5 college students from the nationwide capital have scored 100 per cent within the JEE-Principal examination, which was carried out earlier this month after being postponed twice in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The consequence for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)-Principal was declared late evening on Friday.
The highest scorers from Delhi embody Chirag Falor, Gurkirat Singh, Laksh Gupta, Nishant Aggarwal and Tushar Sethi. They’re among the many 24 candidates who’ve scored 100 percentile within the essential examination.
The examination for admission to engineering faculties was carried out from September 1 to six, amid stringent precautions and social distancing measures attributable to COVID-19.
Staggered entry and exit for candidates, sanitisers on the gate, distribution of masks and sustaining distance as candidates queued up, had been among the many scenes witnessed on the examination centres throughout the nation.
A complete of eight.58 lakh candidates had registered for the JEE-Mains examination for admission to engineering programs in IITs, NITs and Centrally Funded Technical Establishments (CFTIs) whereas solely 74 per cent of them had appeared for the examination.
Rising the variety of examination centres, alternate seating plans, fewer candidates per room and staggered entry and exit had been among the many steps taken by the Nationwide Testing Company for safely conducting the essential examination.
Primarily based on the outcomes of the JEE-Mains Paper 1 and Paper 2, the highest 2.45 lakh candidates can be eligible to look for the JEE-Superior examination, which is a one-stop examination to get admission into the 23 premier Indian Institutes of Know-how (IITs). JEE-Superior is scheduled to happen on September 27.
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