IIT-JEE 2012 results out, Faridabad boy tops list
The results for IIT-JEE, the joint entrance examination for the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology, were declared today with Arpit Agarwal from Faridabad topping the test. IIT-JEE 2012: Facts & figuresdelhi Updated: May 19, 2012 09:31 IST
The results for IIT-JEE, the joint entrance examination for the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology, were declared on Friday with Arpit Agarwal from Faridabad topping the test.
In all, 4,79,651 candidates appeared in the examination held in April 8.
"Of the total candidates, 24,112 have secured ranks in various categories and 19,426 have been shortlisted for counseling for admission to 9,647 seats in the IITs and other institutes," JEE chairman GD Reddy said.He said the counseling website will be open to the shortlisted candidates from today and all of them are expected to fill up their choice of courses up to 5pm till June 10.
For the first time this year, the scanned images of the answer script were shown to the candidates between May 8 and May 10 to help them submit online revision requests.
This year, of the total 1,50,431 girls appeared in IIT-JEE, 2,886 have secured ranks and the first 1,908 have been shortlisted for counseling.
Apart from the IITs, IT-BHU, Varanasi and ISM Dhanbad accept JEE scores for admission.
First Published: May 18, 2012 15:15 IST