Every year, lakhs of MBA aspirant attempt the CAT exam of which only a fraction make it to the top business schools in India. These are the crème de la crème of India's talent pool, and potential business leaders of the future. Every year, amongst these bright minds, only a handful feature amongst the top-five percent of the batch and are awarded gold medals for being all-rounders. It is not easy to be right at the top in an environment as competitive as business school. Then how, with such strong competition, distractions and pressure at every turn do you make it to the top five percent of the batch? To help you find the answer, we bring to you this special video featuring two gold medalists from India's leading business schools!
If you ask any incoming MBA student what they want to achieve in the next two years, many will respond with their aspiration to become a gold medalist and feature amongst the top-5% of their batch. But does this aspiration involve a trade-off? To do well academically, will you have to sacrifice participating in b-school competitions and being a part of various committees? How do you strike a balance?
In this video, Akshaykumar Sirsalewala, a recent IIM Kozhikode graduate, lists out the different ways you can do well academically at business school. He shares how toppers ace every component of their academics including exams, class participation, projects and surprise tests. The video also features tips from rank 1 holders at IIM Kozhikode and FMS Delhi. If you aspire to feature amongst the top-5% of the batch at b-school, this video is a must-watch for you!