The season of entrances examinations has begun and the much talked about DU Joint Admission Test 2016 is just around the corner. With thousands of applicants and limited seats the competition is going to be ferocious!
It takes a lot of hard work to prepare for entrance exams but along with hard work, knowing some tips and tricks can only benefit your preparation. Remember, cracking an entrance exam is not just about hard work but about doing your better than the rest. Here are some tips and tricks to help you crack the DU JAT entrance with ease.
Plan an exam strategy
Planning the way, you attempt the questions can come in handy. This is important specially when the time is limited. You may not have to approach the question paper the way it is intended to be. The best way to plan the strategy is by learning about your strengths and weaknesses. Attempt the sections you are good at and leave the rest for later. After all an entrance is all about playing your strengths and sailing through your weaknesses.
Don’t just shoot
Examiners have a tendency to play with questions and their options and ultimately trapping the students. So read the questions cautiously and with utmost concentration before answering them. Do not attempt questions in which you are not sure of the right choice, negative marking will lower your final score.
Practice, Practice and Practice
Try to solve previous years question papers. This way you’ll understand the examination pattern as well as the difficulty level. Try to time yourself when practising mock tests. The key to crack any entrance is by being fast and accurate.
General Knowledge is the maker or breaker
The general knowledge is one such section that requires the least amount of time and helps you score. But that’s only when you have stellar business knowledge. Students generally avoid the hassle of going through the daily newspapers and hence, have poor knowledge about the latest events. Since, the time left is less try going through sites like Jagran Josh for important current events. It is also observed that the general knowledge section usually has a lot of questions from business awareness. Learning about various companies, their logos, taglines and brand ambassadors would be the icing on the cake.
Control your excitement and anxiety
Keeping yourself and your mind calm and healthy is usually neglected during the examinations which can have adverse effects. It is recommended to not study anything new a day before the exam. Try to keep your mind fresh and stress yourself out, it curbs your rational thinking power.
Time to revise
Complete your exam in such a manner that you have at least 10 to 15 minutes in the end to revise your answers. Always make a point to revise the Quantitative aptitude and the Logical aptitude sections. You may tend to make a mistake in those questions.
Do not lose your spirits
It may happen at times that the question paper might not be as you would have expected it to be. It could be tricky, tough or something just out of the blue. At such point of time do not lose your heart, instead accumulate all your energy and give your best in the examination. Remember, a competitive entrance exam is not about scoring the highest, it is about doing better than the rest. When the paper is tough it is tough for everyone. In such a situation keep your calm do your best and excel with flying colors.
Now, that you have the tips and tricks to crack the DU Joint Admission Test 2016 exam handy I am sure you’ll crack it with ease. These tips worked out for me, I hope they work out for you as well. Wishing you the very best for your entrance.