CONSISTENCY IS THE KEY INGREDIENT BEHIND SUCCESS SAUMYA SINGH, RANK 1 CLAT & AILET 2019 #EDUCRATSWEB

  • Home
  • Jobs
  • Q&A
  • Register
  • Login

  • Consistency is the Key Ingredient behind Success Saumya Singh, Rank 1 CLAT & AILET 2019

    educratsweb.com

    Saumya Singh who has secured Rank 1 in Common Law Admission Test 2019 and AILET 2019– shares his strategy with readers of Employment News. Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a national level entrance exam conducted to provide admission to candidates in UG and PG law programs offered at National Law Universities (NLUs) and other colleges/ universities accepting exam scores. Saumya has achieved this feat in his first attempt. Priya Jindal of Delhi Knowledge Track spoke to him to know about his strategy, exam pattern and other topics that could be useful to the aspirants preparing for these two prestigious law exams of our country.

    1. Congratulations for your outstanding performance in CLAT as well as All India Law Entrance Test AILET Examination! What was first your reaction upon knowing your Rank in the exam?

    I was both surprised and exhilarated at knowing my ranks in the exams. Based on my performance I'd expected a rank in the top 10 but getting the 1st rank was a pleasant surprise!

    1. Saumya could you please share your CLAT strategy in brief?

    I started preparation in 11th and took the exam with 12th. I gave the subjects proportionate time based on my strengths and weaknesses. I took mocks regularly and these helped me analyse my strengths and weaknesses and improve my time management. I did not leave the preparation for the boards for the end and prepared for them with CLAT throughout the year.

    1. How CLAT is different from AILET and how did you manage to prepare for both examinations?

    The syllabus for both is not different. However, the paper patterns and the kinds of questions asked make the exams different. I believe that a student who has a relative advantage in English and Logical Reasoning will find it easier to get a good rank in CLAT. On the other hand, AILET is dependant more on one's confidence and presence of mind. I took mocks for both to get used to the pattern and prepared factual science for AILET.

    1. Saumya, both your father and mother are academician and they teach Geography in University, so who motivated you to persue Law?

    My father has always had an interest in, and a good knowledge of, law. Besides, it was my mother who motivated me to pursue law because of the opportunity it entails to work for one's community and my own interest in Political Science and other law related stuff.

    1. Please tell us the schedule you followed during your examination.

    On school days I used to give time to both preparation for the boards and CLAT. Besides reading the newspaper and doing GK and vocab daily, I focused on revision and working on my weaknesses. On weekends I mainly used to revise GK.

    1. Saumya, Legal Aptitude and Current Affairs part cover 50-50 marks each, so did you gave extra time for practicing Legal Aptitude and Current Affairs part?

    Focusing on these 2 sections is very important as they carry the most marks. Besides, the legal reasoning section acts as a tie breaker in case 2 candidates have the same marks.

    For legal reasoning, I referred to the material provided by my coaching, past year papers and mocks to get adequate practice. My focus was on knowing the concept behind each question so that I could answer even tricky questions.

    I devoted the most time of my preparation to GK. I did current affairs from 6 sources which included the newspaper, GKTODAY, studyiq, a monthly magazine and the material provided by Law Prep. I revised current affairs regularly. For static GK I referred to the book by Tarun Goyal.

    1. Did you appear for any entrance examination earlier? If yes, please share those details?

    I appeared for SLAT 2019 conducted by Symbiosis. I got 135 marks out of 150 in it.

    1. Did you take mock tests and sample papers - how extensively did you practise with the help of these? Do you think practising from the previous year papers help and how?

    I took around 80 mock tests at Law Prep. I gave mocks every week, and almost every day towards the end of my preparation. I think mocks help as one is able to practice 200 questions, get better at time management and know one's strengths and weaknesses. I used to devote 1-2 hours to analysing those mocks and trying to find ways to improve.

    Practicing from previous year papers does help a lot. One gets an idea of what exactly is asked in CLAT and even though CLAT is very unpredictable, one is able to structure his preparation and cover the more important topics first. Also, as CLAT 2019 showed us, sometimes questions from the past papers are repeated.

    1. Could you please tell us the text books and reference books that you followed, please also mention the other offline and online resources.

    For GK, I read The Hindu newspaper regularly. I also referred to GKToday and StudyIQ. Besides these I read the magazine, Competition in focus and the material provided by Law Prep.

    For Logical Reasoning I referred to the material provided by Law Prep and the book by RS Aggarwal for important topics. For Critical Reasoning I referred to the book by MK Pandey.

    For Legal Reasoning I relied on the material provided by Law Prep, which included class notes, class tests and mock tests. Previous Year Papers also helped.

