Neha Rathore

Neha Rathore

Neha Rathore

CATKing Andheri – IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Shillong, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Lucknow, IIM Indore, IIM Rohtak, NMIMS Mumbai (Calls)


Secret SUCCESS Mantra:

Believe in yourself, the world will believe in you.


Which exams did you appear for?

I have appeared for CAT and NMAT.


What is your score in the exam?

NMAT: 228, CAT: 98.97%tile


What all Colleges Interview Calls Have you received?

IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Shillong, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Lucknow, IIM Indore, IIM Rohtak, NMIMS Mumbai


Since when did you start preparing?

I started preparing for CAT almost a year ago, after my graduation in the month of March.


How did you prepare for each section of the exam?

For the first few months, I focused on basic concepts and then on giving mocks and improving on my weaker section was my target.


How many mock exams did you give?

For CAT- 40 mock exams

For NMAT – 15 mock exams


How many hours did you invest in studying per day?

Average 1 hours per day for the first 6 months.

Average 2-3 hours per day for the next 4 months.

Average 5 hours per day for the last 1 and a half month.


What were your strong and weak areas? How did you prepare and what special efforts did you put for improving your weak areas?

Giving mocks full length as well as sectional was my basic focus. Managing to solve questions in the given time.


Any particular topic(s) in every section you would suggest that the students appearing this year should focus on?

For Quants – Numbers, Permutation and Combination, Geometry

For Verbal – Reading Comprehensions and Critical Reasoning

For DI and LR – Arrangements and 1 DI set everyday


What was your D-Day Strategy?

Relax, it’s Do or Die. All the hard work you have done for one year is going to show in the next 3 hours.


How was your overall experience?

Overall my experience was great.


One Secret SUCCESS Mantra

Believe in yourself, the world will believe in you.