CAT 2020 Preparation Tips, Study plan and Online/Offline Resources
CAT is one of the most competitive aptitude test for admission in
India’s top B Schools taken by over 2 lakh aspirants every year.
Candidates are judged on various parameters like analytical and verbal skills.
Thus a sound preparation is required to get theough pretigious IIMs.
Ramanasri Institute Provides best preparation for our aspirants.
CAT 2020 will be conducted in third week of November 2020.
With only a few months left for the exam aspirants should gear up their preparation game.
As the nation is under lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic, aspirants should not loose their momentum and utilise their time.
CAT Online Preparation is a considered a good medium to prepare in such a situation.
Though some key questions should be kept in mind before drafting a preparation strategy:
How much time is left for CAT 2020?
Is self study enough or coaching is required?
What is the exact pattern and timeline of exam?
How to revise the time table to cover the important topics in the syllabus?
Do you have access to resources and study material for preparation?
Strategies to Ace CAT 2020
Follow CAT 2020 Exam Pattern and Syllabus
Review the outline of all 3 sections : verbal ability and reading comprehension, data interpretation and logical reasoning, quantitative aptitude and find mini mock tests / online tests that are able to target your weakenesses in each section
Do not ignore any section, there are sectional score weightage in selection.
Continuously revise the weak topics.
Decide the Mode of Preparation: Coaching or Self Study
Depending upon the level of candidates preparation and the amount of guidance needed, the mode of preparation should be decided.
If self study is opted, candidates have to be vigilant about the latest updates, right books and material and manage their time accordingly.
If preparation is done with the help of Coaching, choosing the right institute is of utmost importance.
Candidates can also opt for online coaching as a preparation tool. It is a beneficial option for working professionals who cannot find time to attend regular classes.
Break Down the Preparation: Section and Topic Wise
Smart way to prepare for CAT is to adopt a section wise strategy.
There are sectional scores cut offs, hence it is necessary to score well in all 3 sections.
Detailed section wise preparation tips are given down below.
Schedule your Preparation: Make a Time Table
There is no thumb rule in order to prepare the time table. It depends on the candidates level of preparation, strong and weak areas and time needed to prepare each section.
The time table should keep on evolving depending on the time left for the main exam.
Some basic elements should be a part of your schedule-weekly and monthly mock test and revision.
Check the exclusive time table for CAT 2020 preparation provided down below.
Check Preparation Level: Take Mocks and Solve Previous Year Papers
In order to develop the right strategy, candidates need to attempt mock tests at an initial level and solve previous year question papers.
Sectional and full length mock test should be given.
This will help to check the current preparation level and the amount of hard work required.
Practice online mock test, target to practice at least 25-30 Mock Test.