TestUrSelf GATE 2020 Topper’s Interview Jaya Gupta (AIR 1 MT)

TestUrSelf GATE 2020 Topper’s Interview Jaya Gupta (AIR 1 MT)

GATE is the biggest exam for every Metallurgical Engineer who is among to secure a job in government PSU such as IOCL, BIS, NALCO, SAIL, BARC, BEMRC or pursue higher studies in the most prestigious institutes such as IISc, IITs, NITs etc. Every year over 3.5 thousands candidates appear for the GATE exam and strive to fulfil their dreams. This year GATE 2020 was conducted on 1st Feb and the final results was declared on 13th March in which Jaya Gupta achieved AIR 1 in GATE 2020 Metallurgical Engineering exam.


GATE 2020 Success story of Jaya Gupta


TestUrSelf: Kindly introduce UrSelf?
Jaya Gupta: I am Jaya Gupta from Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh. My father’s name is Mr. Vijay Kumar Gupta and my mother’s name is Mrs. Uma Gupta. Currently I am pursuing B.Tech in the stream of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering from National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology (NIFFT), Ranchi. I did my 10th and 12th from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Shahjahanpur. My hobbies include sketching and playing badminton.
TestUrSelf: Ur GATE Rank with Year?
Jaya Gupta: AIR 1 in GATE 2020
TestUrSelf: Kindly tell us about Ur journey and the experience during the preparation for the GATE Exam?
Jaya Gupta: Throughout this journey of my preparation for GATE Exam, one needs to stay motivated and there are times when a person feels low, starts to doubt their abilities but I was fortunate that I had the support of my family and especially my brother Keshav Gupta. The efforts if done in the wrong direction yield no fruit and for that I am thankful to my professors at NIFFT, seniors Samarjeet Kumar Singh and Ravi Raj and my friend Divya Prakash Srivastava for guiding me in the right direction. I followed a particular strategy for my preparation of GATE 2020, which comprised of three stages.In the first stage, I developed the basic understanding of all the topics and cleared all my concepts from standard books, then in the second read I prepared notes from the standard books and in the final month of preparation I revised those notes and gave mock tests.
TestUrSelf: What inspired you for attempting GATE Exam?
Jaya Gupta: I appeared in GATE Exam as it is a pathway for both higher studies in India and jobs in PSUs.
TestUrSelf: When did you start Ur preparation for GATE 2020?
Jaya Gupta: I paid attention to the class lectures which helped me in clearing my concepts of the subject but I started serious preparation for GATE 2020 from mid of third year of B.Tech.
TestUrSelf: How did TestUrSelf help you in Ur preparation?
Jaya Gupta: The test series of TestUrSelf was very helpful as it helped in analysing my weak and strong topics. It provided a similar platform as the actual GATE exam and helped in clearing my doubts. The test series had a range of questions from easy to hard which made me mentally strong to tackle any sort of paper in the actual exam.
TestUrSelf: Kindly tell us a few words regarding TestUrSelf?
Jaya Gupta: TestUrSelf is an amazing platform especially for metallurgy students who are preparing for gate examination. The test series and STUDY materials, it offers for gate metallurgy paper is great and it immensely helps the aspiring students to get a decent rank in the gate examination. TestUrSelf not only provides the best possible collection of questions but also a self-understandable solution which helps in analyzing the mock tests effectively and efficiently.
TestUrSelf: Kindly give some tips for upcoming aspirants!
Jaya Gupta: Always prepare to get 100 percent marks in the exam, as I firmly believe that if you aim for the sky you will definitely reach the clouds. Remember to be confident, never lose hope, maintain consistency and don’t worry about the result during preparation.




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