How to improve your vocabulary

Here’s a joke that was doing the rounds on the Internet sometime back: Two trucks loaded with thousands of copies of Roget’s Thesaurus collided as they left a New York publishing house last Thursday, according to the Associated Press. Witnesses were aghast, amazed, astonished, astounded, bemused, benumbed, bewildered, confounded, confused, dazed, dazzled, disconcerted, disoriented, dumbstruck, […]

How to increase the number of attempts in the CAT

The most important thing which determines the success or failure of a candidate in any exam is the score obtained. This holds good for the CAT as well; as you know, the CAT is the first step towards securing an admission in the esteemed Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs). Two factors further determine the score […]

CAT Preparation: The Prep Roadmap

CAT is the entrance exam for more than 160 management institutes across India, including the 20 IIMs. The online CAT exam is conducted every year in the months of late November – early December. The CAT result is usually declared in January every year. The WAT/GD/PI rounds typically takes place from Feb to May. The […]

How to ace Group Discussions

The Group Discussion/Written Assessment/Personal Interview (GWPI) stages have today become a regular feature of the selection process of most business schools (as well as for many other professional courses and jobs). Students who are aspiring for a managerial career and aim to secure admission in a good business school must not only prepare for the […]

Final placements reports of Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), University of Delhi, Delhi

The 2018 Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), New Delhi Placement 2018 concluded in March this year with a total of 215 students from a batch of 223 students attending the placement drive. They received lucrative offers from 83 organizations. This year, then overall average salary was ₹21.1 lakhs, up from ₹20.6 lakhs in 2017.  The […]

Final placements reports of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA)

The Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, completed its final placement process for had completed the final placement process for the Post-Graduate Programme batch of 2016-18 in cluster-wise units. Of these, Accenture Strategy came romping home with the maximum number of job offers to students. It was followed by Boston Consulting Group and Amazon. The three […]

WAT & GD Topics

We have selected a diverse list of topics for Written Ability Test (WAT, also called essay-writing) and Group Discussion (GD) administered in the recent past at some of India’s leading b-schools. Written Ability Test (WAT) topics Will GST transform India’s economic landscape? (IIFT) The Ninth Schedule of the Constitution of India is against the basic […]

Pointers on Preparation and Test-Taking Strategies

The management entrance exam season has just started. Kicking off with the NMAT, this season will last around four months with multiple entrance tests, like the CAT, NMAT, IIFT, SNAPTest, XAT, TISSNET, and CMAT, lined up. Given the spate of the entrance tests, it is only natural for you to feel overwhelmed. The aim of […]