The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released the IIT JEE Main rank list 2016. Boys have dominated the list of toppers with Delhi’s Deepanshu Jindal topping the list. While Pratyush Mani held the second position, Rajesh Bansal secured the third.
853 out of 1000 positions have been secured by boys, while girls have grabbed 147. Ryali Gayathri from Telangana has topped among girls, securing 11th rank.
JEE Main score (60 per cent weightage) and Class 12 scores (40 per cent weightage) were the basis of the All India Rankings. Candidates will be able to take admissions to BE and B Tech courses in engineering institutions like NITs, IIITs on the basis of these rankings.
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. For the IIT JEE Main exam, around 11.28 lakh students had appeared.
Here are the steps to check IIT JEE Main rank list 2016:
1. Logon to any of these official websites – www.josaa.nic.in or www.cbseresults.nic.in
2. Click on the link 'JEE Main rank list'
3. Enter your details such as registration number
4: The result will be displayed on your computer screen
5. Save, download and take a print out of your result