• 5 students from Aakash Institute feature in Top 10; 7 in Top 20; 16 in Top 50; 166 in Top 500 and a whopping 324 in Top 1000 in the General category
• 40 students scored above 700 marks out of 720; 107 students scored more than 690 and 236 students scored 680 plus out of 720
November 09, 2020: In a historic result, a record around 84,230 students from Aakash Institute, the national leader in test preparatory services, have qualified the prestigious NEET Examination 2020, including the National Toppers Soyeb Aftab from Odisha and Akanksha Singh from Delhi, scoring full 720 marks at AIR 01 and AIR 02 respectively, while Tummala Snikitha from Hyderabad at AIR 03 scored 715 marks. Registering one of the best results in the NEET examination in the test preparation sector in India, an impressive feat that speaks volumes of the faculty, curriculum and training at Aakash.
An impressive number of 5 students from Aakash Institute have secured ranks in the Top 10; 7 in Top 20; 16 in Top 50; 166 in Top 500 and a whopping 324 in the Top 1000 in General Category. 69,759 students qualified from classroom program while 14,471 students qualified from Aakash Digital and Distance Learning programs.
This year a number of State toppers are Aakashian’s including Odisha topper Soyeb Aftab (Aakash DLP, AIR 01), Delhi topper Akanksha Singh (Aakash Classroom, AIR 02), Telangana topper Snikitha Tummala (Aakash Classroom, AIR 03), Gujarat topper Maanit Matravadia (Aakash DLP, AIR 10), Uttar Pradesh topper Abhiuday P. Singh (Aakash Classroom, AIR 17), Maharasthra topper Ashish Zantye (Aakash Classroom, AIR 19) and Punjab topper Ishita Garg (Aakash DLP, AIR 24).
Notable students who secured under AIR 50 from the Classroom program of Aakash Institute are Satwik Godara securing AIR 07 from Rohtak, Lakshya Chawla from Gurugram securing AIR 29, Himanshi from Rohtak securing AIR 37, Sayak Biswas from Kolkata securing AIR 44, Parth Kadam from Nasik securing AIR 45 and Alisha Yemen Jindal & Madhur Singhal from Delhi securing AIR 48 & 49 respectively.
The results were announced by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on October 16, 2020.
Commenting on the impressive results, Mr. Aakash Chaudhry, Director and CEO of Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL) said, “Heartiest congratulations to all our students who have performed exceptionally well in the NEET 2020 examination. The credit goes to the hard work put in by our students, proper guidance by the faculty and as well as the quality test preparation imparted at Aakash Institute. I would also like to extend our gratitude to the parents for being a constant support to their children. The students have shown extraordinary grit during last days before NEET exam, studied online with full concentration and focus despite the onslaught of Covid-19. Their dedication towards their passion of becoming a doctor and persistent efforts to achieve the target is now inspirational for lakhs of students including those who remain there in villages and remotest areas of the country. Our quality test preparation is renowned in the industry for preparing students to excel in medical and engineering entrance exams. I wish all the students all the best for their future endeavours.”
The students credited their outstanding performance to the hard work and the excellent coaching provided by Aakash Institute for the examination, which is considered amongst the most competitive in the world. The NEET Exam is applicable for admission to all medical colleges in the country.
A total number of 15.97 lakh candidates registered for NEET examination this year.
Aakash Institute aims to help students in their quest to achieve academic success. It has a centralized in-house process for curriculum and content development and faculty training and monitoring, led by its National Academic Team. Over the years, students from AESL have shown proven selection track record in various Medical & Engineering entrance exams and competitive exams such as NTSE, KVPY, and Olympiads.
About Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL)
Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL) provides comprehensive test preparatory services for students preparing for Medical and Engineering Entrance Examinations, School/Board Exams and Competitive Exams such as NTSE, KVPY, and Olympiads. The “Aakash” brand is associated with quality coaching and a proven student selection track record in various prestigious Medical and Engineering Entrance Examinations, Scholarship exams & Olympiads.
With over 33 years of operational experience in the test preparatory industry with a PAN India network of 205+ Aakash Centers (including franchisee), and a student count of more than 2,50,000, Aakash is the biggest education organisation in India. A subsidiary of the AESL group, Aakash Edutech Pvt Ltd (AEPL) was launched in the year 2020. It comprises two distinct divisions namely, Aakash Digital and Meritnation.