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Wednesday, 24 November 2021 | Pioneer

Topics that can be asked in CAT 2021

With an aim to crack the exam, candidates must be aware of CAT 2021, important topics for preparation as this will help them to know how much time they need to prepare for each topic.

Quantitative Aptitude (QA): Is considered to be one of the most important CAT 2021 topics for preparation, crucial and challenging sections in the CAT exam

Topics: Numbers, Modern Math’s, Arithmetic, Geometry.

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR): As per the exam pattern, Data interpretation and logical reasoning questions are tricky and time-consuming as well. Hence, to excel in this section, candidates must know shortcut methods of solving questions.

Topics: Puzzles, Sitting Arrangements, Blood Relation, Syllogisms and Venn Diagrams and Graphs Related.

Verbal and Reading Comprehension (VARC): Since, the difficulty is known for VARC Section, devote sufficient time to both RCs and VA while solving the paper.

Topics: Reading Comprehension Passages, Para-Jumbles, Para-Summary, Odd Sentences, Sentence Completion and Correction and Word Usage (Vocabulary).

— Courtesy: Sumit Singh Gandhi, CEO, CATKing Educare

17 companies engage in #LearnForACause

Learn for a cause, a unique, first-of-its-kind, purpose driven learning initiative enabled 17 leading organisations in the country to give back to the community, while helping employees in their own company to upskill themselves. The initiative created by People Matters in partnership with Skillsoft, Akshay Patra and Concern India Foundation, saw a phenomenal response.

Community Impact: Each course completed through this initiative contributed directly to the community. A total of 16,128 meals for underprivileged children were donated and 100 young women were sponsored with education and employability.

“At its heart, the Learn for cause initiative is a unique attempt to bring about social impact while you learn. It's an opportunity for organisations to meaningfully contribute back to their community, while bringing about transformational business change as you volunteer and learn,” Ester Martinez, CEO, People Matters Media said.

As learning moved to the top of organisational priorities over the last 18 months, companies have been looking for ways to boost experience and engagement.

The pandemic has pivoted business models and ways of working around the world, new innovative initiatives are now becoming a tool to boost impact at the workplace.

Learners accessed the award winning Skillsoft Percipio platform to complete their learning courses. The platform is known for its advanced AI driven recommendation engine that takes into account individual interests, and multiple formats that allow learners to choose their learning format, and the ability to practice skills.

As companies navigate a new emerging world of work, there are new opportunities that are opening up to reconstruct and reimagine work in a post COVID era.

By boosting employee engagement and experience, and creating an impact in the community, Learn for a cause heralds a new era of work that places purpose at the heart of the business.

Cyber Security App

 A student of KL Deemed-to-be University has created Cyber Security app that offers features like e-complaint filing, cyber internships and cyber consultation.

The app is also the very first cyber security app to be available in English, and Telugu.

 It is simple, convenient and absolutely easy to use. It is crucial to ensure one’s digital security today. The app alerts the users before they fall victim to them.

Placement for SP JAIN’S UG Class 2021

The SP Jain School of Global Management announced the ongoing successful placements for its Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) students. With over 80% of the students who stayed back in Australia having secured jobs upon completing their course, the school reported that the class of 2021 is off to a great start. Students have also received offers from the US, Dubai, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam and Colombia.

WWI Signed MOU with the University of GreenwicH

Whistling Woods International WWI) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the University of Greenwich, London. This agreement will promote collaborative activities in the field of academic and educational areas.

The institutes will work on reciprocity towards providing students and faculty various opportunities including:

  • Development of staff and student exchange opportunities.
  • Explore research collaborations and develop knowledge exchange.
  • Provision of cultural and intellectual enrichment opportunities for staff and students of both parties.
  • Development of progression routes to teach programmes.
  • Development of summer school or short courses.

Rahul Puri, head, Academics, WWI said: “We are excited to announce our association with the University of Greenwich, London. We believe such partnerships not only help the students and faculty to enhance their academic horizon, but also enables them to expand cross-cultural perspectives, leading to unique and new multifaceted thoughts.”

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