (IITs). Mr. Pranav Goyal, from Panchkula district, Haryana, obtained Rank No: 1 in Common Rank List (CRL) in JEE (Advanced) 2018 by obtaining 337 marks out of 360 marks.

 

Prof. Ajit K. Chaturvedi, Director, IIT Roorkee, will congratulate him on his achievement. The Female Topper from IIT Roorkee is Ms. Vrinda Jindal, who secured CRL No: 137.

 

Speaking about the results,Prof, M.L. Sharma, Chairman, JEE (Advanced) - IIT Roorkee, said, “I congratulate Mr. Pranav and Ms. Vrinda for their great achievement and would welcome both to join IIT Roorkee. We have successfully conducted the JEE Advanced 2018 as a computer-based test.”

 

A total of 14,414 candidates registered for JEE Advanced 2018 from IIT Roorkee Zone, which comprises Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh. 13,841 candidates appeared for the examinations, which were conducted in 45 centers in 26 cities. Of these, 1,800 students have qualified in the JEE Advanced.

 

The Top Five Ranks from IIT Roorkee Zone went to:

 

  1. Mr. Pranav Goyal - CRL No: 1
  2. Mr. Neel Aryan Gupta - CRL No: 10
  3. Mr. Tarush Goyal - CRL No: 16
  4. Mr. Shivam Goel - CRL No: 18
  5. Mr. Raaghav Raaj Kuchiyaa - CRL No: 27

 

 

 

Salient features about IIT Roorkee zone:

 

State/UT

 

 

No. of Exam Cities

 

 

No. of Exam Centres

 

 

Registered Candidates

 

 

Appeared Candidates

 

 

Qualified Candidates

 

Chandigarh

 

1

2

 

410

 

 

394

 

 

56

 

Haryana

 

4

6

 

1980

 

 

1915

 

 

269

 

Himachal Pradesh

 

3

4

 

572

 

 

544

 

 

36

 

MadhyaPradesh

 

1

2

 

1020

 

 

993

 

 

207

 

Punjab

 

6

9

 

3431

 

 

3230

 

 

476

 

Uttarakhand

 

4

8

 

2085

 

 

2008

 

 

217

 

Uttar Pradesh

 

7

14

4916

 

4757

 

539

 

TOTAL

 

26

45

14414

 

13841

13841

 

1800

 

 

In 2018, a total of 11, 279 seats are being offered in the IITs. This year, 800 supernumerary seats have been created specifically for female candidates in theIITs to improve the gender balance in IITs and as per directives of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.

 

A Total number of 1,55,158 candidates appeared in both papers 1 and 2 in JEE (Advanced) 2018.A total of 18138 candidates have qualified JEE (Advanced) 2018, i.e., 18138 candidates scoredabove the cut‐offs required for qualification.

 

Following are more details about the qualified candidates:

1. Total number of qualified boys: 16062

2. Total number of qualified girls: 2076

3. Total number of qualified general (GE) candidates: 8794

4. Total number of qualified OBC candidates: 3140

5. Total number of qualified SC candidates: 4709

6. Total number of qualified ST candidates: 1495

 

 

Uttarakhand State Statistics

Exam City

 

No. of Exam Centres

Registered candidates

Appeared Candidates

Qualified Candidates

Dehradun

 

4

1059

 

1014

 

105

Haldane

 

2

426

397

 

37

Haridwar

 

1

100

100

15

Roorkee

 

1

500

497

60

TOTAL

 

8

2085

2008

217