Know NEET 2018 Toppers

NEET 2018 Toppers - With NEET 2018 result declared on June 4, Careers360 presents here profiles of the toppers, who will be now pursuing MBBS and BDS courses from the best medical and dental institutions. Kalpana Kumari has bagged All India Rank 1 in NEET with total marks of 691.
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Have a look at the profiles, journeys and success stories of the toppers of NEET 2018. Read the article below to know about their preparation strategies, hobbies, family background, and more. 

 

NEET 2018 Toppers Profile

 

Name- Kalpana Kumari

Rank- AIR 1

Score- 691 (171/180 in Physics, 160/180 in Chemistry, 360/360 in Biology)

Lives in- Bihar

Schooling- Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Sheohar, Bihar

Preparation tips- Coaching classes proved to be very helpful. I solved a lot of sample tests that were based on the same pattern as that of the actual NEET question paper. This helped me in gaining confidence to a great extent.

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Name- Rohan Purohit

Rank- AIR 2

Score- 690

Lives in- Telangana

Family background- His mother is a dermatologist and father is a consultant and senior cardiologist.

Hobby- Playing keyboard

What he has to say- I am very much inspired by my father who is a senior cardiologist. I began preparing for the competitive exams from class 8.

Dream college- AIIMS Delhi

Future plans- He wants to become a neurologist.

 

Name- Himanshu Sharma

Rank- AIR 3

Score- 690

Lives in- Delhi

Schooling- Convent of Gagan Bharti, Delhi

Family background- Both his parents are teachers.

Preparation tips- I used to devote 7-8 hours daily for self-studies, and on weekends, I extended this time to 8-10 hours. During the preparation phase, I put more focus on understanding the concepts and clearing doubts whenever required. Also, I solved sample tests that comprised similar kind of questions as asked in NEET.

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Name- Aarosh Dhamija

Rank- AIR 4

Score- 686

Lives in- Delhi

Gives credit to- Parents and mentors

Preparation tips- Physics is my favourite subject, followed by Chemistry. During the preparation phase, I didn't lose focus, and rigorously studied in order to crack the exam. I solved a lot of mock tests for better understanding.
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NEET 2018 Topper Prince Choudhary AIR 5

 

Name- Prince Choudhary

Rank- AIR 5

Score- 686

Lives in- Rajasthan

Family background- Father is medical store owner and mother is a homemaker.

Preparation Strategy- He used to study for at least six hours daily after the classes in school and coaching centre. Preparation and revision of notes helped him a lot.

What he has to say- I was expecting a better AIR in NEET but a wrong answer to a question reduced my score and rank.

Dream college- AIIMS Delhi

Academic background- 94.17% marks in class 10 board examination and 93.6% marks in class 12 exams (Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education)

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Name- Varun Muppidi

Rank- AIR 6

Score- 685

What inspired him- Death of his grandfather due to a blood clot in brain inspired him to work hard, and crack this exam. Also, the summer program at Johns Hopkins University (American private research university) motivated him to achieve his ultimate goal. 

Future plans- He wants to do MBBS from AIIMS Delhi or JIPMER Pondicherry. He eventually aims to be a neurosurgeon. He also wants to take up medical journalism as a hobby.

 

Name- Agrawal Krishna Ashish

Rank- AIR 7

Score- 685

Lives in- Maharashtra

Family background- Both his parents are doctors.

What he has to say- Apart from taking coaching classes, I used to study for 7-8 hours daily. 

Dream college- AIIMS Delhi

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Name- Ankadala Anirudh Babu

Rank- AIR 8

Score- 680

Lives in- Andhra Pradesh

Success mantra- Friendly competition helped the topper from Andhra Pradesh a lot. He and his three friends were in constant competition, and this motivated him to crack the entrance exam. 

Dream college- AIIMS, Delhi

 

Name- Madhvan Gupta

Rank- AIR 9

Score- 680

Lives in- Punjab

Preparation Strategy- He used to solve previous year and fresh questions that were provided by the coaching centre. 

What he has to say- I want to give credit of my success to parents and teachers of the coaching centre. 

