A total number of 155538 candidates appeared for JEE advanced of which only 40712 candidates have qualified. Shishir has obtained 314 marks out of 360 marks in the IIT entrance exam. Among females, Tanishka Kabra has topped by obtaining Rank 16.
At least 2,50,000 students, who perform well in JEE Mains, get a chance to appear for JEE Advanced. However, this time, the remaining students of 2021 also have been added to that list, however, the number of candidates taking the exam has been on a decline. Out of 2.5 lakh students eligible to apply only 1.6 lakh candidates applied for admission at IITs.
This year, a total of 1.6 lakh students including 50 foreign nationals registered for JEE Advanced 2022. The exam was held in two shifts on August 28. Last year, Mridul Agarwal has topped the IIT entrance by scoring the highest ever marks. He topped the Common Rank List (CRL) in JEE Advanced 2021 by obtaining 348 marks out of 360 marks.