How to prepare for ssc cgl : SSC CGL 2019-20 notification is out and the SSC CGL Tier 1 exam is scheduled to be held from 2nd to 11th March 2020. Lakhs of aspirants apply for this recruitment every year and there are thousands of candidates who are working individuals looking for the right exam strategy and tips to prepare for the SSC CGL 2019 exam while continuing to work. Many students have this query whether it is possible to prepare for the SSC CGL exam while doing a job. We believe that if you aim at something and have the will to achieve it, then no one can stop you from getting it. For a working person, it’s the balance between the job and Exam preparation. Keeping the same in mind, we are providing the strategy to be adopted for the upcoming months by the working aspirants to crack the SSC CGL 2019-20 exam.
- Morning time: Divine time for Studies
Morning Time is the best time for studies. You should try to get up at 5.30 in the morning and study for 2 hours daily. It might be difficult to deal initially but you can develop a habit over time. Make a habit of rising early. After the office, try to get 2 hours in the late evening for studies. You can devote 2 hours from 9.30 to 11.30 pm for studies. If you have a separate shift timing then you can manage your time accordingly.
2. Utilize your time effectively
Time management is the key to crack any exam for working aspirants. Try to steal some time in office hours as well. If you have a relaxed/flexible work environment in the office, then you can easily get some time in lunchtime or during breaks for a quick revision. It all depends on how much time you can give to your study consistently. Utilize your traveling time to watch videos
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3. Mock Tests to your rescue
Analyze yourself by taking as many mocks as you can. If you have already prepared for SSC CGL before then you should spend more time on attempting mocks and then analyze your performance. Note down your weaker topics and start focusing on them. If you don’t get the time to attempt on weekdays then devote this time on weekends.
4. Study More on the weekends
Weekends should be completely utilized to study and revise. Learn & read on weekdays and revise all the things read throughout the week on weekends. Attempt 2-3 mocks and analyze them. Study for 6-8 hours on weekends covering all the subjects.
5. Follow a Study Plan and focus on difficult topics
For a working professional, it is really important to have a plan by which they can study daily and cover all the topics. As you have the constraint of time, so it is really important to list out the difficult and important topics for the exam. For Quant, Algebra, Mensuration, Geometry & Trigonometry are considered difficult ones, hence, one should practice these more. SSCADDA is already providing the SSC CGL Study Plan for Beginners’ and Advanced Level. You can follow as per your convenience:
6. Develop Reading Habits
Reading on a regular basis must be done especially for the current affairs section and English section. Read newspapers daily, if possible, to memorize new words daily. Learn the important grammar rules, formulas, and do not miss on the daily current affairs that can be easily accessed on our ADDA247 app.
Always be optimistic about your preparations. Whenever you feel tired or burdened with the work and preparations, just relax your mind by watching a movie or going out with your friends once a week. For a healthy mind, it is really important to avoid stress and remain calm throughout the preparations. You may think that you are far from your dream but just remember, it is your dream and you have to achieve it.