Continuing their impressive performance in national level entrance exams, five state students from Andhra Pradesh featured in the top 20 list of the B.Tech stream in the open category in AIEEE-2012. Several students from the state have got top ranks in reservation categories too.
AP students bagged the 4th, 10th, 12th, 16th and 20th ranks at the national-level in the open category in B.Tech.
Students from Sri Chaitanya and Narayana Groups, who took coaching in their Delhi branches, created a record by securing national first and second ranks respectively. Sandeep Pathry from Sri Chaitanya secured the first rank by scoring 346 marks out of 360 and Ananth Guptha from Narayana bagged the second rank in B.Tech in the open category.
OC candidates who secured 48 marks, OBCs with 45 marks, SC/ST and PHC candidates with 18 marks were declared eligible for online counselling. Of 11 lakh candidates who wrote the exam, 4.1 lakh crossed the cut-off mark of 48.
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