169 students across six centers of Oil India Limited (OIL)'s Super-30 project crack JEE Advance 2020-2021
All the 169 students across six centers of Oil India Limited (OIL)’s Super 30 project -- a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative of OIL
DIBRUGARH: All the 169 students across six centers of Oil India Limited (OIL)'s Super 30 project -- a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative of OIL -- have cracked the JEE Mains 2020- 21; out of which a total of 101 students have qualified in JEE Advance 2020- 21 for admission to the IITs and other prestigious institutes of our country.
The commendable success rate was achieved across the six centres of OIL Super-30 based in Guwahati, Jorhat, Dibrugarh, Nagaon, Itanagar and Jodhpur which are wholly supported by OIL and is implemented by the CSRL (Centre for Social Responsibility and Leadership' OIL).
This year also marks the 10th year of the OIL Super 30 project empowering the brilliant minds of the underprivileged section of society. To mark the occasion and also to congratulate the 101 students who have qualified for the IITs this year, an interactive session with the students was held with Sushil Chandra Mishra, CMD, OIL, Pankaj Kumar Goswami, Director (Operations), Prasanta Borkakoty, RCE and other senior officials of OIL. The session was also attended by N K Bharali, Director General, CSRL and Krishnamurti Singh, Director (Operations), CSRL.
During the interaction, S C Mishra, CMD, OIL congratulated the students for making it to premier institutes like IITs, NIITs, medical colleges, etc. He also adorned the role of CSRL as a project implementing partner for toiling hard and inspiring the students to achieve excellence.
Oil India Super 30 project is one of the CSR initiatives of the company focusing on providing 11- months of completely free residential coaching in Engineering; Medical to the meritorious students belonging to underprivileged sections of the society and helping them by providing an opportunity to fulfil their dream of securing admissions in premier institutes of the country.
In the engineering batch of 2019-20, a total of 170 students have enrolled; out of which, 164 students secured admissions in various engineering colleges making it a 96% success rate across six centres. 64 students have only secured admissions in IITs (A group engineering colleges), 90 students in NITs (B category engineering colleges) and the rest 10 students in other state engineering colleges.
Whereas, in the medical batch of 2019-20, a total of 30 students were enrolled out of Which 29 students qualified in NEET. Thereafter in the first counselling of NEET, 21 students have secured admission in MBBS colleges; one student got admission in AIIMS Guwahati.
Since the inception of the OIL Super 30 programmes in 2010-11, Oil India Limited has supported a total of 1,335 students in engineering entrance examinations; out of which, 1,060 students have successfully secured admissions into various Engineering colleges (admissions for 169 numbers of students from the batch of 2020- 21 is under process).
Also to date, 301 nos. of students have got admissions to various IITs."Also under the project since 2018-19 sessions, a total of 80 students have been supported for medical entrance examinations; out of which, 39 have secured admissions in MBBS (admissions for 30 students from the batch of 2020-21 is under process).