    For English Vocabulary I referred to the 2 books by Norman Lewis (Word Power Made Easy and 30 days to a Faster Vocabulary). I used to refer to word lists for GRE regularly which helped me learn new words and revise existing ones. I used to maintain registers for vocabulary and updated them daily. For Grammar I referred to the book English is Easy besides the material provided by law prep. Reading the newspaper helped a lot.

    For maths I relied on the material provided by my coaching and online sources wherever needed.

    1. What do you think are the key factors behind your stupendous success?

    I think my main strength has always been consistency. Right from Day 1 I prepared as if CLAT 2018 were my CLAT. I was able to keep up the momentum till the end and that's what helped me achieve this rank.

    Besides, I was able to deal with the pressure on the exam day. A cool mind helps one give his best.

    1. How did you manage your time and remain stress free during the preparation?

    Even though most of my time went to preparation, I used to take breaks in between my study sessions. I used to talk to my family, go on walks, play badminton or listen to music. I think taking breaks is important to rejuvenate one's mind.

    1. What is your future plan - judicial service or legal service or any other service, please elaborate on that.

    As of now I plan to get into the Judiciary as a Judge of the Supreme Court but I'm receptive to other opportunities as well.

    (Priya Jindal is founder Director of knowledge start up 'Delhi Knowledge Track'. She can be reached at priyarjindal@ gmail.com.)

    Views expressed are personal.

    Read More at http://employmentnews.gov.in/NewEmp/MoreContentNew.aspx?n=WebExclusive&k=62

    educratsweb.com

    Posted by: educratsweb.com

    I am owner of this website. I Love blogging and Enjoy to listening old song. ....
    Enjoy this Author Blog/Website visit http://twitter.com/educratsweb

    if you have any information regarding Job, Study Material or any other information related to career. you can Post your article on our website. Click here to Register & Share your contents.
    For Advertisment or any query email us at educratsweb@gmail.com

