30 Jul 2021

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Five Essential Tips To Deal With Stress During GATE Preparation

You should learn to let it go. Stay calm & don't take the stress! Nothing is in your control anyway. The tensions of the GATE examination and fear of failure give sleepless nights to the candidates. Well! Firstly, stop worrying; you're not alone in this race to clear the competitive exams like GATE. Millions of candidates take the stress and lose their focus whilst preparing for this competitive exam. This pressure is due to the expectations from the peers or it may be self-imposed due to the imaginary circumstances that candidates get into their minds. However, stress is like a poison that will not help you reap the fruits of success.
Our blog will prove to be a great help for those candidates who want to tackle the issue of
GATE exam stress and find a suitable solution for it. Over here we shall discuss the various reasons for stress and how to get rid of it. GATE 2022 will be once in a lifetime opportunity to bring success and fortune for you. So, instead of taking stress embrace it with open arms, and study hard. 
IIT Kharagpur will conduct the GATE 2022 Exam. The exam conducting body will release the official notification in July 2021. It will contain information regarding important dates,
GATE Exam pattern 2022, syllabus, registration process, cut off and much more. The registration process will commence from September 2021. For more details, candidates can visit the official site of IIT, Kharagpur, or the official GATE website or follow our latest blogs on Ekeeda! 
IIT Kharagpur has announced that the GATE 2022 will have the addition of two new subjects and from next year there will be a total of 29 papers/subjects. The two newly introduced subjects would be Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering (Combined) And Geomatics Engineering. 

Few Reasons For GATE Exam Stress -

There are innumerable reasons for stress such as - 

  • Worry of failure, 

  • Lack of preparation, 

  • Lack of good study material or reference books

  • Multiple doubts related to GATE subjects 

  • Pressure from family,

  • Eye on the certain score, 

  • Not enough time for studies, 

Well! These are few reasons why one feels stressed and engage themselves in some irregular activities such as overthinking, depression, nervousness, etc. rather than focusing on their consistent studies.

Relax! Our blog will share five great tips to deal with the GATE exam 2022 stress:

  1. Know The Exam

Most of the time lack of awareness becomes the major cause of stress. Candidates don't bother to know the exam and just jump into the preparation mode imitating their friends or relatives. Instead, know the GATE syllabus and pattern very well. This will give you a clear idea as to what the GATE exam has in store for you. GATE exam pattern will help you know the area of scoring and weightage for a particular section. Accordingly, you can work on the GATE preparation plan and start following the schedule. Read about the toppers and what different things they have tried to overcome complexities, revise on time, and score excellently.

  1. Set Realistic Goals

Any goals that are unrealistic will only add up to your stress level. Firstly, you count the number of days in hand and the topics that have to be covered. Plan for studies at least 2 to 3 hours every day, instead of trying to learn 14-15 hours on a particular day. It may sound like a very heroic act, but in the long run, it might ruin your mind and intelligence. So, instead set small and achievable goals, and preserve some time for relaxation every day.

  1. Best Study Materials

Visiting bookstalls will only shred money from your wallets. Besides, if you join GATE coaching classes they will dupe you with exorbitant fees for tuition & book materials. The best thing is to do some research on the internet. There are hundreds of GATE online coaching centers and platforms like Ekeeda that provide advanced study material designed by top educators from IITs. The exclusive GATE online lectures, PDF notes, test series, live lectures will help candidates boost their GATE preparation. GATE PYQPs will let you evaluate your performance on regular basis. So, folks sign up and take a free trial today! This way you can experience the learning material and don't bother to take unnecessary stress of collecting books and study materials.

  1. Don't Isolate & Take Stress

This is a common tendency amongst candidates for competitive tests like GATE you should isolate yourself, cut down from the world, and keep studying harder. But this is a very old-school technique and proves harmful for the millennials. Instead, if you're stuck somewhere, try and talk to your friends or professors. Luckily in this digital age, there are discussion forums and live doubt sessions that will help you engage in discussions with top faculty and toppers to get answers to the particular topics and GATE subjects. You will get instant solutions and reduce your unwanted stress.

  1. Practice Mocks & Solve PYQPs

Many students who prepare for GATE, at times take stress due to lack of practice or time for studies especially the ones who have to attend physical classes. The best remedy would be – GATE online classes. It will help you save your time as well as energy and divert it for better preparation. The online mock for GATE 2022, Model/previous year questions papers are also alternatives to measure your performance. When you solve as many test series & PYQPs as possible, you will be able to maintain the accuracy and speed to attempt the GATE examination. You will come to know where you stand in the preparation journey and reduce a whole lot of stress from your mind. Sign up with top educational platforms like Ekeeda and subscribe for exclusive GATE online courses today!
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