Mumbai, Feb 13, 2013 : Sachin Tendulkar and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan visited 12 year old child prodigy Satyam. Satyam became the youngest child to clear the IIT-JEE exam.
However, Satyam is not happy with his rank and revealed he would appear for the exam to attain a better rank.
Satyam belongs from Bhojpur district in Bihar. He has attended the government-run primary school in Bakhorpur.
The following procedure will be used for selecting 1,50,000 candidates who will be eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced)- 2013 based on their performance in JEE (Main) -2013.
50.5% of the 1,50,000 (75,750 candidates) will be taken from the top rankers of the Common Merit List (CML) of JEE (Main). 27% (40,500), 15% (22,500) and 7.5% (11,250) candidates will be taken from the top rankers of the category rank lists of OBC-NCL, SC and ST, respectively.
The candidates figuring in the category rank lists will be those who do not figure in the 75,750 candidates chosen from the CML.