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JEE Main 2018: In a first, 06 students score 350/360, 03 get 345/360 marks

Monday April 30, 2018 10:44 PM, News Network

JEE Main 2018 Top 10

New Delhi: Probably for the first time in its history, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) said, six candidates have scored 350 out of the total 360 marks and three candidates have got 345 marks in Joint Entrance Examination (Main) 2018 (JEE Main 2018) result of which was declared Monday evening.

They have been therefore ranked in gradation. The CBSE had notified about the ranking procedure for tie up cases in the official notification of the exam released earlier. "In case of a tie, i.e. when two or more candidates obtain equal marks, inter-se merit of such candidates shall be decided in the order mentioned .... ", the CBSE said in the JEE Main 2018 Information Bulletin, listing two resolutions one for Rank list for admission to B.E. /B. Tech. (in institutions other than IITs) and the other for Rank list for admission to B.Arch. /B.Planning (in institutions other than IITs).

Telangana boy Bhogi Suraj Krishna from Vijayawada, Telangana - one of the 06 students who have scored 350/360 marks has been declared as India Topper and the CBSE has given him All India Rank 1 (AIR 1).

Bhogi Suraj Krishna is followed by KVR Hemant Kumar Chodipilli from Andhra Pradesh AIR 2, Parth Laturia from Nander in Maharashtra AIR 3, Pranav Goyal of Haryana AIR 4, Gattu Mytraya of Telangana AIR 5 and Pawan Goyal from Rajasthan AIR 6.

Others among the 10 JEE Main 2018 toppers are Bhaskar Arun Gupta from Rajasthan AIR 7, Bakarapu Bharath from Andhra Pradesh AIR 8 and Simranpreet Singh Saluja from Delhi AIR 9 - all 03 have scored 345 out of the total 360 marks.

Gosula Vinayaka Srivardhan from Telangana who got AIR 10 position scored 341 marks, the CBSE said. Statewise, among the 10 JEE Main 2018 topper are 03 each from Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan, 01 each from Delhi, Haryana and Maharashra besides Bhogi Suraj Krishna who is from Telangana.

The CBSE has released the list of 2,31,024 candidates. Of them 1,11,275 are in Common Rank List, 65,313 are in OBC-NCL category, 34,425 are SC, 17,256 are ST and 2,755 PwD.

JEE Main 2018 cut off

According to the CBSE JEE Main result data, the cut-off in 2018 for the General Category is 74 whereas for OBC/NCL category, the cut-off is 45, for SC the cut off is 29, for ST it is 34 and for PWD the JEE Main 2018 cut off is 35.

The maximum marks in Common Rank List is 350 and minimum marks is 74. The maximum marks for all the above reserved categories is 73 whereas the minimum marks is 45 for OBC-NCL, 29 for SC, 24 for ST and -35 for PWD.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) released the results of the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) 2018 (JEE Main 2018) and All India Rank (AIR) List based on the Paper 1 score today i.e. Monday April 30. The JEE Main results can be accessed on or

Students should note that the CBSE has added special link on the JEE Main website homepage for checking the JEE Main 2018 result and All India Rank list based on JEE Main Paper 1 score. JEE Main AIR Paper 2 will be released on May 31.

How To Check JEE Main 2018 Result

The JEE Main 2018 result is accessible at and Candidates can follow simple instructions given below to download their JEE Main score. The JEE Main result can also be accessed on

  • Click here to go to CBSE JEE Main result page:
  • Enter your Roll No and Date of birth
  • Click on Summit button to download your result

The Information Bulletin has earlier said that the results and score of JEE Main Paper 1 and All India Rank (AIR) of top 22,000 candidates eligible for appearing in JEE Advanced will be declared on April 30, 2018. The CBSE will however declare the All India Rank (AIR) of JEE (Main) Paper – 2 on May 31, 2018.

The All-India Rank is used for admissions to National Institute of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI), Self-Financed Institutes (SFIs), and other institutes.

Students will be ranked on the basis of their JEE Mains 2018 score and there will be no weightage for Class 12 marks, unlike last year. "There shall be no weightage for the 12th class marks in calculating the ranks in the JEE (Main) examination", the CBSE said.

A total of 10,43,739 students appeared for JEE Main 2108 held on Sunday April 08 at 1621 exam centers in 112 cities, including 08 in abroad. Reacting on Twitter, most of the students had said JEE Main this year was tough, though some termed the exam of medium difficulty level. JEE Main held on April 08 was pen and paper based and in offline mode. The JEE Main 2018 online mode was held on April 15 and 16, 2018.

In 2017, the JEE Main cut off was 81 for General Category, while the cut offs for the OBC, SC and ST categories was at 49, 32 and 27 respectively.

From this year onwards, the IITs have decided to reserve seats for female candidates. As per reports, 779 reserve seats will be allocated in various IITs for female engineering candidates. IIT Kharagpur has 113 seats, IIT Dhanbad- 95 seats, IIT Kanpur- 79 seats, IIT BHU- 76, IIT Roorkee- 68, IIT Delhi- 59, IIT Bombay- 58, IIT Guwahati- 57.

Students should note that the registration process for JEE Advanced 2018 will start from May 2 and the exam will be held on May 20. "For the candidates to qualify for the admission in the IITs/NITs/IIITs and such other CFTIs whose admissions are based on the JEE (Advanced) / JEE(Main) ranks, they should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th class examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST students the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12th class examination", the CBSE said.

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