 

Name- Ramneek Kaur Mahal

Rank- AIR 10

Score- 680

Lives in- Punjab

Schooling- Rose Mary Convent School

Academic achievement- Bagged the first position in the district with 97.6 percent marks

Preparation tips- My coaching classes proved to be very helpful for me. I used to get highly informative study package there. I made sure that all my doubts get cleared. I put hard work, and took no tension at all. My only focus was on to crack NEET.   

What she has to say- I give credit of my success to my parents, brother, and teachers.

 

As per the official information released by CBSE, the maximum number of students among the top 50 toppers are from Delhi. As many as eight candidates are from Delhi followed by Gujarat (7), Andhra Pradesh (5), and Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh (4 each). Moreover, male toppers have outnumbered the female toppers by a vast margin. Top 50 NEET toppers include a total of 36 male candidates, while the remaining 14 are females.

 

Details of the top 50 candidates are as follows:

AIR

Candidate Name

Marks Secured

Percentile Score

State

1

Kalpana Kumari

691

99.999921

Bihar

2

Rohan Purohit

690

99.999764

Telangana

3

Himanshu Sharma

690

99.999764

Delhi

4

Aarosh Dhamija

686

99.999606

Delhi

5

Prince Choudhary

686

99.999606

Rajasthan

6

Varun Muppidi

685

99.999449

Other

7

Agrawal Krishna Ashish

685

99.999449

Maharashtra

8

Ankadala Anirudh Babu

680

99.999134

Andhra Pradesh

9

Madhvan Gupta

680

99.999134

Punjab

10

Ramneek Kaur Mahal

680

99.999134

Punjab

11

Aditya Gupta

680

99.999134

Delhi

12

Keerthana K

676

99.998976

Tamil Nadu

13

Ritwik Kumar Sahoo

676

99.998976

West Bengal

14

Onteru Venkata Sai Harsha
Vardhan Reddy

675

99.998189

Andhra Pradesh

15

Sahil Sachinbhai Shah

675

99.998189

Gujarat

16

Menda Jaideep

675

99.998189

Andhra Pradesh

17

Abhishek Kumar

675

99.998189

Delhi

18

Tanuj Jatin Presswala

675

99.998189

Gujarat

19

Koduru Sriharsha

675

99.998189

Andhra Pradesh

20

Amulya Gupta

675

99.998189

Delhi

21

Gunjan Atul Gattani

675

99.998189

Maharashtra

22

Sangeet

675

99.998189

Haryana

23

Aaditya Vasudev Aggarwal

675

99.998189

Delhi

24

Shlok Viral Patel

673

99.998110

Gujarat

25

Siddharth Ravi

672

99.998031

Telangana

26

Mohammedanas
Mohammedyunus Memon

671

99.997559

Gujarat

27

Aadhya Akshay Joshi

671

99.997559

Gujarat

28

Shikhar Bansal

671

99.997559

Uttar Pradesh

29.

Shabista Khan

671

99.997559

Madhya Pradesh

30

Sameer Patro

671

99.997559

Odisha

31

Mehak Arora

671

99.997559

Haryana

32

Navya Yadav

670

99.996929

Rajasthan

33

Prerak Tripathi

670

99.996929

Uttar Pradesh

34

Amitabh Pankaj Chauhan

670

99.996929

Gujarat

35

Avnika Jain

670

99.996929

Delhi

36

Varada Ravikiran

670

99.996929

Andhra Pradesh

37

Lokesh Paras Mandlecha

670

99.996929

Maharashtra

38

Virendra Choudhary

670

99.996929

Rajasthan

39

Aditya Saraogi

670

99.996929

West Bengal

40

Jinwala Vishwa

669

99.996771

Gujarat

41

Arjun Saraswat

669

99.996771

Uttar Pradesh

42

Nishtha Agrawal

668

99.996614

Rajasthan

43

Sankalpa Keshari

668

99.996614

Madhya Pradesh

44

Megha Sharma

667

99.996378

Chandigarh

45

Kamakshi Miriyala

667

99.996378

Delhi

46

Ashish Kumar

667

99.996378

Haryana

47

Parul Berry

666

99.996141

Punjab

48

Samagra Singh

666

99.996141

Uttar Pradesh

49

Sagar Mishra

666

99.996141

Chandigarh

50

Aarushi Kollana

665

99.995748

Odisha

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First Published On : 04 Jun 2018 02:27 PM IST

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