Last Minute Tips for CAT 2016 Aspirants

How many questions will CAT 2016 have? Will grammar be tested in the Verbal Ability Section? Will the DI-LR section be as difficult as last time? How do I quickly improve my percentiles in the last few days before the CAT? How do I push my scores beyond the 95%ile that I am consistently scoring in…

All about NMAT by GMAC™ 2016

The NMAT by GMAC™ exam is a computer-delivered test conducted by Pearsonvue and considered by NMIMS for admissions to its campuses in Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad. In 2015, GMAC™ took over the conduct of NMAT with an objective of making it an nationally accepted test by many more institutes other than NMIMS. Since then, GMAC™ has been able…

Myth vs Math: What is a good percentile in CAT?

I often get asked by students: “What percentile do I need to get into the IIMs?” OR ” How do I get to a XX percentile?” OR “Is it true that only 99+ percentilers make it to the IIMs?”. This post is dedicated to all the test-takers who seek answers to these or related questions. First things first: let…

CAT 2016 Notification: The Highlights

Edited on 31st July 2016 The CAT 16 Notification has been released on Sunday, 31st July 2016. Watch out for the notification in all leading newspapers. The official CAT website is also updated with all the announcements and changes with regards to the conduct of the CAT 2016 exam this year. There was a lot of…

The C.A.T. will now bell the CAT!!

Every year hundreds of thousands of students prepare for the CAT. Every year only a few thousands of students make it to the IIMs and other top B-Schools in India. So, what is it that separates these few achievers from the rest – is it just a matter of luck, is it all about hard…

CET results out! What next?

The CET results are out…and earlier than expected!! The DTE authorities released the CET results on 23rd March – 6 days ahead of the scheduled release on 29th March. Aspirants who scored well must have had a happier Holi this year:-) Now, that the results are out, one of the most asked questions has been…