The CBSE AIPMT/PDT 2012 Prelims witnessed 4175 students from Aakash Institute across India qualifying for the Mains. Out of 4175, 1034 candidates have made it through the Mains. Aakash Institute’s two-year distance learning course students, Rishab Jain and Aishwarya Mahesh Rathod bagged the All India first and second ranks, respectively. Rest of the toppers include Aditya Gupta (AIR 6th); Arushi Rai (AIR 9th) through Aakash Institute’s regular classroom programme; Rahul Newa (AIR 5th) and Archana Sasi (AIR 7th) through Aakash Institute’s distance learning programme. Six ranks out of the top 10, 28 out of top 100 in the general category and 73 out of the top 100 in all categories have been bagged by Aakash Institute students. From a total of 1034 aspirants, 731 were through Aakash Institute’s regular classroom programme and 303 were from the distance learning programme.