Last Mile to CAT 2017

IMS has been conducting Last Mile to CAT : a must-attend event for CAT 2017 aspirants across the country. This year, we have conducted the same in Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Varanasi, Nagpur, Ranchi, Ludhiana, Udaipur, Jaipur, Cochin, Coimbatore and Jalandhar.  Students who are preparing for the CAT 2017 exam have…

CAT 2017 – the countdown has begun

With the countdown on for CAT 2017, the moods and anxieties are varied. Some of you will be studying hard, some may be fine-tuning the strategy, some of you will be looking for shortcuts, while a few will be quite confident! Here is a list of Dos and Don’ts in the run-up to the CAT on…

CAT 2017: How to increase my attempts?

Let us see how do you handle the common scenario for CAT test-takers wherein:  You know how to solve most questions, but don’t find enough time to solve them!! If you find yourself in this situation more often than not, then your root problem is the failure to select the right questions to solve while…

IIM A – PGPX: The MBA for Working Professionals

IIM Ahmedabad recently announced a major change in the selection process of PGPX – one of the most popular Executive program for working professionals. In this blog, authored by Vaishali Madhavan (Chief Admission Consultant, IMS), get to know everything about the IIMA PGPX program.   Are you a working professional who will complete four years of post-graduation work…

XAT Decision Making : How to prepare?

This is an extract from a blog authored by my colleague Tony Xavier (Alumnus of IIM Lucknow & Chief Mentor, IMS Pune ). Read on for an insight into how to approach the Decision Making section of XAT. One of the most tedious and inscrutable sections that you will find across all management entrance tests,…

CAT 2016: Expected cut-offs, analysis and what next?

#CAT2016 is over!! In the words of the CAT Convenor, “CAT 2016 has concluded successfully.”  While I was very pleased with the way the test was conducted last year by TCS (after all they had successfully administered the test to around 2 lakh test-takers in 1 day compared to previous years when Prometric was doing the…

CAT 2016: De-stress or Distress

“I am dreading the thought of what might be in store for me on CAT Day!!” “Will I be able to replicate my mock test performances in the actual CAT?” “What if I don’t do well in the test this year? I don’t think I can wait for 1 more year!!” “How do I keep…