NEET exam is one of the prestigious and challenging exams conducted by NTA for the Medical aspirants of the country. Students should devise a strategy and try their level best to clear the exam in the first attempt because you feel more enthusiastic the first time. As the years pass by, there are chances of losing focus or interest. Therefore, it is essential to utilise the available time and make the best use of it. In this article, we shall discuss how to clear NEET in the first attempt.
- Devise a strategy
Lakhs of students appear for NEET every year which raises the bar for every participant. The number of seats available in the colleges will be dependent on the number of students who clear the exam with a good rank, which is drastically less. Therefore, you need to learn about your competition. Speaking with intellectual peers and lecturers regarding the strategy will give you an idea about how to create your own. Process information from every possible source and create your own study strategy which is comfortable for you.
- Learn from the toppers
It is not possible to go through every single detail for your NEET preparation. You will always have less time and someone else will be ahead of the game. Therefore, watch the success stories of students who have cleared the exam with a good rank. Most of the NEET toppers’ success stories and their preparation related videos are available on YouTube. Make the best use of the free content available on online platforms, which will help you to devise your own strategy.
- Refer to previous year question papers
Referring to the previous year question papers will give you a clear picture of the exam and what to expect from it. If you are lucky enough, there might be some repetitive questions appearing from the previous years’ question papers. Therefore, it is essential to go through the last 10-year question papers.
- Take mock tests
Mock tests get you familiar with the paper pattern. Taking more number of mock tests will make you feel confident about the exam. Mock tests will help you to analyse your strengths and weaknesses. After the completion of the test, you will be aware of your weak areas that need more of your time and attention.
- Learn the syllabus and pattern
Learning the syllabus and exam pattern released by the NTA will give you an exact idea of how the question paper will be designed. This will help you to get familiar with the question paper where you can avoid confusion and fear during the main exam. This will also help you to somewhat predict the type of questions that might appear in the exam.
- Revision is the key
Revision is the key component that is required to crack this exam. It is vital for you to remember the concepts that you have learned. Mark the topics that you find complicated to understand and keep revising them until you get a hold of the concept. Refer to different books, online videos from which you can understand the concept easily and clarify all your doubts with your respective mentors.
- Stay relaxed
It is important to stay relaxed and focused throughout your exam preparation and especially on the exam day. Your year-long preparation will be tested for a span of 3 hours and you shouldn’t let that go to waste due to stress and pressure. Take a breather at times you feel overwhelmed and try to attempt all the questions on the paper.
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