    RELATED POST
    1. NEET exams concluded successfully
    The National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test, NEET examination which was organised across the country , concluded successfully. Education Minister Ramesh Pokshriyal Nishank said that according to National Testing Agency, NTA around 85 to 90 per cent students appeared in NEET exam. Mr Pokhriyal thanked all Chief Ministers and DG, NTA for prop
    2. Women showing an impressive show in PCS exams
    Prayagraj: Last week, the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) declared the final result of Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services Exam (2018), commonly known as PCS. The results showed that besides being the first time that all the three toppers were female candidates, over one fourth of the total posts were bagged by candidates of the fair sex.
    3. 2200 Home-based, Remote NGO, UN Jobs
    2200 Home-based, Remote NGO, UN Jobs Programme Co-Ordinator - Labour And Habitat Youth For Unity And Voluntary Action (Yuva) Location: Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra Apply by: 14 Oct 2020 http://www.devnetjobsindia.org/jobdescription.aspx?job_id=151388   Young Professional Kaushalya Foundation Location: Ramgarh, Jharkhand Apply by: 20 Oct 2020 http://www.devnetjobsindi
    4. COMEDK answer key 2020 to be released at comedk.org
    The Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka’s (COMEDK) is likely to release the answer key of COMEDK Undergraduate Entrance Test (UGET) on its official website today i.e., August 23, 2020. Once the answer key is released, the candidates who have appeared for the COMEDK UGET can visit the official website of COMEDK — comedk.org — to check and download their answer key. Candidates will be able to file objections, if any, against
    5. Latest BBA Admissions 2020 Live Updates
    Various B-Schools have begun the admission process for BBA program while many management institutes are about to start. To get the latest updates on the admission process of B-schools offering BBA program Careers360 brings to you the latest information and updates on BBA admission process. Check the complete list below: DU BBA Admission 2020 Delhi University will conduct DU JAT 2020 for admission to BBA program executed at various colleges of DU. Authorities began the
    6. What is NLAT 2020? How do I Apply for NLSIU Bangalore?
    What is NLAT 2020? How do I Apply for NLSIU Bangalore?http://educratsweb.com/users/images/3798-contents.pngThe National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore will not accept the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) scores this academic year and will instead conduct its own National Law Aptitude Test (NLAT) for admissions to undergraduate and postgr
    7. West Bengal Freeship Scheme
    West Bengal Freeship Scheme The West Bengal Free ship Scheme (WBFS) has been introduced from the year 2011. WBFS is for the under Graduate students level in Engineering & Technology/ Pharmacy/ Architecture programmes conducted by the self financing private Engineering and Technical Institutions of the State. The waiver is limited to the tuition fee for all the institutions concerned. All other fees except tuition fees will have to be
    8. IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2020: Exam conducted, Check complete analysis & expected cut off for mains here
    IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2020: Exam conducted, Check complete analysis & expected cut off for mains herehttp://educratsweb.com/users/images/3846-contents.jpgInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection is conducting the IBPS RRB PO Prelims 2020 exam on September 12 and 13, 2020 in 5 shifts across the country- Check out
    9. Indian NGO, Aid, UN jobs on devnetjobsindia
    Indian NGO, Aid, UN jobs on devnetjobsindia Project Coordinator Samridhdhi Trust Location: Bangalore, Karnataka Apply by: 08 Oct 2020 http://www.devnetjobsindia.org/jobdescription.aspx?job_id=150793   Residential Female & Male Social Worker Jeevodaya S
    10. तकनीकी शिक्षा संचालनालय (म.प्र.) - ऑनलाइन ऑफ कैम्पस काउंसलिंग | दस्तावेज़ सत्यापन हेतु सहायता केंद्रों की सूची
    तकनीकी शिक्षा संचालनालय (म.प्र.) - ऑनलाइन ऑफ कैम्पस काउंसलिंग | दस्तावेज़ सत्यापन हेतु सहायता केंद्रों की सूची Directorate of Technical Education (MP) - Online Off Campus Counseling. List of Help Centers for Document Verification
    11. Consistency is the Key Ingredient behind Success Saumya Singh, Rank 1 CLAT & AILET 2019
    Consistency is the Key Ingredient behind Success Saumya Singh, Rank 1 CLAT & AILET 2019 Saumya Singh who has secured Rank 1 in Common Law Admission Test 2019 and AILET 2019– shares his strategy with readers of Employment News. Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a national level entrance exam conducted to
    12. Axis Bank Young Bankers Program
    Axis Bank Young Bankers Program Axis Bank Young Bankers (ABYB) Program is an endeavour by Axis Bank to nurture industry leaders of the future by imparting domain expertise and skill set in the field of Banking.   ABYB is a one year, full time residential programme being run in association with prestigious universities at two state-of-the-art campuses - Manipa
    13. 10 Best & Free Job Portals in India (2020) to apply for your new job!
    Best Job Portals in India curated just for your ease and convenience: Naukri Website: www.naukri.com Founded in 1997, the name of the company itself means “job”. Among the first job portals in India,
    14. Jobs Fair By National Career Service
    Jobs Fair By National Career Service ​​​​​​​​National Career Service is a Five Year Mission Mode Project launched by the Hon’ble Prime Minister on 20th July, 2015. The project is being implemented by the Directorate General of Employment, Ministry of Labour & Employment. National Career Service (NCS) is a one-stop solution that provides a wide array of employment and career related services to the citizens of India. It works towards bridging the gap be
    15. Aishwarya Sheoran – Former Miss India Finalist and UPSC Rank 93
    The results of the Civil Services Exam, 2019, were announced by the Union Public Service Commission on 4 August. Several inspiring success stories came to the forefront, including that of Aishwarya Sheoran, a former Miss India finalist, who defied stereotypes and went on to secure a rank of 93 in the prestigious examination. Aishwarya Sheoran, Femina Miss India 2016 finalist,
    16. College Application Essay Mistakes Students Should Avoid
    There is no need to tell you that if you are thinking about applying to a particular college, your college application plays an important role. It is like the first introduction of your personality to the college admission officers that enables them to decide whether you deserve to be admitted or not. But only a few college applications get selected by the officers as they find it interesting and error-free. So, how to write an error-free college application? Common College Application Mistake
    17. Careers as Nightmares – Facts & Drawbacks
    Millennials have this weird notion of sabotaging self over societal expectations and peer pressure in every step taken – and when it comes to choosing careers, the tale is no different; we generally have our sight set  on pursuing a particular job segment from an early age – some aspires to help the world, some aims to change it – but what happens the moment we turn our dreams into reality? The world should better not be seen through a rose-colored spectacle – one must not fo
    18. CLAT, AILET, LSAT, AIBE: List of law entrance exams and their schedule
    Law entrance exams 2019: Like engineering and medical entrance examinations, students who aspire to study law can appear for various entrance examinations conducted every year. Besides CLAT where over one lakh students register, there are other entrance examinations like LSAT and AILET. Here are the lists of these exams and their tentative schedule. CLAT 2019 Every year, Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is conducted for admissions to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduat
    19. IIT Bombay announces UCEED 2019 Exam Date; Online Registration to begin from October 09, 2018
    The Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) has announced the exam date for UCEED 2019. The Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination (UCEED) will be conducted on January 19, 2019. Candidates aspiring for a future in B.Des can apply for the examination to seek admission in IIT Bombay, IIT Guwahati, and IIT Jabalpur. UCEED is a national level entrance exam, the registration of which will begin from October 09, 2018. To register for the exam, the candidate should have passed class 12th
    20. Websites of State Public Service Commissions
    Websites of State Public Service Commissions Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission Assam Public Service Commission
    21. आरबीआई दे रहा नौकरी का सुनहरा मौका
    सरकारी नौकरी के इच्छुक बेरोज़गारों के लिए आरबीआई ने कई पदों ( RBI Recruitment 2019 ) पर आवेदन आमंत्रित किए हैं| इसके लिए इच्छुक और पात्र उम्मीदवार नीचे दी गई जानकारी के माध्यम से आवेदन कर सकते हैं| आरब
    22. About IFBI.com - Banking Courses| Insurance Courses | Banking Finance Courses India
    IFBI has been a pioneer in the BFSI education and training space in India since 2006 and has blazed a trail of success with students and corporates. Established by Global Talent Development Company NIIT in association with ICICI BANK, IFBI reflects the strengths of both these parents. IFBI Today
    23. Air India Limited Recruitment 2019 : Air India में भर्तियां
    एयर इंडिया ने कई पदों पर भर्तियों (Air India Limited Recruitment 2019) के लिए आवेदन आमंत्रित किए हैं| इसके लिए पात्र एवं इच्छुक उम्मीदवार नीचे दी गई
    24. Career Section
    Career Section Academics University Grants Commission-www.ugc.ac.in Central Board Of Secondary Education-www.cbse.nic.in Delhi University-
    25. Careers in Business Analytics
    Author : Dr. Satya Prakash Pandey The technological advances of the last decades have impacted our world, and the business world in particular, in fundamental ways. Massive amounts of data are being gathered and stored, from individual medical records to every single truck movement via GPS for large logistics providers. Consequent to decades of information technology deployment, organizations today have more information at hand than ever before. But in many ca
    26 CIMAP Scientist Technical Officer Vacancy Recruitment 2020 #Jobs 19 Days Remaining for Apply
    CIMAP Scientist Technical Officer Vacancy Recruitment 2020 CSIR-Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CSIR-CIMAP), invites online applications in the prescribed format from Indian citizens for the recruitment of Government Job vacancy posts of Scientists and Technical Officer from enthusiastic young and dynamic Indian Nationals involved in Product Development/Technology Innovation/Applied Technology/Translation Research having excellent academic record/proven ...
    We would love to hear your thoughts, concerns or problems with anything so we can improve our website educratsweb.com ! visit https://forms.gle/jDz4fFqXuvSfQmUC9 and submit your valuable feedback.
    Save this page as PDF | Recommend to your Friends
    Add FREE Listing to Bharatpages Business Directory
    Read this site in Bengali English Gujarati Hindi Kannada Punjabi Tamil Telugu Urdu or Any other Language Google's cache Page
    January 17 - Historical Events - On This Day
    Subh Ravivar (Sunday)  IMAGES, GIF, ANIMATED GIF, WALLPAPER, STICKER FOR WHATSAPP & FACEBOOK
    Subh Ravivar (Sunday)

