IITs are the most prestigious engineering colleges and to get admission to one of the top IITs is challenging for many aspirants. Some students begin preparation years prior while some are late starters. Aspirants starting their preparation early have an edge over the late starters. Some opt for this field to turn their IIT dreams into reality while some do it under pressure.
Whatever the case may be, what remains constant is the fact that it is hard to get into the college of your dreams. To help you make it less challenging for you ETOOS India brings you some exclusive tips from the professors of IITs itself.
This blog is a guide on how you can accomplish your IIT dreams.
Tips to open your career options if not IIT dreams
1. Do not make your goals an unhealthy obsession
Cases have been seen where students take 6-7 attempts to crack the exam to get into an IIT without acknowledging the fact that they are wasting a lot of their time. Getting obsessed with cracking the exam and forgetting any other opportunity can be fatal for you.
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2. Set targets but don’t get disappointed
No doubt IITs are a great place to study and the happiness it gives when you get admission to one is incomparable. But not being able to qualify for the same doesn’t restrict your options of taking admission to other high-ranking colleges nor does it limit your career option. You will still have as many options, you just need to look for what is right for you. To have IIT dreams is nowhere wrong and you must stick and leave no stone unturned to accomplish your dreams. But also keep in mind that it isn’t the end of the road.
3. Stay focused on your passion
As mentioned, not getting your IIT dreams accomplished is not the end of opportunities, it does not mean you will never get to follow your passion if not for the IITs. You can find your passion in different forms. With some good research as everything is available on the internet these days, you can lead your dreams.
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4. Aspire high but don’t get emotionally involved
The IIT syllabus is vast and throughout your preparation, it sharpens your brain only. Students often get depressed about not getting an IIT but such should not be the case. Strive towards working hard but do not get emotionally involved with the exam.
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5. Think beyond IIT
Getting into the IITs should not be the only goal. After getting admission to the desired college your vision must go beyond getting into the college. You must aim for the betterment of society as well.
6. Success is not static but dynamic
If you think that IITs are the only road to success then you are wrong in so many ways. There are so many more ways that help you climb the ladder of success.
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IITs are a dream of many and you must strive towards accomplishing your dreams but running behind that dream for more than the required amount of time is no smartness. So, let’s work hard towards your dreams but also make sure to acknowledge other opportunities when they knock at your door.
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