Everyone of us knows that Medical entrance exams are the toughest one’s to crack. This is due to the fact they need a lot of concentration, methodical preparation to thoroughly grasp both the theory and practical aspects of the subjects involved. This is a normal case that we come across when we face any exam wherein we surround ourselves with lots of books, notes, guides and previous year’s question papers. As the entrance exam date nears we always feel an air of nervousness and a great deal of pressure. This has to be avoided at any cost since this can sometimes adversely affect our health and distract our task of cracking the exam. You have heard the saying patience and perseverance can overcome mountains. Then well adhere to this philosophy and maintain a calm and peaceful composure when preparing for any entrance exam.
A useful tip to do this is to start the preparation by using self relaxation techniques. There are lot of relaxation techniques that you can easily practice which becomes very effective from an exam point of view. It is always better to start the day with some exercise which improves concentration. Try deep breathing exercises which improves concentration power. The main reason why the mind has to be relaxed and driven off any tensions is because tension and pressure wears you off mentally and decreases the retention capacity of your precious memory. There are also many who get scared about the probable results of the entrance exam before they have actually written one. It’s better to forget the results whatever it may be and to first focus on cracking the exam and come out with flying colors.
There is another thing that you need to do. You need to collect most of the previous years question papers and try to solve them out. This is quite an effective way since you will know which are the areas where you lag behind and focus more attention to those. This process also helps you to know in advance the models and question patterns that examiners are looking forward and by practicing these you will be at an advantage when you finally answer the entrance paper. This technique also improves your speed considerably which is also a defining factor as far as any entrance exam is concerned. As you solve many previous question papers you will see ultimately that your own speed increases considerably and your thinking and reasoning capacities also undergo a boost.
Last but not the least tries to gather information and data as much as possible and periodically make notes. Read and revise these notes again and again and put everything on your finger tips.
So start believing in yourself and be confident of your knowledge and your skills. Also know your weaknesses and the areas you lag behind which needs some fine tuning. You will surely be able to get admission into any of the top Medical colleges provided that you follow the above said and prepare well. Good luck.