Handling GATE Preparation with College Studies – Raja Majhi (AIR 7 in GATE 2016 ECE)

Hi guys, I know many of you are in the final year of B.Tech./B.E. and are preparing for GATE as well. But you may find it difficult to manage both of these studies simultaneously. Many of you might be wondering whether it is at all possible to prepare for GATE and also to keep track…

GATE 2016 Topper Interview – Siddharth Rastogi AIR 34 (ME)

1. How was GATE paper this year? Give us some insights into GATE-2016 paper and compare it to past year question paper. Ans. I felt that the paper was one level higher than last year for mechanical engineering. 1 mark questions were straightforward and were not at all time consuming. 2 marks questions were a mix…

Why should I sit for GATE instead of other career options?

Conventionally GATE has been the most preferred option for majority of the engineering students. But nowadays some other career options are soaring high alongside. Many students are choosing MBA and GRE and many others are opting for taking a decent job through campus recruitment. However, it does not reflect the fact that the prospects of…

Inspiring GATE Success Story – AIR 9000 to AIR 21

I, Nadeesh Aggarwal, wrote GATE-2013 in my final year of graduation just for the sake of it, without any preparation (because I already had a lucrative job offer through campus placements). Result: AIR ~9000 Considering the fact that I did zero preparation for it, I did deserve that rank. I decided that I’d keep preparing…

Does good GPA always mean that preparation for GATE is up to the mark?

Hi Guys, Today we have with us one Saptarshi Halder again who got AIR-50 in GATE 2016. He graduated from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering with 9.07 CGPA and 85% aggregate. In campus interview he have got an offer for the post of research engineer in CDOT(centre for development of Telematics), an RND under ministry of communication…

Strategy for GATE 2017 – Nadeesh Aggarwal AIR 21 (GATE 2016 EE)

Hi Guys, We are back with yet another GATE 2016 Topper to guide you how to prepare for GATE 2017. This time we have with us Nadeesh Aggarwal who secured AIR 21 in GATE 2016 EE. He graduated from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra in 2013 and worked at Trident Group. He then decided to…

When should I start preparation for GATE? – Saptarshi Halder (AIR 50 GATE 2016 ECE)

Hi Guys, Today we have with us one of the GATE 2016 Toppers, Saptarshi Halder who got AIR-50 in GATE 2016. He graduated from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering with 9.07 CGPA and 85% aggregate. In campus interview he have got an offer for the post of research engineer in CDOT(centre for development of Telematics), an…

How to prepare GATE alongside job – Rajat Chaudhary (AIR 7 GATE 2016 EE)

Hi Guys, We have with us GATE-2016 Topper Rajat Chaudhary who cracked GATE with AIR-7 alongside job. Here he shares his journey with you and you can also follow the same path in case you are a fresher or employed. The biggest challenge that an undergraduate or a working person faces is to make time…

PSU Interviews: One step away from getting into your dream PSU

By -Lokesh Singhal, AIR17 Gate 2015 Selected in 6 PSUs After so much hard work for gate examination and getting its fruit in terms of very good Gate result, Now it is the last step where you have to give a little more effort to get its ultimate objective i.e. getting selected in one of the best…

GATE 2016 Topper Interview – Prakhar Bapat AIR 43 (ECE)

Exam specific questions                                                                                                         1.       How was GATE paper this year? Give us some insights into GATE-2016 paper and compare it to past year question paper.   For EC branch GATE paper this year was mixed. Session-2 was tough, though 1&3 were easy. Numerical questions required application of formulas only while objective questions were conceptual…