25 Tips and Tricks For Preparation And Crack Gate 2019 Examination
The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an All-India examination conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, on behalf of the National Coordinating Board – GATE, Department of Education, Ministry of Human Resources Development ( MHRD ), Government of India.
The objective of GATE is to identify meritorious and motivated candidates for admission to Postgraduate Programs in engineering at the National Level. To serve as benchmark for normalization of the Undergraduate Engineering Education in the country.
Tips and Tricks for GATE 2019 Aspirants
1. First collect all the Information about GATE Examination and its Importance-
Gate examination is conducted by various IITs and the gate score would be useful to take admission for Higher Education as well as for Government Jobs. Basic information will motivate you as well as you will get idea about the level of the difficulty.
Syllabus for gate examination is given by IITs. Before starting for preparation goes through syllabus so that you can decide what to study. If you see the syllabus, more than 90% content is same as curriculum.
GATE 2017 Syllabus for Mechanical Engineering – ME
3. Start your preparation at a right time:
You must start it during final year of your B.tech. If you are much determined for GATE, then you can manage your classes and projects
accordance with your preparation. Remember you can pass your semester with mere efforts, but cracking GATE will require huge
4. Collect previous year solved questions papers
Collect the previous year’s question paper so that you will get idea about exam pattern and exactly what type questions were asked in exam.
6. Make rough plan to cover up the entire Chapter.
7. Preparation strategy
Everybody has their own study method or style, so preparation strategies for individual may be different. It’s totally depending upon the subject that you feel hard or easy to understand. According to this, allow time to prepare hard subject more. You should manage this complexity with time.
8. Join Coaching Classes if Possible.
In India there are lots of Gate Coaching centers and classes are available. Before joining any classes check out reputation and success stories of toppers who joined the same coaching classes.
9. Collect High quality Gate Notes and Gate Preparation Books
You can use Made easy notes, Gate forum notes,S.K. Mondal notes or any other notes which are easy to understand. Ready-made notes will help you for preparing effectively within less time. There are some special Gate preparation books like Gk Publication, RK Konodia which combine all important gate subjects in one book.
10. Choose best books-Use Standard authors book for separate subject.
First start with your favorite subject. Choose a standard text book for that. Remember that local books (university books) do not have that
much of concept building as Standard text books (i.e. reference books). Besides, university books are confined to a specified syllabus only. Some topics/chapters may be omitted in those books. You should start choosing and reading standard books from first day of your college.
11. While studying chapter keep asking yourself following question like “what”, “why”, “how”. –
This small trick wills helpful to clear your concept in all aspects.
12. Prepare your own Notes after referring all standard Data and Notes –
While reading from standard references, make handwritten notes which comprise concepts and problem solving methods. These notes will help you in the last days of examination for a quick review.
13. Problem solving skills and concept building
For a decent score you need to learn all basic concepts and solving numerical problems. Both can be developed while reading from standard
text books. However, problem practicing cannot be done through these books as they contain subjective questions only. Way to problem practicing is explained in next step.
14. Try to Solve Question from previous question papers or standard books.
Try to solve as many problems as possible from different book as well as try to find more and more tricks.
Mock tests are demo of gate examination which give you pre-experience of gate Examination pattern. Conduct self tests based on various chapters. Continue the self tests and try to achieve a very good score.
Problem practicing is very important for scoring well in GATE. You can learn while solving. Some concepts can be best developed through practicing problems only. There should be a variety of questions in practice which covers whole breadth of the syllabus. In other words, try to solve problems on every topic. Besides, problems should be standardized which match the level of GATE.
Many books are available in the market for practicing, but most of them are not much useful as they contain repeated questions and level of questions is also not so good. Though some of them are really good, you have to choose one at your own. Moreover, try to solve previous year GATE papers; they will actually help you knowing level of the GATE.
17. Keep Revising the Content
One month before the examination you should start revising the course as many times as possible so that on the day before the exam you will be prepared enough to crack the exam. In the revision stage concentrate more on the selected topics.
18. Focus On Unit Conversion:
Units Of Physical quantities are important to solve problems. You should give more focus On Unit Conversion. If you fail to Unit adjustment then problem wont gonna solve.
19. Prepare Your Small Pocket Formulas Dairy and keep it with you:
Stay focused on what you want to achieve keep your goals, ambitions, dreams in your mind and avoids distractions. If you
feel less motivated, think of the things you can achieve if you were studying at the IITs.
21. Be Confident and keep patient!
22. Do not waste time on other things such as things out of syllabus and Difficult Areas.
23. Group Study-
Group study has some advantages like by discussing any concept can be understand easily than reading. If possible then prefer Group study for Preparation of Gate.
24. Ask to Experts-
If you not able to understand any concepts then ask to Experts, faculty, teachers or friends.
25. Secret to crack Gate Exam:
Keep Your Fundamental or basic concepts Always Clear.
These Gate tips and tricks are applicable to all branches like cse,civil, ee, ece, eee . However, only your efforts would make you succeed.