NEET Topper: Do you want to know who topped NEET in 2018, 2017 and 2016? You have come to the right place where you can get a list of the NEET Toppers for previous years. It will be really helpful if you know who was the topper so that you can take some advice from them and implement some in your NEET preparation. Go through the NEET Topper interview and find out what they do differently than you. So that you can take some inspiration and you do much better than them. Learn from them, work hard and your name will also come among the list of NEET toppers 2019.
In this article, you can find who was the All India Rank (AIR) – 1 for the NEET exam conducted the year 2018,2017 and 2016. Also, read what they have to say to all those who are preparing for NEET 2019.
We have arranged the list of NEET Topper from 2018 to 2016.
- 2018 – Kalpana Kumari (a girl from Bihar) was the NEET topper.
- 2017 – Navdeep Singh (a boy from Punjab) was the NEET topper.
- 2016 – Het Shah (a boy from Gujrat) was the NEET topper.
Read further to know about them and what they said in their NEET topper interview.
NEET Topper 2018
Here is a short summary of the NEET Topper 2018
|Schooling||Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Sheohar, Bihar|
She is not only the topper of NEET but she also topped the Bihar School Examination Board. She used to travel frequently from her home Sheohar to Delhi (which is around 1,065 KM) just to ask some doubts. Every day she used to spend around 12-13 hours for NEET Preparation. Her teachers recommended her to take as many mock tests as possible so that she learns how to not repeat the mistakes. Her hobbies are to play Badminton but she never played during her preparation time.
From her childhood, she wanted to become a doctor and now she is so close to fulfilling her dreams. Her new goal is to pursue MBBS and then MS in Cardiology. Her first preference is AIIMS, New Delhi while the second preference is Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi. Here is what Kalpana has to say to all the NEET Aspirants – “Work hard as much as you can with full dedication and never lose hope.”
NEET Topper 2017
Here is a short summary of the NEET Topper 2017:
|Schooling||Shivalik Public Senior Secondary School, Muktsar, Punjab|
Navdeep Singh secured a perfect 10 CGPA in Class 10. Navdeep took coaching for NEET entrance examination from Helix Institute, Chandigarh. His hobbies are playing Cricket. He recommends students to not to engage in Social Media. Although, it seems a huge sacrifice he claims that it is very less when he compares with sacrifices made by his mother. He is thankful to his parents and teachers.
NEET Topper 2016
Here is a short summary of the NEET Topper 2016:
|Schooling||Maa Bharti School, Punjab|
Het Shah also bagged the AIIMS AIR – 4 title. In class 12 examinations, he scored 96.5 percent in PCB stream while overall he scored 94.2%. Not only this, but he also secured AIR – 6 in KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana). He started going for coaching classes from Class 11th. He claims that 2 years are enough to crack the NEET Exam. Every day, he used to study for 5-6 hours and 6 hours in coaching classes as well as school. His hobbies are listening to contemporary music and reading some fiction novels.
What Het Shah has to say to NEET Aspirants: His advice to all the NEET aspirants is “Hard work is very important. One needs to remain focused while preparing for exams.” He further says that “It is important to have clear basic concepts. Many candidates expect complex questions in entrance tests. This is not true. Most problems are based on core concepts. Aspirants must read NCERT books thoroughly, before studying anything else.” He was interested in pursuing Neurosurgery.
As you can see all the NEET Toppers have put their hard work in their preparation. They also advise taking NEET mock tests and NEET Previous Year Mock Tests. It will help you in realizing where are you weak and what you need to improve. As you can see how much effort Kalpana has to put just to take coaching classes or ask doubts. We are trying to erase the barriers that our students are facing in education. We want to create a world where any student can learn from his/her smartphone. That’s why we provide mock tests for free so that anybody can take mock tests. If you are also a NEET Aspirant then we suggest that you at least give it a try.
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