Debunking myths about XAT and other MBA entrance exams

December 26th, 2018 by

With XAT 2019 exam approaching in just a couple of days, it is now time to fully accelerate your preparation in top gear for this important Exam of XAT. Today, I will be debunking few popular myths related to MBA entrance exams, especially of XAT. Myth1#: - Although XAT scorecard is accepted by many B schools, I will never have the same advantage of a good CAT scorecard. Reality: - The exam of CAT is extremely vital to get into IIM’s. However, do not hold other top B schools as less important and competent than the IIM’s. If you are willing to make a successful career after MBA, XAT sc


XAT Study Plan – Decision Making Preparation in Three Weeks

December 18th, 2018 by

XAT exam is nearly three weeks away. There isn’t much time left so I thought it would be a good idea to come up with a last minute study plan for the most important section in the XAT exam – Decision Making. The reason why I am calling it the most important section is pretty straight forward: It is easy and high scoring. A lot of students don’t really prepare for it so it is easy to get a high percentile in it or clear the cutoff – whatever your goal It does not take too much time to prepare Roughly 1/4th to 1/3rd of the XAT 2019 exam paper is going to be based on Decision Maki


SNAP 2018 Exam Analysis and Expected Cutoff

December 16th, 2018 by

SNAP 2018 was conducted on Sunday, 16th Dec 2018 from 2pm to 4pm across multiple cities in India. Offering admission to 2 of the top 20 B-Schools in India, along with a number of specialized management institutes, the exam helped students heave a sigh of relief after going through an unexpectedly tough CAT and a slightly less, but tough nonetheless IIFT. With a slight change in the pattern this year, an increase in cut-offs for the various colleges was expected, which was proved after the decreased level of difficulty of the exam as compared to the previous 2 years. The paper was definitely


Last Minute Tips – Current Affairs for SNAP General Knowledge Preparation

December 15th, 2018 by

SNAP exam is scheduled for tomorrow and General Knowledge forms a very important part of it. Not only it is a high scoring section but you can wrap it up very quickly as well. The problem, however, with the GK section in SNAP is that there is no pre-defined syllabus. Although the official notification says that it will be based on current affairs but what that it is such a vast field – it is virtually impossible to cover everything. Given below are some of the key highlights from ‘Current Affairs of 2018’ that might help. Important Posts / Appointments in 2018 Organizations Ch


CAT 2018 Question Paper – Official Answer Key and Solutions for Download

December 7th, 2018 by

CAT 2018 Official Answer Key was released today (7th December) CAT 2018 Question paper along with candidate responses was released a little while ago. CAT 2018 Question paper - both slots are now available for free download - you can get them in this post below. CAT 2018 Response sheet - the answers that the candidates entered are available on the official CAT website. The process to get the same is given in a video below. CAT 2018 Official Answer key was just released. You can view the official answer key and download it as well from the links given below CAT 2018 Question Paper with


IIFT 2018 Expected Cutoffs – General Knowledge Questions and Answers

December 2nd, 2018 by

IIFT 2018 was conducted today. Given below are the images for the questions from the IIFT General Knowledge section. I think the General Knowledge section was not exceptionally hard and it was on the usual pattern. I think the cutoff for the General Knowledge section is bound to be around 3-4 questions. So, if you solved 3-4 questions in the IIFT GK section and had no errors, you should be able to clear the sectional cutoff. However, for someone who was well prepared with General Knowledge section – he/she should be able to solve 8-10 questions in the GK section. Cutoff for IIFT GK