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Success Story – ArchitBubna


MTG : Why did you appear for Engineering Entrance?

Archit : I have always been interested in Science and Mathematics. At the high school level, IIT JEE preparation provides the best opportunity to study these subjects deeply.

MTG : What exams you have appeared for and what is your rank in these exams?

Archit : I have appeared for JEE MAINS (AIR-54), JEE ADVANCED (AIR-3), KVPY SA (AIR-8), KVPY SX (AIR-2), cleared RMO, INOI, INChO, won a gold medal in IJSO 2016 and a silver medal in APhO 2018.

MTG : How many hours in a day did you study to prepare for the examination?

Archit : I studied for about 2-3 hours a day for JEE preparation.

MTG : On which topic and chapters you laid more stress in each subject?

Archit : All chapters require equal attention and practice for JEE preparation. However, some topics like Definite Integration in Mathematics and Qualitative Analysis in Chemistry required some extra stress.

MTG : How much time does one require for serious preparation for this exam?

Archit : One should start the preparation early, i.e. before the beginning of eleventh standard.

MTG : Any extra coaching?

Archit : I have taken coaching from FIITJEE, South Delhi for JEE.

MTG : Which subjects/Topics you were strong/weak at?

Archit : I was always strong in Physics and a bit weak in Calculus.

MTG : Which books/Magazines/Coaching classes you followed?

Archit : I joined FIITJEE since class X. I studied Physics from Irodov and HC Verma and also referred some foreign authors for Chemistry.

MTG :What do you think is the secret of  your success?

Archit : My coaching provided me thorough, perfect guidelines and pathways which paved my way to success. Coaching helped me strategise my preparation. I used to practice the mock tests and practice papers provided by my coaching. I also appeared for All India test series of FIITJEE which made me understand my stand and preparation level.

MTG : How different was the preparation for JEE Advanced from JEE Main?

Archit : The preparation was quite similar but since the difficulty level of Advanced is higher than Mains, I used to practice questions to the level and standard of Advanced. The test series and mock test papers helped me a lot to prepare for the exam.

MTG : Was this your first attempt?

Archit : Yes, this was my first attempt.

MTG : What role did the following play in your success?

Archit :(a) Parents: My parents are my greatest inspiration. They always supported me in all my good and bad days and it would not have been possible without them.

(b)  Teachers: My teachers at FIITJEE made sure that I have a complete command over all concepts and topics relevant to JEE syllabus. They have provided me the confidence to get a great result in JEE Advanced exam.

MTG : Your family background?

Archit : My father is a businessman and my mother is a homemaker.

MTG : What advice would you like to give our readers who are JEE aspirants?

Archit : To achieve a great rank in IIT JEE, you must start your preparation as early as possible.