NEET 2016 Result: Top rankers

NEET 2016 Result: Top rankersAfter NEET 2016 results announced on August 16, 2016 by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Careers360 brings you details of NEET 2016 toppers. Amongst the top rankers of NEET 2016, as many as five candidates are already pursuing their classes in AIIMS after securing top ranks in AIIMS entrance examination 2016.

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The list of NEET 2016 toppers includes three female candidates - Arushi, Dyuti Shah and Japnoor Kaur with AIR of 5, 6 and 7 respectively. According to CBSE officials, a total of 8,02,594 candidates had registered for the national level entrance test, out of which, 7,31,223 had appeared in NEET 1 and II. This means that out of the total registered candidates, 71,371 didn't take the entrance exam. Among the total 7, 31,223 examinees, as many as 3,37,572 were male, 3, 93,642 were female and 9 were transgenders.

Interestingly, all the top three rankers in NEET did not appear for phase 2 exam.


Careers360 brings you the list of top 10 rankers of NEET 2016.


Het Shah from Nadiad (Gujarat), who was AIIMS 2016 AIR 4, has topped the NEET 2016 exam. Ekansh Goyal from Odisha who had secured AIR 9 in AIIMS 2016 has bagged the second position in NEET 2016. The table below shows top 10 rankers.

NEET 2016 Toppers


Candidate's name


Het Shah


Ekansh Goyal


Nikhil Bajiya


Ashank Khaitan




Dyuti Shah




Dhritiman Chatterjee


Amit Kumar


Utkarsh Anand

Check below for NEET 2016 topper’s profiling:

Het ShahAll India Rank
: 1

Het Shah

Marks secured out of 720: 685

Percentile score:99.999863

Town/State: Nadiad Gujarat

AIIMS 2016 Rank: AIR 4

Careers360 interviewed Het Shah when  he secured AIR 4 in AIIMS 2016. Click here to read his full interview

Ekansh GoyalAll India Rank: 2

Ekansh Goyal

Marks secured out of 720: 682

Percentile score:99.999726

Town/State: Sundergarh, Odisha

AIIMS 2016 Rank: AIR 9

Careers360 interviewed Ekansh Goyal when he bagged 9th position in AIIMS 2016. Click here to read his success mantra

Nikhil BajiyaAll India Rank: 3

Nikhil Bajiya

Marks secured out of 720: 678

Percentile score:99.999590

Town/State: Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan

AIIMS 2016 Rank: AIR 2

Careers360 interviewed Nikhil Bajiya when he secured AIR 2 in AIIMS 2016. Click here to read his full interview

All India Rank: 4

Ashank Khaitan

Marks secured out of 720: 677

Percentile score:99.999543


All India Rank: 5


Marks secured out of 720: 676

Percentile score:99.999316

Town/State: Chandigarh

AIIMS 2016 Rank: AIR 10

Careers360 interviewed Arushi when she secured AIR 10 in AIIMS 2016. Click here to read her full interview

All India Rank: 6

Dyuti Shah

Marks secured out of 720: 675

Percentile score:99.999179

Town/State: Karnal, Haryana

AIIMS 2016 Rank: AIR 6

All India Rank: 7

Japnoor Kaur

Marks secured out of 720: 672

Percentile score:99.999043

All India Rank: 8

Dhritiman Chatterjee

Marks secured out of 720: 671

Percentile score:99.998906

All India Rank: 9

Amit Kumar

Marks secured out of 720: 669

Percentile score:99.998769

All India Rank: 10

Utkarsh Anand

Marks secured out of 720: 668

Percentile score:99.998632

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First Published On : 16 Aug 2016 08:10 PM IST

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