Dr Amrito Biswas_did his MBBS from Kolkata and joined DAMS Grand Test Series at Kolkata. He secured Rank 2 in AIIMS May-2011 & Rank 28 in PGI-May-2011 Exam
DAMS: Congratulations on securing a good ranks. What is the secret of your success in this exam?
Dr Amrito Biswas :- Hard work,belief on myself
DAMS: How did your parents, family and friends contribute to your success?
Dr Amrito Biswas :- the,three thinks that mean world to me ,they helped me through out my journey
DAMS: Who influenced you to take up Medicine?
Dr Amrito Biswas :- my mother , and my didi
DAMS: We appreciate the fact that preparing for an extremely competitive exam must be really challenging. During your preparation, did you ever doubt your ability to succeed in it?
Dr Amrito Biswas:- sometimes, but never lost the faith
DAMS: Which books did you read for the theory part?
Dr Amrito Biswas:- Pulse publication_pharma ,micro,
DAMS : Which books did you read for MCQ revision? Which revision books were the most productive and which were least?
Dr Amrito Biswas :- Across for ant,pysio,biochem,fsm,skin ,ortho,opthal.its very imp to revise the short subjects before exams in a very quick time ,it really boosts the confidence
DAMS : How important you think was DAMS in your preparation ?
Dr Amrito Biswas:- I used to give dams grand test regularly, my advice to all juniors please take dams grand test very seriously ,no doubt at present it is the best
DAMS: What do you think is the better way of preparation between selective, intensive study and wide, extensive study? What did you choose as your style of studying?
Dr Amrito Biswas: Its better to know extensively about repeatedly asked question. Remember no one enters exam hall knowing everything.but as you read extensively you can penetrate questions, rule out more options,and one thing wheather aims , all india ,pgi perfection really matters so please try to give as many as grand tests it really helps
DAMS: Indian PG entrances are highly competitive so to compete them students end up in appearing in multiple PG exams , kindly extend your views on this and also their pros and cons of appearing in multiple PG entrances .
Dr Amrito Biswas :- My personal opinion is to increase the pg seats so that every one can do pg easily ,apart from pgi most of the exams are information based
DAMS: Which subjects did you focus on?
Dr Amrito Biswas:- Each and every subject is important but still to me the short subjects are the key
DAMS: What was your strategy for the exam day? How many questions did you attempt and why?
Dr Amrito Biswas:- Please sleep well before the exam day ,keep you calm i attempt 245 questions in pgi ,190 in aiims
DAMS: What do you want to specialize in, why and where?
Dr Amrito Biswas:- Medicine ,either from aims or from PGI