“The beginning is always today.” -Mary Shelley
For an average student long sitting studying is the most difficult part of time-management. But there is nothing in life which comes through an easy way. It is all about values, if you have a desire for something to achieve you have to be honest and try sincerely! And yes there is no doubt, at the end you will love the result and the time you spent on it.
“Having a desire to crack the GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) and knocking the door of PSUs, IITs & IIMs is the only DREAM of every engineer in India, but the truth is very less aspirants who realize it and start properly for it.”
2. Selection of Resources
“First step towards your goal is to choose the resources wisely.” -Anonymous
Be careful while selecting text books, guide books, references and test papers. Always consult with experienced persons before buying or referring a book or a learning resource for preparation. A quick survey on internet and discussions with your seniors will always help to choose the best suitable text books for GATE preparation and GATE Online Mock Tests as gate is going to be online from 2016. Along with coaching or self study you are doing for GATE, You need to ensure that you get tested among a large pool of sincere GATE aspirants; this will give you feedback about your preparation among peers. GATEOnlineTest.com’s series.gateonlinetest.com is robust testing and analysis platform identical to actual frame work of GATE 2017 online examination.
3. Study Planner
“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” -Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Preparation cannot be stable and consistent unless you prepare a study plan from today till examination. Take a look at the gate past papers and understand what strategy of preparation needs to be applied or to plan. Analyze the focus areas of subjects as per your branch and the status of command you have on the subjects. Always keep 3-4 copies of GATE 2018 syllabus handy with you and plan your timetable strictly as per the syllabus only. If you are opting for gate coaching than take advice of your seniors and teachers as discussion and survey always helps in choosing the best coaching.
4. Notes & Revision
Remember study notes are your best friend while preparing for GATE. They always help while you revise your subjects topic-wise. Reminds you on every stage that where you have to focus and concentrate based on the concepts and fundamentals with the help of Key note & key points you have highlighted in them.
5. Doubt Removal
“Our doubts are traitors, and make us lose the good we oft might win, by fearing to attempt.” -William Shakespeare
The most important aspect of aspirant for preparation is removal of doubts. Take expert advice with your teachers to remove any doubt identified while preparing notes and revisions. Also the question papers on our GATE Online Test Series are provided with detailed solutions which help you to overcome the doubts in particular question and help you understand the concept or the problem solving approach.
6. Practice Makes Men Perfect
“No Preparation is complete without ‘PRACTICE’.”
Once you are done with the topic or subject revision. Get yourself on board for assessment and analysis of your topic/subject preparation with www.series.gateonlinetest.com where you will get Topic wise & Subject wise Online Tests prepared by GATE Experts of India, In last you will also be provided full syllabus GATE Mock Test to Prepare you in the best way for those 3 critical life changing hours, that too in the real time mode on exact GATE Online Test Pattern.
7. Time Management and Self Management
“The key is in not spending time, but in investing it.” -Stephen R. Covey
It is easy to read and right Time Management and it always sounds like an easy job but is a very complex task to follow. The time-management and self management plays a vital role to prepare for any competition. You need to prepare a time-line for your preparation this will help you to organize your routine with your studies. Our GATE Online Test Series gives an opportunity to test your preparation in time bounded manner.
8. Last but not least; Confidence is most important
“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” -Norman Vincent Peale
It is not tough to crack GATE! All you need is Commitment and Dedication towards you GATE 2017 Preparation.
9. Relax and Appear in GATE 2018
As GATE 2017 approaches, you are now ready for exam. Be calm; take a sound sleep before examination day. Remember to take care of your diet. Nutrition is very important to keep yourself patience and clam. The right food and drink will energize your body and will improve your alertness to sustain through the long examination hours.