Hemant Jindal secured all India rank (AIR) 8 in GATE 2021 (electrical) with a rating of 82 out of 100. He accomplished BE in Electrical Engineering from Delhi School of Engineering (now Delhi Technological College) and ME in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
He shares his preparation technique and why not like most GATE toppers, he is not going to pursue a job in PSU and would like his old flame — instructing.
Is that this your first try? The place do you suppose your marks had been deducted?
This was my fourth try. I’ve beforehand cleared GATE, with AIR 132 in 2015 and AIR 450 in 2014. In my earlier makes an attempt, because of calculation errors my marks had been diminished. Other than that, I used to be unable to reply three questions that led to additional deductions in my general rating.
Why did you select electrical engineering?
Physics was a topic that me proper from my highschool. To be extra particular, I used to be fascinated by electromagnetism. My curiosity in electrical methods, computer systems, and the way the web functioned, impressed me to pursue a profession in electrical engineering.
When did you begin your preparation? What books/ on-line materials did you employ to check?
My preparations started within the fourth yr of my commencement. To develop my ideas, I referred to books similar to Energy Electronics and PS Bimbhra’s Electrical Machine. I additionally solved earlier yr’s GATE query papers regularly. Moreover, Unacademy’s dwell courses supplied me with personalised mentorship and allowed me to strengthen my elementary understanding of the themes. With the intention to broaden my data, I additionally referred to Wikipedia.
How do you have to schedule answering the GATE examination – which part to try first and which subsequent?
Surprisingly, this yr’s GATE paper was blended with one and two marker questions. I didn’t have any particular technique, however I selected to reply the questions so as.
Have you ever utilized for any PSU?
I’ve not utilized for any PSU stage jobs. I’ve at all times needed to be a physics and electrical engineering instructor and I’m concentrating on that in the mean time.