Preparing for management entrance exams such as CAT, GMAT, GRE and several other can be very stressful. But sometimes, to figure out where to prepare from becomes even more stressful.
In such situations we are left with few options like joining classes for the particular exam or buying huge entrance books which are popular around us.
Somehow, App Store turns out to be as savior when a person is in such a state of dilemma. It saves our money and time both which we very casually spend on our conveyance to classes and books.
There are already several learning platforms such as BYJU’s and Unacademy that are slowly gaining prominence. Funded by Tensen and Sequoia, BYJUS’s raised funding of $244 million as reported in March 2018. Unacademy raised funding $4.5 million.
Here we are listing some of the most sought after apps by students which would not only help you but also give you a benefits of availing mock tests, study material, analysis of your performance and let you decide your study plan according to you for upcoming examinations:-
It was founded in 2012 by ex-Inmobi employees Satish Kumar and Abhishek Patil. Provides lessons in form of video and audio lectures. Along with this you get mocks, notes and much more for MBA and related exams. There are various test series with solutions, customized study planner and live group study sessions in form of games. Daily GK sections and up to date content by experts are the additional perks offered by Oliveboard.
Consists of IIT-IIM alumni, Maruti Konduri and Srikanth Lingamneni and Sayali Kale, cracku is working towards becoming the one stop point for CAT aspirants. Cracku has live leader board which tells you about your position at national level and also tells who your competitors are so that you stay motivated. It has focus on postgraduate exams as well such as Banking, SSC and Gate as well. The free content of cracku has reasoning puzzles and quizzes, tricks to solve by experts and previous years’ papers with detailed solution.
Provides help for IBPS,SSC, RRB, GMAT exams and students may avail the benefit of private tutors who are 24*7 available for getting clearer view on difficult topics and tricky questions. The app analyzes your performance and tally it with your peers to construct a suitable study plan for you. Provides adaptive test which gives you an idea of your time management and also do analysis so that you work on them to make it better.
HANDA KA FUNDA
Computer science IIT-Kharagpur graduate, Ravi Handa started Handa Ka Funda to provide affordable online coaching. Main focus of it is Banking entrance exams and MBA. The app has the simplified course in form of videos, presentations, documents, previous papers and formulas for GMAT, XAT, CAT, GRE and much more. Additional feature of live classes is also there which clarifies the doubts irrespective of time in real time.
It was founded by Payal Doshi in 2012. Constitutes of different apps for different exams like CAT, IAS prelims, SSC and CA-CPT. Techniques are used according to the exam concerned. For example, in CAT, focus is on expert’s tips and tricks while for CA-CPT, focus moves to maximizing score section wise. Fixed mocks are not there but a numerous set of questions which are segregated on basis of chapter, marks and difficulty.