Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the result of Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main 2018 Paper-I on Monday, April 30th, 2018. Bhogi Suraj Krishna of Andhra Pradesh bagged the first position in the All India Ranking. Paper-II results are expected to be declared today, May 1st.
Candidates can check online the result at the official website of JEE Mains at cbseresults.nic.in.
KVR Hemant Kumar Chodipilli from Andhra Pradesh and Parth Laturia from Rajasthan ranked the second and third position, respectively, in the All India Ranking (AIR).
Krishna told PTI over phone from Vijaywada that he wants to join IIT Bombay. He said, “I was confident of my performance when the answer keys were out, but had not expected to bag the top rank.”
More than 10 lakh candidates appeared for the JEE Main exams in 112 cities. The offline exam was conducted in 104 cities across nine countries. A total of 231,024 candidates have qualified for the JEE Advanced 2018, of which 180,331 are boys and 50,693 are girls. The cut-off for common rank list is 74, 45 for OBC, 29 for SC, and 24 for ST.
JEE Advanced 2018 exam is scheduled for May 20, 2018 and the registration process for it will start from May 2, 2018. JEE Advanced is conducted for admissions to IITs.
CBSE conducts JEE exam, the scores of which are used by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), National Institute of Technology (NIT) and centrally-funded technical institutes (CFTI) for admission purposes.
Here is how to check the JEE 2018 Paper-I result
- Log into the CBSE JEE result website (cbseresults.nic.in)
- Click on ‘Joint Entrance Examination (Mains) 2018-with Rank
- Enter the required details and click on Submit
- The marks and other details will be displayed which can be printed out
In 2017 it was decided that no weightage will be given to 12th class marks but the candidate should secure at least 75% (65% for SC/ST) marks or should be among the top 20 percentile in 12th exam in their respective boards.