Staff Reporter

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Candidates who appeared for the engineering/ medical entrance examinations from the CBSE stream have made their presence felt in the two rank lists that were released here on Monday. In the medical stream, 9,906 of the 10,228 CBSE candidates who wrote the examination found a place on the rank list.

In the top 1,000 ranks, there are 426 candidates from the CBSE stream.

On the engineering rank list, the performance of these candidates is even better.

Of the 18,032 candidates from the stream who wrote the entrance examination, 14,644 were placed on the rank list. There are 540 candidates from this stream on the top 1,000 list.

In the engineering stream, 41,307 of the 72,475 candidates from the State Plus Two category who wrote the examination found a place on the rank list.

There are 381 candidates from this stream on the top 1,000 list.

From the VHSE Kerala category, there are no candidates on the top 1,000 list; 368 out of the 1,086 candidates from this stream who wrote the examination figure on the rank list.

Of the 1,540 candidates from the ICSE stream who wrote the examination, 1,226 figure on the rank list, and 62 on the top 1,000 list. From the HSE/VHSE streams outside Kerala, there are six candidates who have found a place among the top 1,000 ranks.

In the medical stream, the maximum numbers of candidates who figure in the top 1,000 ranks are from the State higher secondary stream — 518. Of the 48,622 candidates from this stream who wrote the examination, 40,867 figure on the rank list. Of the 734 candidates from the ICSE stream who wrote the examination, 695 figure on the rank list, and 45 on the top 1,000 list.

There is only one candidate from the VHSE stream among the top 1,000 ranks. Of the 997 candidates who wrote the examination, 612 figure on the rank list.

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