    Great Republic Day Sale | 20th - 23rd Jan  IMAGES, GIF, ANIMATED GIF, WALLPAPER, STICKER FOR WHATSAPP & FACEBOOK Great Republic Day Sale | 20th - 23rd Jan

    Recent Posts

    Bihar Government Calendar 2021  IMAGES, GIF, ANIMATED GIF, WALLPAPER, STICKER FOR WHATSAPP & FACEBOOK Bihar Government Calendar 2021

    Jobs & Career Engineering Faculty & Teaching Defense & Police UPSC Scholorship Railway IT & Computer SSC Clerk & Steno UGC NET
    Contents News Education General Awareness Government Schemes Admit Card Study Material Exam Result Scholorship DATA Syllabus Contact us
    Explore more Archives Web Archive Register / Login Rss feed Posts Free Online Practice Set Useful Links / Sitemap Photo / Video Search Pincode Best Deal Greetings Recent Jobs Guest Contributor educratsweb Latest Jobs Notification sarkariniyukti.blogspot.com Bharatpages - BUSINESS DIRECTORY IN INDIA - FREE ONLINE BUSINESS LISTING
    Our Blog Bhakti Sangam chitragupta ji maharaj shri shirdi sai baba sansthan

    Great Republic Day Sale | 20th - 23rd Jan
    Great Republic Day Sale | 20th - 23rd Jan

    Guest Post | Submit   Job information   Contents   Link   Youtube Video   Photo   Practice Set   Affiliated Link   Register with us Register login Login
    educratsweb logo
    educratsweb provide the educational contents, Job, Online Practice set for students.
    if you have any information regarding Job, Study Material or any other information related to career. you can Post your article on our website. Click here to Register & Share your contents.
    For Advertisment email us at educratsweb@gmail.com
    Search | http://www.educratsweb.com/content.php?id=3684