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How to Prepare for GATE 2023 with 5 Easy Steps

Nupur Kaushik
Nupur KaushikUpdated On: August 25, 2022 07:55 pm IST | GATE

Candidates are usually concerned about how to efficiently prepare for GATE. Therefore, we have developed GATE 5 ways for GATE 2023 Preparation in to help the aspirants throughout this preparation phase.

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How to Prepare for GATE 2023? Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2023 is one of the most difficult exams. It is the entrance to PSU employment, postgraduate and doctoral degree programmes at prestigious engineering universities, and CSIR grants. The seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, jointly conduct the GATE exam each year. The GATE 2023 is going to be conducted by IIT Kanpur. It is an important national examination. The official authorities expect that there will be a significant number of applicants for the GATE 2023 exam, including first-years, third-year students, final-year students, and graduates from previous years. Every year, lakhs of engineering aspirants go that extra mile to crack the tough Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE). GATE is a computer-based National-level entrance exam that provides a gateway to postgraduate admission in the best of engineering and technology institutions in India. With just a few months left, a systematic GATE Preparation plan is what you need to crack the exam.

Candidates get confused regarding the preparation tips they should follow to crack the GATE  exam. In this article we have put together five tips and tricks for the students to follow in order to score good marks in the upcoming GATE 2023 Exam.

5 Easy Steps that will help you in your GATE Preparation:

Step 1: Make a Study Schedule to Track Your GATE Preparation

After going through the GATE syllabus, making a proper study plan will be a good idea to begin your GATE preparation. A good study schedule will:

  • Enable you to keep a consistent track on daily, weekly and monthly activities
  • Help you monitor your progress
  • Keep you focused and well organized
  • Give you a sense of direction to achieve your set goals and targets

Step 2: Find Your Strengths and Weakness to Boost GATE Preparation

After making aGATE study plan, the second step is crucial for GATE preparation in order to understand your strengths and weaknesses. Being good in one subject might not necessarily mean that you may be good in other subjects too. In such a scenario, you must focus on how you can maximize the probability of increasing your GATEscore. Building on your strengths and sailing through the weaknesses can be the best GATE exam strategy you can follow.

Step 3: Use Top-notch Preparation Books and Study Material for GATE Preparation

It is essential to do extensive research and select the right study material before you even begin your GATE preparation. You can either choose to prepare from the undergraduate course books, online video lectures, course material or coaching notes. GATE preparation books and GATE study material are easily available in the market but you must know what to pick to prepare well for the exam.

Step 4: Clarify Your Doubts and Don't Forget to Revise

While preparing for GATE, it is quite obvious that you will have various doubts. So, make it a point to get all your doubts cleared well before the exam. Ask experts, and teachers and also discuss with your friends now so that you don’t have to wait until the day of the exam.

Also, make it a habit to regularly revise whatever you are studying, be it a small topic or an entire chapter. Regular revision will:

  • Make you more confident about your GATE preparation
  • Will ensure that you do not forget anything under exam pressure on the day it is conducted.

Step 5: Keep Exam Stress At Bay

One thing that can truly make or break your exam performance is the level of your anxiety. Getting nervous in the run-up to the exam may prove to be one of the major obstacles in yourGATE preparation. By creating a proper study plan, identifying your strengths and weaknesses, using relevant and standard books, and getting your doubts cleared will surely help you beat exam stress.

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To conclude, it takes a lot of hard work to prepare for competitive exams like GATE. But following these 5 simple steps can help you qualify the exam with flying colours. Work hard, work smart and rock the GATE 2023!

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Engineering 4th year student eligible for gate exam?

-AnonymousUpdated on September 09, 2022 11:59 AM
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Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

Yes, the students who are in their final year of graduation or are awaiting their results can also apply for GATE Exam. However, it is important for the candidates to generate their qualification degree at the time of admission. Recently, the examination authority has made several changes to the GATE eligibility criteria. To learn about the new GATE eligibility, read GATE Eligibility Requirements.

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