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 LIVE CHAT WITH VINEETA SHARMA ON CATGet this! 
 
TestFunda Team
15-Dec-16
      
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Surbhi.purohit: Hi
Vineeta Sharma: hi
ritzynike: Good evening!
Vineeta Sharma: good evening

blesson1990: how much time should i invest on GDPI prep??
Vineeta Sharma:
Its not about time. Its about your prep level. If you have done your Current affairs and reading well along with preparations than confidence is the only thing you need to crack it. The issue is students are not properly aware of their surroundings and lack of knowledge is villen to performance in GD/PI

ritzynike: quants was difficult. screwed up my performance
Vineeta Sharma:
So how can I help you?
ritzynike: wil xat be more difficult ?
Vineeta Sharma: Not sure but spend time on strengthening your prep level by doing well in your strong areas. 
reena.kothari: Hi Ma'am
Vineeta Sharma: hi
preeya: Hello Mam
Vineeta Sharma: hi
ramolapatel: Now that cat is over, what specific skills should i develop??
Vineeta Sharma: You should boost up your confidence, strengthen your communication and have a receptive attitude. Read some good books and not chetan bhagat.
himansh95: I am expecting a percent of 80-90%, what institutes should I target??
Vineeta Sharma: You can target Somaya, SIMBI if you have taken SNAP, IMI Delhi, IRMA, ITM, Welingkar etc. 
ritzynike: ok mam. what is CAT cutOff this time at ITM ?
Vineeta Sharma: We work on composite marking system so we take into account your test score, 10th, 12th and grad scores, work ex if any and GD/PI scores. Convert it in composite score and then you are allotted a campus. A higher composite score would be eligible for navi mumbai campus.
debdootb: Hi Maam, I am getting calls from a lot of institutes. I am not very sure about my CAT 2016 score. How to select institutes?
Vineeta Sharma: What is the score you are expecting? 
preeya: What will be the cut-off for top IIMs?
Vineeta Sharma: 97 to 99%ile for the top 6
reena.kothari: How much mock should i give to crack XAT? and any study suggestions that you would like to give?
Vineeta Sharma: Its not about taking the number of mocks. Its about analysing where are you making mistakes and analysing and making that area strong. Look at your quality and improve it and not the quantity. 
Nicholas: Will CAT prep help me for my XAT exam??
Vineeta Sharma: offcourse
dreamingshy: thank you for the sponsored mini CAT mock. it was really helpful
Vineeta Sharma: Welcome 
dreamingshy: CAT was good. hoping to get good institute
Vineeta Sharma: Congrats
ritzynike: thank u mam
Vineeta Sharma: Welcome 
preeya: N what about the rest IIM's?
Vineeta Sharma: all the IIMs would close within 95%ile. Infact the top 25 institutes like SP JAin, MDI etc will close within 95%ile. 
talentgoose: HI alla nd mam
Vineeta Sharma: Hi. 
preeya: Thank you
Vineeta Sharma: Welcome 
talentgoose: m really wooried . . cat was bad and i want to do MBA this year itself. what should be the focus going forward
Vineeta Sharma: What score are you expecting and what colleges are in your consideration list?? 

Actually you should fill 2 forms for realistic colleges within your expected scores and 5-6 forms for pessimistic institutes as per your expected scores. Colleges would not make so much of difference. your learnings should be good from whatever college you study and the world is yours. 
debdootb: I am expecting around 85 to 95 percentile
Vineeta Sharma: You must fill MICA, MDI, Somaya, ITM, Welingkar 
jagrut_mehta: Hello Ma'am

Which college should I target for marketing after my CAT results?
Vineeta Sharma: What score are you expecting? 
talentgoose: mam awaiting your reply !!!! !
Vineeta Sharma: pls repeat your question. 
monish.despande: Mam,

Which all colleges in mumbai should i focus on?
Vineeta Sharma: what score are you expecting? 
monish.despande: I have registered for all other exams as well like snap, cmat, cet, etc
Vineeta Sharma: Ok. To be on safer side fill forms like Welingkar, ITM, Somaya, IMI delhi etc. 
talentgoose: m really wooried . . cat was bad and i want to do MBA this year itself. what should be the focus going forward
Vineeta Sharma: What score are you expecting and what colleges are in your consideration list?? 

Actually you should fill 2 forms for realistic colleges within your expected scores and 5-6 forms for pessimistic institutes as per your expected scores. Colleges would not make so much of difference. your learnings should be good from whatever college you study and the world is yours. 
debdootb: But Maam MICA has another level of selection right through MICAT? Is it very tough given that I have expecting a decent score in CAT.
Vineeta Sharma: So drop MICA. Fill others as suggested. you can talk to me on 8080479620 for a personalised counselling. 
Megha.V: Hello Ma'am
Vineeta Sharma: hi
talentgoose: " your learnings should be good from whatever college you study and the world is yours. " thank you for the motivation mam ...
Vineeta Sharma: Yes offcourse because some students even from B and B- grade make it to big companies and high paying jobs and eventually a good career. 
talentgoose: now i am considering tier 2 colleges .
Vineeta Sharma: Fill ITM form before 15th Jan and go for scholarship round of admissions. Save some money for your parents. It is the best way of getting a good ROI. 
talentgoose: how is ITM warangal compared to itm mumbai ?
Vineeta Sharma: Good campus with very good infrastructure and 100% placements. We also have a inhouse hostel for boys and girls. 
debdootb: Thank u maam. Will get in touch with you.
Vineeta Sharma: Sure. Tomorrow after 11 am should be fine. 
Krishna.V: Hi
Vineeta Sharma: hi
talentgoose: "Yes offcourse because some students even from B and B- grade make it to big companies and high paying jobs and eventually a good career. " true, my friend is one of the example
Vineeta Sharma: Great. Good luck. 
talentgoose: Fill ITM form before 15th Jan . will definitely do that
Vineeta Sharma: :)

