New Delhi: Delhi boy Deepanshu Jindal has topped the JEE Main rank list 2016 released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) today, with boys dominating the list of toppers.
Pratyush Maini secured the second position and Rajesh Bansal the third.
Of the top 1,000 positions, 853 have been secured by boys and 147 by girls. Ryali Gayathri from Telangana has emerged on the top among girls, securing the 11th rank.
The All India Rankings are based on their JEE Main score (60 per cent weightage) and Class 12 scores (40 per cent weightage). Admissions to BE and B Tech courses in engineering institutions like NITs, IIITs are made on the basis of these rankings.
How to check JEE Main rank 2016 list:
- Keep your official JEE number handy
- Log on to the official website, which is "josaa.nic.in"
- ‘JEE Main rank list’ will be displayed on website; click on it
- Type in your Roll No. and enter your date of birth
- Check the result and download or even take a printout
Meanwhile, in another significant move for admission to the IITs - for which scores in IIT (Advanced) exam is the basis, the first list of allocation of seats for IITs will be released on July 1.
Among boards, CBSE students have done well, getting 12 of the top 20 ranks. States boards like Telangana (6 of the top 20 positions), Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra too find students among toppers.
Around 11.28 lakh students had appeared for the JEE Main exam, officials said, adding results were announced a week in advance as compared to last year.