Becoming the JEE Topper is a dream for many. Still, few attain it; amongst them is ALLEN Career Institute’s classroom student Mridul Agarwal.
ALLENite Mridul Agarwal has scored the highest ever percentage in the IIT-JEE entrance exam. Out of lakhs of students who appeared for one of the most prestigious exams in India, Mridul has topped the chart by scoring 348 out of 360 marks and 96.66 percent in JEE Advanced 2021.
He has authenticated that if you genuinely desire something, you will always find a way. Mridul obtained AIR-1 in JEE Main 2021. He scored 300 out of 300 marks and a 100 percentile in the March attempt, while he achieved 100 percentile in the February attempt.
I have been a part of ALLEN’s Academic System for four wonderfully enlightening years. The competitive environment has a huge role in shaping my preparation. I aimed to attain 100 percentile, which I achieved in JEE Main. With my hard work and determination, I earned an incredible feat in JEE-Advanced. During my preparation, I planned my studies by setting a target and making it a point to achieve it. Apart from the coaching, I devoted about 6 to 8 hours daily to self-study, said Mridul.
Mridul aspires to join IIT Bombay and become a Computer Software Engineer. He utilized the time during the lockdown period and studied from home through ALLEN’s online classes. During the online classes, he interacted with the faculties and cleared his doubts.
Based on his creative skills, he wants to begin a start-up. His father, Pradeep Agarwal, is an Accounts Manager in a private firm, and his mother, Pooja Agarwal, is a homemaker. Throughout the year, he got motivation from his mother and teachers. He enjoys watching movies for recreation.
Mridul secured 98.2 percent in class 10th and 98.66 percent in class 12th. He scored 428 marks in BITSAT along with securing All India Rank-1 in JEE Main. Mridul is an NTSE scholar and has secured an All India Rank 1 in KVPY. He got selected for OCSC Camp for IJSO in class 9 and OCSC Camp for Physics in class 11th and 12th. Also, he has been selected for OCSC Camp for Astronomy in class 12th along with IOQP, IOQC, IOQA, and IOQM.
“It is important to keep faith in oneself. It is not impossible to create or break a record. For this, one has to prepare a strategy and work accordingly. Also, have the utmost trust in your mentors and institute.”- Mridul Agarwal.