Army helps 16 Manipuri students clear JEE Main exam

A total of 16 students from Bishenpur in Manipur were able to clear the first leg of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) with the help of the Army, officials said on Tuesday.

For 19-year-old Kumar Sanjay Singh, the son of a self-employed mechanic struggling to make ends meet, and several others like him living in a small hamlet of Moirang, becoming an engineering graduate from a renowned institution was only a dream until the Army stepped in.

The Army Company Commander in Bishenpur helped the students clear the JEE Main by convincing the Centre for Social Responsibility and Leadership (CSRL) — a National level educational organisation — to come to Manipur and select students for coaching.

The JEE, an engineering entrance examination conducted for admission to various engineering colleges across the nation, includes two different examinations — JEE Main and JEE Advanced. The students who qualify JEE Main can appear for the JEE Advanced examination.

“Having realised the far-reaching benefits to society by meeting the aspirations of the youth through better opportunities in education and vocation, the Army wholeheartedly took to the idea.

“It organised and undertook a screening process with assistance from experts at CSRL to select suitable candidates from all over Manipur and from a pool of 150 students from various schools, 18 were considered for the programme,” the Army said in a release.

The preparation included a comprehensive coaching programme at the CSRL institute in Guwahati, arrangements for which were coordinated by the Army.

On May 20, these students will appear for the JEE Advanced Examinations.

Source: morungexpress

Resonance Eduventures Ltd. A premiere coaching institute in the field of Engineering, Medical, Commerce and Law.

ResoNite Pawan Goyal, maintaining the league, secures AIR 6 with highest marks 350/360 in JEE (Mains) 2018.


Admission open for Academic Session 2018-19 for class 5th to 12th. To Apply now, click here

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s