Kalash Gupta, a student of, Delhi state has secured the first rank in the VIT Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE)-2018 which was held from April 4th to 16th in 124 selected cities across India, as well as Dubai, Kuwait, Muscat, and Qatar. The entrance exam was held for admission to the different B.Tech programmes provided by VIT at its Vellore, Chennai, Bhopal & Amaravati(AP).
Releasing the results here on Friday, VIT a record of 2,12,000 aspirants had registered for the VITEEE-2018. The other rank holders among the top 10 are 2nd rank: Sarikonda Ananda Ramarao,Telangana state, 3rd rank: Anirudh Panigrahi, Odisha state, 4th rank: Sai Anirudh M, Karnataka state, 5th rank : Shubham Kar, Jharkhand state, 6th rank : Shubham Agarwal, West Bengal state, 7th rank : Pranav Goyal, Chandigarh state, 8th rank : Sanchit Agrawal, Delhi state, 9th rank : S Vishal, Tamil Nadu state and 10th rank : Anmol Gupta, Uttar Pradesh.
VIT press announces stated that VITEEE results have been announced via www.vit.ac.in and admissions would be only on merit, based on the marks obtained by the aspirants in the VITEEE.
Counseling for aspirants, who obtained ranks up to 8,000 would be held on May 9th ( Wednesday ) and counseling for ranks 8001 to 14,000 would be held on May 10th ( Thursday ) while for those who secured ranks from 14001 to 20000 will be held on May 11th ( Friday ). The counseling would be held simultaneously in Vellore, Chennai, Bhopal, and Amaravati (AP).
Under the G V School Development Programme central and State board toppers would be given 100 percent fee waiver for all the four years. Aspirants with ranks up to 50 would be given 75% tuition fee waiver, Rank 51 to 100 would be given 50% tuition fee waiver and Rank 101 to 1000 would be given 25 % tuition fee waiver.