National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination is a medical entrance exam for students aspiring to make a career in the medical field. The exam is conducted by CBSE every year across the country. The number of NEET applicants increase every year, making it one of the toughest competitive exams in India. Medical aspirants preparing for NEET must have a proper preparation strategy to succeed in the exam. Some preparation tips for NEET is given below.
- Know the syllabus
The first thing that every aspirant should do is to get completely familiar with the latest NEET syllabus. Syllabus plays a vital role in a student’s exam preparation. Knowing the syllabus well can give them an idea of the important chapters and the chapters they should focus more on.
- Good preparation books
Books and study materials are one of the most important components for an exam. Students aspiring to get admission into a good medical college must follow the right book. They can take suggestions from their teachers or read interviews of NEET toppers to select their preparation book.
- Follow timetable
Timetables are one of the best exam preparation strategies. A well planned and well-structured timetable can help candidates stick to their studies. It can help them manage their study time so they can dedicate extra time to the weaker and important sections on NEET syllabus.
- Solve question papers
The time limitation in NEET exam is one of the greatest challenges of the exam. There are a total 180 questions with a time duration of 3 hours. Therefore candidates cannot spend more than 1 minute on each question. Solving NEET sample papers and NEET previous year question papers regularly can develop a candidate’s time management skills. It also helps them to get familiar with the exam pattern, marking scheme, question weightage, etc.
- Write notes
Writing down notes while studying is one of the best ways to develop memorization skills. Students must practice writing all the important theories in a copy. The notes can also be used during the time of revision and prevent any confusion before the exam.
Students preparing for NEET exam can follow these tips to prepare for the exam more efficiently. Visit AIPMT Forum and join the online discussion forum to get involved in the open discussion on various interesting NEET topics. Subscribe to BYJU’S YouTube Channel to watch interactive video lessons on various NEET topics.