GATE 2020 PREPARATION TIPS
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GATE is not an exam where one has to mug up every possible thing. It is a technical exam, having knowledge of a few tricks and tips to solve the questions easily and also saving time is necessary. Joining a coaching center is not the only option available to crack the exam.
Go through GATE Syllabus and exam pattern before start preparing for the exam. Being familiar with the syllabus is half of the battle is won. Knowing the syllabus will also help in determining the weightage of each topic for the preparation of GATE 2020.
There is no single book that is sufficient for the studies. However, 2 or 3 books are sufficient, depending on the subject. Start with one book and then if you have any doubts, then move on to some other book. There are plenty of books that are available in the market but not all of them are required for the preparation. You should not select each and every book suggested by experts and toppers for the GATE preparation. Check GATE Recommended Books
A full daily plan of the scheduled studying hours must be made to know how much to cover daily. Studying is a disordered manner will pay nothing to the candidates. This will make the students regular and punctual about their studies. A proper study plan also helps in a better arrangement of the study hours and organizing the preparation process.
GATE Practice Papers will help the candidates to identify the important topics and their weightage for that particular paper. The practice papers and mock tests help the aspirants in familiarizing them with the pattern of questions and gain speed & precision required to score well in the exam. Candidates can download GATE previous year question papers and section-wise sample papers from here – Download Here.
There are some common distractions such as relationships, family problems, mobile games and social media websites that aspirants face while preparing for the exams. Divert your attention away from everything test-related. Whatever it is you do to relax, do it but avoid consuming alcohol or smoking. Hydrate yourself to stay healthy and fresh.
Keeping in mind that various aspirants start their preparation in the last 3 – 4 months. We have prepared Preparation Schedule and Preparation Tips for all the papers. Candidates can check the preparation tips and Preparation schedule for the respective streams for which they have applied in GATE 2020.
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Ques. From which subject I should start my preparation?
Ans. In the starting, the first important thing is that should have your focus in the preparation only. So that you should start from the easy subject which you can easily remember this will help you to build your confidence level. If you choose the difficult subject it may ruin for confidence level which will later impact on your preparation strategies.
Ques. How many hours should I dedicate to my studies?
Ans. It depends upon your preparation. If you have done your subjects well during college time then you may study for 3 - 4 hours. If you are beginner then the extra effort will be needed.
Ques. Is it enough to prepare from a single book?
Ans. It depends on the subject, some subjects can be prepared well from one book. But the GATE Syllabus is such vast that some subjects syllabus is not covered by the single book. There you need various books for your preparation.
Ques. How much time is needed to complete the Syllabus?
Ans. It also depends on you and your preparation. If have give exam earlier also then you can prepare for it in 3 – 4 months. If You are a beginner then you may take up to 6 - 7 months for your preparations.
Ques. From which material I should Prepare?
Ans. You can use the following material for preparations:
She says while preparing doesn't transform into a machine who generally talks about exam only. Study on planned schedules. The first study from the basic engineering book then Buy Arihant book corresponding to your branch for your preparation. Click here for more GATE preparation tips from Shalini.
He said that he didn’t take any coaching classes. He just studied core 4-5 subjects very well. He also used various online study material available at that time. Click here for more Preparation strategy tips from Rabindra.
He says try to focus on core subjects. Try to solve prepare the topics that are frequently asked. Take as many as a mock test as possible. Clear your concepts in which you are weak. Read his preparation strategy click here.
It is necessary to pay attention to coaching classes and then revise all the things you have learned here at home. Follow this practice regularly to score well in the exam. Make proper notes and highlight important notes. This practice will help you in revising all the important topics before the exam. Click here for more information on the preparation of GATE.
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