Riya Acharya

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CATKing Borivali – NMIMS PGDM (Calls)

Secret SUCCESS Mantra:

If you believe you can then you will.

Which exams did you appear for?

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

What is your score in the exam?

NMAT: 193, CAT: 60.38%tile, MICAT: 56

What all Colleges Interview Calls Have you received?


Since when did you start preparing?

I started preparing since August 2016.

How did you prepare for each section of the exam?

Sectional mocks

Doubt solving lectures


How many mock exams did you give?

I gave 7 mock exams.

How many hours did you invest in studying per day?

I studied for 5 hours per day.

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

Quant was my weak area. Daily practice and learning formulae help to improve in this section.

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

Verbal ability because it gives benefit to non-engineers.

What was your D-Day Strategy?

Keep calm and attempt the maximum number of questions with high accuracy.

How was your overall experience?

It was a great experience. Apart from academics, the exposure and practical knowledge that they provide was the plus point.

One Secret SUCCESS Mantra

If you believe you can then you will.