It was a matter of pride for the Rayat & Bahra Group of Institutes when its 10 students cleared the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2014 exam. The top score achieved by the RBGI students being 710 with 99.29 percentile and lowest being 392 with 90 percentile. Mr. Gurvinder S. Bahra, Chairman, Rayat & Bahra Group of Institutes congratulated the meritorious students and the staff who mentored them for their undeterred efforts. The qualifying students are all from the Mechanical field of Engineering from batch 2009 to 2014. Amarjeet Singh scored 710 with 99.29 percentile, followed by Tajinder Walia with score 0f 685 and 98.86 percentile. Other students too scored well. Giving information Mr. K.C Aggarwal, CD, RBGI said that our faculty has worked really hard to make their students crack this entrance exam which yields an average of 10% of total result. He further added that the fact that this exam is cleared by our 10 students is one of the great achievements by RGBI. As per the information a total of 10,33,625 candidates had registered for GATE 2014 and 8,89,156 candidates (86.02%) had appeared for the exam all over the country. Out of which only 16.84% of students qualified the exam. The qualifying percentage includes 1, 49,694 out of which 85,063 are from General category, 42,287 are from OBC (NCL) category, 17,085 from Schedule caste, 4,224 from Schedule tribes and 1,035 Persons with Disability. GATE being a national level examination that tests the comprehensive understanding of the candidates in various undergraduate subjects in Engineering/Technology/Architecture and post-graduate level subjects in Science was jointly administered by Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs at Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee).The GATE score is used for admissions to post-graduate programs (eg. M.E., M.Tech, direct Ph.D.) in Indian institutes of higher education with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies. The score is also used by many Public Sector Undertakings for employment screening purposes.
|S. no.||Name||GATE Score||Percentile|
|1.||AMARJEET SINGH HEERA||710||99.29|