By A Newsman
Kolkata, 5 June: WEST Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) has announced the results of the entrance tests for admission to UG courses in engineering and pharmacy.
WBJEEB chairman Malayendu Saha announced the results at a news conference a little before. Examinees would be able to access their individual results from 4 pm by visiting the websites ~ www.wbjeeb.in, www.wbjeeb.nic.in, and www.exametc.com.
A total of 1,17,544 students had appeared for the engineering entrance and of them 1,00,433 have come out successful.
Among the top 10 rank holders, nine are boys and there is only one girl. Interestingly, among these rank holders, majority six are from Central Board of Secondary Education schools, three are from West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education schools, and one is from Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations board school.
That’s not all! Of the total successful candidates, 47 per cent are from CBSE, while 14 per cent are from CISCE board.
LIST OF TOP 10 RANK HOLDERS:
- Debaditya Pramanik, Birla High School, Kolkata
- Irene Ghosh, DAV Model School, Durgapur
- Harshit Kedia, Shivjyoti Senior Secondary School, Kota, Rajasthan
- Soumik Das, Rahara Ramkrishna Mission, North 24-Parganas
- Arnab Jana, Adamas International School, Belgharia.
- Sagnik Bhattacharya, South Point High School, Kolkata
- Debmalya Sarkar, Jenkins School, Cooch Behar
- Diptesh Biswas, Kalyani University Experimental High School, Nadia
- Utkarsh Jain, Techno Indian Public School, Santiniketan
- Sayak Chakraboty, South Point High School, Kolkata