The topper of the AIIMS MBBS entrance examination this year is Nishita Purohit from Surat this year. The results were declared by AIIMS on Thursday.
The 18-year old topper has also scored 91.4 % marks in class 12 Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) examination this year. She is also an avid basketball player.
All the top ten rankers of the country are students of Kota-based Allen Career Institute this year. Over 2.8 lakh candidates had appeared this year, out of which 4,905 have qualified for the counselling session to begin in July.
“For the first time in its history, AIIMS New Delhi will be admitting 100 students for this session,” said Dr Ashok Kumar Jaryal, head of exams, AIIMS.
The results are available on AIIMS’ official website — aiimsexams.org and also on the websites of other six AIIMS.
The entrance examination for the MBBS course was held on May 28 at various centres across India.
A counselling procedure will start from July 3rd and the classes will begin from August 1.