NEET (previously called AIPMT) is a national level entrance exam administered by the CBSE for students aspiring to pursue medical and dental courses in India.
From this year onwards, none of the states will have their own entrance exams and all the students will apply and prepare for NEET. This has brought all the colleges under the purview of one single exam which means there will be an increased number of seats. However, it also means that the exam will be more challenging as the students would be competing on a pan India level.
Given the fact that NEET 2017 is going to be all the more tougher and all the more competitive, medical aspirants all over the country are beside themselves with apprehension and nervousness. After all, competing with lakhs of students in a life-defining exam is no joke! The amount of dedication and perseverance that they need to put into their NEET preparation is of paramount importance!
Here are some strategies to enhance your preparation to crack NEET.
How to start preparing?
Where to begin? There is a ton of things to do – important chapters to study, important concepts to focus on, how to finish the entire syllabus – and with no direction, you can fall short of your expectations to ace this exam.
At Embibe, it is our aspiration to help students like you to reach yours. Following are helpful tips and strategies to prepare for NEET 2017.
Best NEET books
You need study material first and foremost to start off your NEET preparations. Check out this link for the best books for NEET preparation.
Books for theory:
- Concepts of Physics – H.C.Verma,
- NCERT Physics: CBSE PMT – Anil Aggarwal
- GR bhatla publications – O.P Tondon
- Trueman’s elementary biology Vol-I & Vol-II,
- Companion biology by K.Bhatti (Dinesh publication)
Books for objective:
- Physics for Medical Entrance Examinations by D.C Pandey (Arihant Publications)
- O.P Tondon by GR Bhatla publications,
- A book by Arihant publications
- Objective biology by Dinesh,
- AIIMS explorer by MTG publication,
- Truemen’s objective biology.
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Where to practice?
Just learning the theory isn’t enough for competitive exams.
Here you can practice unlimited questions with hints and solutions too.
How to assess your performance?
You may not like hearing this, but tests are very important!
Taking mock tests helps you know where you stand among your competitors.
Check out this Free NEET Mock Test Series.
Here you will get full tests (covering entire syllabus) as well as tests on individual chapters.
These tests on Embibe give you valuable insights to turn hard work into smart preparation for NEET. Find out all there is to know about preparing for NEET 2017 here.
Other things to keep in mind:
Sleep well: An average person needs at least a good 6 hours of sleep to relax and a NEET aspirant needs all the rest he can get.
Eat Healthily: Always remember that health is wealth. And if you eat right you can stay healthy and your brain can perform to its optimum.
Stay organized: Managing your time is important. You mustn’t waste your time on unnecessary topics. Make a time table to be more organized.
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