Suraj Singh Thakur, a fourth year BTech student of KIIT University has bagged the fourth position in the recently announced result of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE), 2013.
Two other classmates of Thakur, Parikshit Prasad and Bhuban Singh, secured 21st and 23rd rank respectively. While over 250 students of the university cleared the prestigious GATE, four are among the top 100 rank-holders.
That apart, BTech students have also received 34 call letters from different IIMs bringing joy to the university. Some students have received admission offers from as many as seven IIMs. KIIT Founder Achyuta Samanta congratulated the students for their excellent performance.