Interview with Alexander Nedumparampil Baby, TYBBI Sem 5 Topper 2014-15, K.M. Agrawal College



Name –Alexander Nedumparampil Baby
College Name – K. M. Agrawal College, Kalyan.
Course Name – BBI
Rank in TY Sem V :1st in college
GPA / Percentage: A  Grade
1) Tell us about yourself?
To tell about me I am shortly called Alex, I did my high school in International Indian School, Dammam, Saudi Arabia. My dads name is NT Mathew Babykutty who is working in rezayat company as an administration officer and my moms name is Lillykutty who is a housewife. I have a elder sister Elizabeth who is doing her Dr. in Pharmacy (California). I preferred and joined BBI because of my interest in insurance sector. I joined as I wished to gain knowledge and skill in the upcoming sector in India. My plan for future is to study MBA or study in insurance field mostly company or marine insurance.
2) How does it feel to be a Topper of the college in TY Sem V exams?
I feel happy and good and I do feel content in my achievement.

3) Whom will you credit your success to?

Firstly, to God Almighty who has helped me to achieve success,

secondly, to my parents , sister and my best friends who have influenced , encouraged and motivated me throughout the semester.
thirdly, to professors who had supported me.

4) Did you start preparing from the first day of your TY Sem V?
I had tired to do studies from the starting itself but may a times it used to fail, but I had made efforts to study as easiest I could.
5) How did you study for Sem V?
I used to read the notes one day before I learn them even the practical subjects which indirectly helped me to study faster and without much burden as the next day when I used to learn all the words and lines used to be familiar to me, which thus reduced my workload.
6) Which are the easy subjects in Sem V?
All where equally hard in its way.

7) Any special way of writing the answers? Do you write answers in bullet points or in paragraphs?
I preferred writing in bullets while writing in paragraphs I used to underline the important words or lines.
8) How do you crack case studies in theory and practical subjects?
Always read and keep your mind thinking. in practical subject used to practice but after practicing I used to never do written practice, I used to take a calculator and try to solve it by seeing itself, which in a regular basis helped me a lot and in practical’s I was able to score the highest mark , this practice was said to me by Ganesha Sir which helped me a lot.
9) Did you draw any diagram in any paper? Is it mandatory? Does it help to get more marks?
Yes if you draw a proper diagram it shows that you know the proper answer of the question asked and a diagram helps to easily understand what u are written as well to the corrector .
10)Any specific study pattern adopted i.e. timetable / how many hours per subject per day etc.?
No I never kept a timetable.

11) How do you fight against mood swings and distractions during exam preparation?
There were a lot of distractions caused to me. I overcame it by setting small goals which I could achieve everyday. I used to be a part of social activities and used to concentrate on playing guitar and practicing MMA(martial arts) which easily helped me to fight against mood swings.
12) If you are made the Vice Chancellor of Mumbai University, what changes would you like to initiate in Indian education system?
Would made test books on time and would ensure an adequate gap between the exams  and would defiantly make studies practical.
13) Many students prepare sincerely but constantly live under fear that they are not from big college / not from English medium and eventually lose confidence. What message would you like to these students?
I had a friend who faced this problems but he was able to overcome this by talking more in English whenever we used to meet, finally his English had improved a may much within 2-3 months. I would recommend the same talk more , read more and practice writing. do create a habit of reading your own answers wherever a write your answers in a way it helps you to understand your mistakes and improve accordingly.

  14) Through this struggle and success, what have you learned? What is the wisdom of life and competition?
I learned one thing is to stop blaming and criticizing others. I learned to never give up as this sem as a challenging sem for me.
I would request all the upcoming students to allow your minds to think.
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