IIFT GK Section 2022: How To Start GK Preparations, Tips and Strategy

By Gaurav Gupta|Updated : October 9th, 2021

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) is one of the top Management colleges in India that offers candidates to pursue their MBA in International Business (IB). In this article we will be telling you how you should start your preparations for GK section is you are targeting for IIFT 2022. So, let's get started!

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Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) is one of the top Management colleges in India that offers candidates to pursue their MBA in International Business (IB). In this article we will be telling you how you should start your preparations for GK section is you are targeting for IIFT 2022. So, let's get started!

GK section is one the most understated and neglected sections which in reality is very important and can be very scoring if candidates pay attention while preparing for the MBA entrance exam. Let us know some more tips on how you should start you preparations for GK section.

Exam Pattern of IIFT 2022

Section

No. of Qs

Marks per Qs

Total

Negative per question

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VARC)

35

3

105

1

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR)

30

3

90

1

Quantitative Analysis (QA)

25

3

75

1

General Knowledge & Current Affairs (GK)

20

1.5

30

0.5

Total

110

 

300

 

In the IIFT exam, the GK section has only 20 questions having half the weightage as compared to the other 3 sections.

Check here the complete IIFT Syllabus 2022

How to Prepare for GK Section for IIFT 2022

  • Check the Syllabus: It is very important to mark the boundaries of what to study and what not to. One might end up studying things that are less important. Check IIFT Syllabus
  • Look for an appropriate Study Material for IIFT.
  • Keep yourself up to date: Keeping yourself up-to-date with all the current affairs and evolvements happening around the world is of utmost importance
  • Reading Newspaper on a daily basis: Reading a newspaper daily will not only help you with the latest Business news and other current affairs but also will be a great help in helping you with learning new vocabulary words. The daily one must follow are named below:
    • The Hindu
    • Business World
    • Economic Times
    • Financial Express
    • Business Line
  • Prepare Notes: All major topics/events/news/announcements should be noted. This helps in memorizing the facts faster and for a longer time. Also one can go through it at the last moment.
  • Previous years paper analysis: This is very helpful in analyzing the type of questions asked in a particular exam.
  • Solve sample papers: Solving sample papers before the exam helps in being confident during the real exam.
  • Accuracy: As there is negative marking for every wrong answer, one should be sure about the answer before attempting the question. One must leave those questions he/she is unsure of.
  • Revision of Important Topics before the exam: There should be a proper revision of Important topics from the previous years question papers.

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