37 Navodayans Qualified in the IIT-JEE -Thanks Dakshana Foundation!

Dakshana’s 2011 Topper is Bhrugupati Hansda, with an IIT-JEE All-India ST rank of 15

An additional 25 Dakshana Scholars were successful in their 2nd IIT-JEE attempt. Since 2009, 271 Dakshana Scholars have cracked the IIT-JEE!

PUNE, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Dakshana Foundation is pleased to announce that its third batch of JNV Dakshana Scholars came through with flying colors and did exceedingly well in the IIT-JEE 2011.

A total of 50 Dakshana Scholars were prepped for free by Dakshana for two years at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) Bengaluru using classroom lectures. Of these, 37 qualified in the IIT-JEE merit list – a 74% success rate! In 2010 and 2009, our success rate was 31% and 21% respectively. Dakshana’s founder, Mohnish Pabrai, commented, “We are singularly focused on continuous improvement in all our methods and processes. This is reflected in the exceptional 74% rate. We are relentlessly focused on fine-tuning our scholar selections and IIT-JEE preparation methodology.”

Dakshana’s topper was Bhrugupati Hansda from Mayurbhanj district in Odisha. Bhrugupati secured an IIT-JEE All-India ST rank of 15. His mother is illiterate and his father is retired with a monthly pension of Rs. 3000 ($67). In second place is Sunaram Tudu from Keonjhar district in Odisha. Sunaram secured an IIT-JEE All-India ST rank of 18. With five siblings and a single impoverished father (his mother passed away) barely eking out Rs. 1000 a month as a farmer, Sunaram had a very tough childhood. Right on his heels is Arun Prabhakaran from Ernakulam district in Kerala. Arun secured an IIT-JEE All-India SC rank of 19. Arun’s father is a laborer earning Rs. 3000 a month, typically. We salute all our Dakshana scholars for their diligence and perseverance.

For list of Dakshana Scholars check http://www.dakshana.org  

To read more click on the link: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20110525007154/en/Dakshana-Foundation-Announces-74-JNV-Dakshana-Scholars

Thanks Dakshana Foundation for helping Navodayans to Achieve their goal…

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9 thoughts on “37 Navodayans Qualified in the IIT-JEE -Thanks Dakshana Foundation!

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  3. Veerendra

    COngrtas all my fellow navodayan…for cracking the IIT JEE

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  5. atul singh

    hey i also wanna be like u

  6. plz help me to know that if a student have given dakshina exams &unfortunately not qualified but she qualified same yr jee mains exam is she elligible for dakshina……………
    plz post ans on my email


    sir, I am the student of 12th class and don’t read in JNV. May i apply for this selection test i belong to budaun in U.P. state Where i have to give exam of this scholarship.plz tell me

  8. tanjil athar

    My future

  9. kumar muravath

    hello sir i am very happy that i was also selected for dhakshana program

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