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CFAL students top JEE Advanced examination 2018 in Mangalore

Navaneesha Topper in D.K district, Shreesha G Bhat Second Topper Both the toppers have studied +2 under NIOS.

11 CFAL students qualified in JEE ADVANCED 2018

CFAL has the first and second rank in D.K district  in the prestigious entrance examination JEE Advanced 2018. Navaneesha is the first rank holder in  D.K district (AIR- 406) and Shreesha G Bhat is the second rank holder in the district (AIR-851).

JEE-Main and JEE-Advanced are the two stages involved with the selection process of Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT). Out of around 10.44 lac students who appeared for JEE-main this year, around 2.3 lac students were selected to write JEE-advanced 2018. Among them 1.55 lac wrote the exam on May 20, and 18,138 students have qualified in all categories. The merit list of qualified candidates is one third compared to last year. The drop in the number of qualified students is from 50,455 last year to 18,138. The minimum subject-wise score is 12 for general category with an aggregate of 126 and merely 8,664 candidates made the cut in general category as compared to 23,390 last year.

Performance in this examination forms the basis for admission into bachelors, integrated masters, and dual degree programmes (entry at 10+2 level) in the IITs and Indian School of Mines (ISM). A total of 11,279 seats are available in 23 IIT’s and ISM. Apart from IIT’s, IISc Bangalore, the Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER);Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Rae Bareli; Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy, Visakhapatnam; and the Indian Institute of space science and technology, Thiruvananthapuram, will also admit students based on their scores in the JEE (Advanced).


Since its inception in 2009, Centre for Advanced Learning (CFAL) has been bringing tremendous success to the Mangalore region. With over 106 of its students having been selected for IIT entrance exams from 2011 to 2018, CFAL has consistently had the highest student selection from Mangaluru.

CFAL training comprises over 1,400 hours of classroom training, unique course material, periodic tests and mock exams spread over two years. Constant monitoring and mentoring by experienced and dedicated teachers, uncompromising academic quality and individual attention students get, have contributed to this phenomenal success. CFAL teaches maths and science to students in a fun and interesting manner enabling children to lay a solid foundation. With this strong foundation, students are able to ace in highly competitive math and science exanimations.

FYI:  IITs earmark 14% special quota for girls from 2018.  800 more seats have been created specially for female candidates to improve gender balance in IITs.  The board approved a quota of supernumerary (over and above the actual intake) seats for women in a phased manner, reaching up to 20% by 2026.

CFAL is located in Bejai- Kapikad, Mangalore.

Contact Information : 9845737120 / 9740939374 ,

Present at the press meet:

Ms. Severine Rosario, Program Coordinator, Centre for Advanced Learning (CFAL)

Mr. Vijay Moras, Program Coordinator, Centre for Advanced Learning (CFAL)

Navaneesha & Shreesha  (Selected students)