From tackling all 3-sections of CAT (VARC, DILR & QA) to identifying key strategies/tips for the CAT exam day, we have your back! Here is the ultimate CAT 2019 preparation guide series, curated by our team at InsideIIM, which is a collection of the most helpful tips and articles on our platform from CAT toppers, IIM students, and CAT experts who have been training MBA aspirants for decades!
CAT 2018 didn’t do the trick for you? Are you ready to attempt CAT 2019? Whether you’re reattempting the CAT to get better scores or writing it for the first time, you need to have a strategy, actually multiple strategies in place. It’s always better to take lots of mock tests and know exactly where you stand. But there’s also one more thing you can do to prepare. Learn from others’ experiences!
We begin first with this interview with a CAT 2018 99.55 percentiler, and a student of the PGP Class of 2021 at NITIE Mumbai who cracked CAT in his 2nd attempt! He specifically talks about strengthening his weak LR-DI section and cracking the CAT in this video.
Data Interpretation And Logical Reasoning
- From 60%ile To 90%ile In Mocks For DI-LR – A Verified Approach
Medha Gupta - an aspirant - used to score average marks in the DI-LR section of mock tests, which brought her entire score down. However, instead of giving up on the section, she found an approach that booster her score from 60%tile to 90%tile! How did she do it? Find out in this article by Medha.
- The Crucial Focus On DILR – How To Maximise Your Score In DILR – Tips By An IIM Student - Must read!
At this stage, when CAT 2018 is just a few months away, all you need is a carefully thought out strategy for the DI-LR section. That's exactly what this article gives you!
This IIM Lucknow student lists out a complete strategy that can help you maximise your DI-LR scores in these last months to CAT 2019.
- How Do 99+ Percentilers Prepare For CAT | Part 3 – Data Interpretation And Logical Reasoning
And he is back! After some excellent VA-RC tips, Karan Kakkar now imparts some great tips for DI-LR as well! Take a look at this article to improve your DI-LR scores and enter the B-school of your dreams!
- How To Prepare For CAT DI & LR Section – Edwin Jose, CAT 2015 – DILR 100 Percentiler, Overall 99.99%ile - Must read!
The first reaction that anyone has for a person with 100%tile in DI-LR is applause. It is a feat that lakhs dream of but only a handful manage to make a reality. One such person is Edwin Jose, who got the highest score in DI-LR in CAT 2015, which gave him a superb overall score as well. How did he do it? Find out here!
- From 52.86%ile To 99.32%ile In Data Interpretation And Logical Reasoning – Tips To Ace DILR In CAT
Siddharth Kella appeared for CAT 2 times and failed to achieve a good score. But you know what they say - "third time's a charm."
Not only did he score well, but he also managed to take his DI-LR percentile beyond 99 percentile! Here is his complete story and strategy. Take a look! (And don't forget to read the comments section!)
- Maximising Your Scores For LR-DI For CAT 2018 - A Free Webinar
DI-LR has been a section which has been quite unpredictable yet a game changing section when it comes to CAT in the past few years. To help you prepare for this section better, we arranged a FREE webinar with Roshan Raheja, a JBIMS Student and 99.50% iler. Check out what he has to say about cracking the LR-DI section.
- All You Need To Know About The Data Interpretation Section In CAT Part II
Manish Salian, the Academic Head at CPLC, has taken the CAT 15 times and has taught more than 20000 students in 16 years. In this article, he shares the common DI-LR trends and discusses the different types of data sets in detail.
- How To Score High In The DI-LR Section Of CAT
Abhinav Bansal, Ex IIM Indore, talks about the simplest strategies while working on the DI-LR section of CAT. Find out what he has to say.
Bonus Reads - Strategy For CAT Exam 2019
- How To Crack Different Sections In CAT – Tips From A Former Aspirant
Ramraj Nagar, a former aspirant who converted IIM Lucknow in 2019, shares his complete strategy for CAT 2018. Take a look at these tips by a former aspirant who had interview calls from almost all premier B-schools of the country - Must read!
- 3 Step Approach To Get Into An IIM – Tips By An IIM Lucknow Student
Here is a 3-step process to get into an IIM, as explained by Krishnika Agarwal, a 99.4 percentiler in CAT 2017.
For Further Reading And Motivation