See you at campus then. 
narendra.patil: Hello Ma'am, wanted to know if you are coming up with sponsored mock for CMAT too. I am appearing for CMAT and want to practice more mocks..
Vineeta Sharma: We are sponsoring XAT. more number of test is not required. For whatever mocks you are taking please analyse your paper, find out your weak areas and work on them. This will help you maximise the score. 
talentgoose: thanks for the help mam
Vineeta Sharma: Welcome 
srivashist.shekhar: GE.
Vineeta Sharma: GE
srivashist.shekhar: hows the difficulty of itm scholorship test ?
Vineeta Sharma: MAT level. 
Megha.V: I m attending various GD/PI workshop to improve my confidence to face a large audience, but problem is that all topics are case-based, can u please suggest us on which topics we should focus more?
Vineeta Sharma: Read more on Demonetisation, US presidential elections, GST, etc. kind of current affairs. 
srivashist.shekhar: thats great
Vineeta Sharma: :)
Megha.V: Okay thanks ma'am :)
Vineeta Sharma: :)
srivashist.shekhar: yes megha, everyone is asking about demonitisation in gd pi . hot topic
Vineeta Sharma: read about Jayalalita, tendulkar, virat kohli etc. and also great people in different field. Read about rio olympics, para-olympics etc. 
Megha.V: Ma'm my friend is not sure about her cat score so what should be her plan B!!!
Vineeta Sharma: How was her paper and what percentile is she expecting? 
Shoaibhvastad: sure mam
Vineeta Sharma: good luck. 
jagrut_mehta: How much time after the results are published will interviews be started at IIMs?
Vineeta Sharma: They would start the admissions process in kind of a month by sending call letters and announcing process dates. 
Shoaibhvastad: thanks for the topics
Vineeta Sharma: welcome 
Megha.V: Her paper was too bad and she is expecting around 40 to 45 percentile :(
Vineeta Sharma: Ask her to fill ITM form as we take composite score. If she performs well in GD PI and has good score in 10th 12th and grad then she stands a chance. 
Shoaibhvastad: iw as about to ask the same question
Vineeta Sharma: so u got ur answer. Right?
Megha.V: Sorry she not online right now so i m asking on her behalf, she is messaging me all her questions.
Vineeta Sharma: no issues.  Ask her to contact me tomorrow on 8080479620. Low cat score is not the end of the world. 
Megha.V: O great thank you so much ma'am i think u made her day.... n ya she has good score in 10th, 12th and graduation..
Vineeta Sharma: am happy I could bring a smile on someone's face. 

Basically cat scores has not more than 6% weightage although this is first parameter of selection. 
Shoaibhvastad: my next question is hows marketing at ITM? avg package this year ?
Vineeta Sharma: Its one of the best in industry. Highest is 14.5 by Amazon and avg. 6.8 lakhs. Our best placements are Marketing, Retail and International Business
deandanish: Hi Ma'am,

I guess i missed todays chat :( my question is following:

Do B-schools reopen their admissions after CAT results are declared?
Vineeta Sharma: Yes. The forms would be available and admissions would be open but if you want to avail scholarships n other benefits apply now. ITM scholarship forms are open till 15th Jan. 
Shoaibhvastad: is it at ITM mumbai ?
Vineeta Sharma: yes
racersteer: Hello,

Do I need to apply for each and every IIM and other Bschools in India separately or will I automatically get a call from them after CAT result...????
Vineeta Sharma: once you apply to cat you are eligible for all IIMs. For other colleges you need to apply. 
Shoaibhvastad: thats great.m from pune. m looking for colleges in pune or mumbai
Vineeta Sharma: Come to ITM
Vineeta Sharma: All the students who have attended the cat session can call on 18002099727 for availing 25% discount on forms. or call vineet at 8080511223
Vineeta Sharma: All the students who have attended the cat session can call on 18002099727 for availing 25% discount on forms. or call vineet at 8080511223
Vineeta Sharma: All the students who have attended the cat session can call on 18002099727 for availing 25% discount on forms. or call vineet at 8080511223
Vineeta Sharma: All the students who have attended the cat session can call on 18002099727 for availing 25% discount on forms. or call vineet at 8080511223
Vineeta Sharma: All the students who have attended the cat session can call on 18002099727 for availing 25% discount on forms. or call vineet at 8080511223
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