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All gates are not always open. Some gates are hard to get through. When it comes to the Btech and its entrance examination GATE means exactly as said above. GATE examination is not always open to everyone. GATE exams are sometimes hard to get through. The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering mostly abbreviated as GATE is an entrance examination or qualifying examination which is conducted for undergraduate in Btech and some other science streams in order to consider them for admission towards Master’s program and getting recruited towards some public sector companies. Since the number of engineering colleges in our country are greater than the leaves in the trees of a botanical garden, the number of engineering graduates are also high. Hence the number of aspirants who appear for the GATE examination will be also high. You need amazing skills to crack the GATE examination with an impeccable score to get more offers related to admission and job. Let us look into the top skills to crack the GATE examination in its first attempt itself.
Mastering the Problem-Solving Skills
Since the engineering is a subject unlike of a literature subject or law subject you need problem solving skills in order to crack the GATE examination. In a law subject or a literary subject like Hindi or English you can elaborate the theory you studied and make your points clear subjectively. No one questions you. An individual freedom of thinking and expressing is there. But engineering is a one-way path. Either you are in the correct path or in the wrong path. There are no other options. There is no subjective scope of answering. Engineering is subject where it gives more importance to the practical side rather than the theory side. So, the problems related to the theory will be asked in GATE examination you have to find out the correct answer of the questions to crack the GATE examination. The questions will be in objective mode so that your answers should be.
Skill of Excluding the Alike unwanted
The main problem created by the GATE examination is that when you solve the question to its final form, and look for answers every answer may look alike but they are not. The one who achieved the skill of neglecting the alike unwanted may excel in the examination and crack it in the very first attempt. In order to crack the neglecting the alike unwanted you need to be accurate and precise in your calculation. The science streams which require measurement calculation cannot obtain cent percent accuracy. The cent percent accuracy in calculation or measurement is something which cannot be obtained or can be said as a holy grail in search for. Calibrations will always be there in any calculation and measurements. So, when you take approximation in your calculation make sure that the approximation is widely accepted in general or as provided in the question itself. For understanding the accepted calibrations go through the previous year question paper and its accepted solution set. So be precise in your calculation by using the accepted approximation and acquire the skill of neglecting the alike unwanted and crack the GATE examination with impeccable scores indeed.
Mastering the Lightning Speed
Speed is everything in this fastest moving world. The right thing that’s has not been delivered in the right time is considered as a waste. When you approach a court for a redressal regarding the dispute among you and your brother, if the court settles the dispute after your death and your brother’s death the redressal may become useless. That is the Indian judicial system is based on the great philosophy that justice delayed is justice denied. So, when you appear for the GATE examination, you have to grab the lightening speed or unless the answers you find the exam may become useless. The answers should adhere to the maximum permitted time to complete one question or otherwise no one in the recruiting board will appreciate your delayed problem-solving skill. It is always considered on par with the problem-solving skill that your ability of solving it in seconds. How fast you solve that fast you crack the exam.
In Touch with the Subject
Most of the students may appear for the exam after one year of gap or some other jobs etc. Get in touch with the subjects, methodology and techniques are important. Where ever you go how long you take a break the subject you studied and subject you want to appear for the GATE examination should be in touch with you. You have to be equipped with the latest trends of the subject. If you are not updated that means your outdated. Don’t be an outdated guy when you appear for the GATE examination with the updated guys. Revising the subject, you studied in graduation frequently will help you to be in touch with the subject. If you feel necessary get a coaching or training from the existing tutors who are there in the track of being with the subjects. Studying it again will never make you down rather it will lift you again to the greater heights.
Attempt as much as Mock Tests.
Mock test doesn’t mock at you. Attempting the mock tests as much as possible is an inevitable factor to crack the GATE examination. Appearing for the mock examination will reduce the tension and stiffness when you appear for the examination in real. Not only that it will make you adhere to the latest trends of the examination new techniques and help you to save a lot of time while answering. Your brain will automatically read and be prepared to solve the question by selecting the appropriate methodology for that. So, attempt as much as mock tests available and count your time taken to solve the entire test and evaluate yourself. The constant evaluation will help you to track your progress and it will increase your confidence.
Form a Perfect Strategy for Preparation
Last but not least form a perfect strategy for the preparation of the GATE examination. The strategy will help you to cover the syllabus in the available time. The time and syllabus are always a dilemma among the students. One who finds the better solution to balance the time and syllabus will crack the examination. Form a perfect strategy that suits you. Make importance and weightage for the areas that you need to give and exclude the areas that you are strong in. Analyse the previous year question papers and find out what are the frequently asked areas and give more importance for that. Manage your time effectively according to the priorities you encounter and crack the GATE examination in the very first attempt itself.
Like Sachin said in his retirement speech, make sure you found no shortcuts. There are no shortcuts towards success. Work hard work smart. Make your priorities form a strategy and find some good study materials will all help you to crack the examination in the very first attempt itself. GATE examination is just a qualifying examination. Adhere to the qualities said above to crack the examination. If you are an ongoing graduate, try to acquire skills as said above to crack the GATE examination in the very near future itself. Enrol to Entri for so many skills and cracking techniques. Keep studying Keep winning.