Prateek Mehta

Prateek MehtaPrateek Mehta

CATKing Borivali – NMIMS PGDM, SIBM Bangalore (Calls)


Secret SUCCESS Mantra:

Give mocks religiously and learn from your mistakes!


Which exams did you appear for?

I have appeared for CAT, NMAT, XAT, SNAP and MICAT.


What is your score in the exam?

NMAT: 205, CAT: 66.64%tile, XAT: 63%tile, SNAP: 90.81%tile, MICAT: 47.25 (Psychometric Qualified)


What all Colleges Interview Calls Have you received?

NMIMS PGDM, SIBM Bangalore


Since when did you start preparing?

I started preparing since end of July 2016.


How did you prepare for each section of the exam?

Quant was my strong section as I am an engineer. I gave all my efforts in preparing for other sections.


How many mock exams did you give?

I gave 8 mocks.


How many hours did you invest in studying per day?

I studied for about 10 hours each week.


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

Verbal was my weak area. Read! As much as you can.

DI and LR were my strong areas. I solved puzzles daily.


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

Numbers, Functions and Graphs, Algebra, LR – Input/Output, DI.


What was your D-Day Strategy?

Have a Red Bull and Snickers before the exam.


How was your overall experience?

I enjoyed learning basics.


One Secret SUCCESS Mantra

Give mocks religiously and learn from your mistakes!