CAT 2017 Exam Notification Released – Important Dates, IIFT Clash, and other details

July 29th, 2017 by

CAT 2017 Exam Notification was released today on the official website. The exam will be held on 26th November 2017 in two slots. It will clash with the IIFT 2017 exam unless something changes. The advertisement will appear in newspapers tomorrow i.e. 30th July. CAT 2017 - Advertisement for tomorrow (30th July) Original on Official CAT 2017 Website CAT 2017 - Important dates Notification Release: July 30, 2017 Registration opens: August 9, 2017 Registration closes: September 20 (5 PM), 2017 Admit Card Issue: October 18, 2017 CAT 2017 Exam: Sunday, November 26, 2017. IIFT Exam is sch


IIFT 2017 – Exam Notification, Important Dates, Process to Apply

July 25th, 2017 by

Admission to MBA(IB) 2018-20 at New Delhi, Kolkata & Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh) ELIGIBILITY Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with 50% marks in Graduation (45% for SC/ST/PWD candidates). Candidate appearing in the final year examination of Graduation can also apply. No age limit. RESERVATION    Seats are reserved as per Government of India rules. The reservations are subject to candidates meeting the admission requirement of the Institute under different categories.  MODE OF ADMISSION  (i) For General/ Res


Free Class for NMAT 2017 to discuss Exam Syllabus, Registration Process, Colleges

July 24th, 2017 by

NMAT is one of the first forms to be released as far as MBA Entrance exams for this season are concerned. As the number of colleges that accept NMAT scores have gone up in the past few years, it makes sense to give this exam a serious thought. Are you planning to attempt the NMAT this year? Are you confused whether to apply or not? Have you applied and then wondering as to how to prepare for NMAT? To answer these questions and many others like there, we will be conducting a free class. Time: 8 PM Date: 27th July (Thursday) Venue: Online This class is free to attend and is


Cube Based Puzzles in Logical Reasoning for CAT Exam Preparation

July 21st, 2017 by

Cubes is one of the most frequently asked puzzle topics in CAT. These puzzles require us to think visually about the puzzle, which makes it somewhat tougher than other type of puzzles. We will discuss the basic concepts of the cube and few things that we would be using is majority of the puzzles related to cubes. Cube related puzzles are asked in a number of ways unlike selection or arrangement puzzles, where the primary pattern remains the same. We will illustrate some of the types of puzzles and the approach one should use to solve such problems. We will focus our discussion on what woul


Permutation and Combination – Distribution of Objects

July 17th, 2017 by

As an astute man Mr. Gump once said, “Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you going to get.” The Permutations and Combinations that life presents us daily is baffling and probably it is because of that inherent fear of choices and cases we get intimidated by such questions in the exam. I understand that P & C is one of the dreaded topics but I hope that once you understand the fundas given below, your fear will reduce. Best Online Coaching for CAT 2018 Funda 1: De-arrangement If ‘n’ distinct items are arranged in a row, then the number of ways they c


Permutation and Combination – Fundamental Principle of Counting

July 15th, 2017 by

For this series of articles, I am assuming CAT 2018 would be the first time you would be attempting CAT, which essentially implies that you are not well versed with the basic ideas behind the Quantitative Aptitude portion. In the latter half of the year, I would move to slightly more advanced topics as by then, you would also have moved to the advanced stage of preparation. Best Online Coaching for CAT 2018 I have often seen students struggle with the topic – ‘Permutation & Combination’. As a matter of fact, I have even seen some faculties shy away from conducting those cl


3 Steps to Improve Your Accuracy in Reading Comprehension for CAT

July 11th, 2017 by

Importance of Reading Comprehension for CAT 2017 Reading Comprehension has always been an important part of the CAT exam. In CAT 2014, there were 4 passages with 16 questions out of a total of 100 questions. In CAT 2013, there were 3 passages with 9 questions out of a total of 60 questions. Safe to say, it is not something that you can ignore if you are planning to do well in CAT. As a matter of fact, I recommend my online CAT 2017 course students to dedicate at least 1 full day every week to practicing passages for Reading Comprehension. Background information about Reading Comprehen