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JEE (Advanced) 2017 result LIVE: Udaipur’s Kalpit Veerwal is topper in SC category

Candidates, who cleared the JEE (Main) or the first phase of the two-phase exams, were eligible to sit for the JEE-(Advanced).

education Updated: Jun 11, 2017 17:31 IST
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Kalpit Veerwa, who secured the 1st rank in SC category of JEE (Advanced) exam,  topped the JEE Main exam and created history by scoring 360 out of 360 in the exam.
Kalpit Veerwa, who secured the 1st rank in SC category of JEE (Advanced) exam, topped the JEE Main exam and created history by scoring 360 out of 360 in the exam. (HT Photo )

The result of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2017 was announced on Sunday.

Students can check their results onwww.jeeadv.ac.in.

At least 1.7 lakh candidates had registered and appeared in the exams which were held on May 21.

Candidates, who cleared the JEE (Main) or the first phase of the two-phase exams, were eligible to sit for the JEE (Advanced).

Here are the updates:

5:30pm: Delhi’s Ananye Agarwal scores 331 marks out of 366 in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2017 to grab the All India Rank of 3.

4:45pm: Tushar Agrawal attained all India rank of 13 in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2017.

“I always dreamed of becoming a software engineer from an IIT only and that’s why I didn’t even fill forms for any other entrance examination. I kept myself away from the distraction of ‘options’,” Agrawal said.

3:25pm: Kalpit Veerwal is the topper in the Scheduled Caste (SC) category; the Udaipur native has secured AIR 109 in the General category.

Veerwal had secured the All India Rank 1 in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2017 in April. He has scored 360 out of 360 in the examination.

2:15pm: Tushar Agrawal from Bhopal secures All India rank of 13.

1:35pm: Vabirisetti Mohan Abhyas, son of samosa sellers from Hyderabad, gets a rank of 64 in the IIT-JEE (Advanced).

Another student from Hyderabad is Nikhil who bagged 248th rank.

1:30pm: Shashi Kumar Modi, from ‘Abhyanand’s Super 30’ gets an all-India rank of 258 .

1pm: All 30 students from mathematician Anand Kumar’s Super 30 institute make it to the JEE Advanced for admission to IITs.

12:50pm: Gograj Khadda, a mechanic’s son in Jaipur, secures 5033rd rank.

12:33pm: Rachit Bansal of Chandigarh has secured 9th AIR in JEE Advanced. He wants to join IIT Bombay to pursue engineering in Computer Science.

12:10am: Sarvesh Mehtani from Panchkula secures first all-India rank in IIT- Joint Entrance Exam.

12:01pm: Debaditya bagged the first position in the West Bengal JEE examinations this year and also emerged as the topper from West Bengal in the CBSE Class 12 exam.

11:55am: Debaditya Pramanik from Kolkata’s Birla High School declared the eastern region topper. He secured 38th All India Rank.

11:12am:  Suraj Yadav from Haryana’s Mahendragarh is the All India 5th rank holder. Yadav did his coaching at an institute in Kota.

10:20am: A candidate’s result in JEE (Advanced) forms the the basis for admission to the bachelor’s, integrated Master’s and dual degree programs (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the Indian School of Mines (ISM).

10am: JEE (Advanced) results declared.

9:55am: The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) will conduct seven rounds of admissions to ensure that every seat in all the IITs is filled this year.

9:53am: Candidates appearing for the IIT JEE Advanced 2017 exam are likely to get 11 bonus marks for three ambiguous questions. The 11 bonus marks decision for the three ambiguous questions was taken by IIT Experts after a meeting to review question papers

9:50am: The results are to be announced at 10am by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, the organiser of the exam at jeeadv.ac.in.

(With inputs from Aabshar Qazi, Kota; Sumanta Ray Chaudhuri, Kolkata; Ifrah Mufti, Chandigarh; Salik Ahmad, Jaipur; Arun Kumar & Ruchir Kumar, Patna; Srinivasa Rao Apparasu, Hyderabad; Ranjan, Bhopal)