Interview with Jagruti Shrikhande, TYBBI Sem 5 Topper 2014-15, Joshi Bedekar College

Name –Jagruti Shrikhande

College Name – N.G.Joshi Bedekar College, Thane

Course Name – BBI

Rank in TY Sem V: 1st

GPA / Percentage: 76%

1) Tell us about yourself?

My name is jagruti. I stay at kamothe in Navi Mumbai. I have planned to do MBA after 2 years. I will be taking gap of 2 years and after that I will continue with studies.

2) How does it feel to be a Topper of the college in TY Sem V exams?
It feels amazing!  Being topper people start respecting you!

3) Whom will you credit your success to?
All credit goes to my little sister and mom for always being supportive and patient when I used to freak out of frustration.

4) Did you start preparing from the first day of your TY Sem V?

No not at all. As exam was after diwali I studied while enjoying diwali.

5) How did you study for Sem V?
I prepared myself notes which were combo of textbook as well as college notes.

6) Which are the easy subjects in Sem V?
Auditing and marketing

7) Any special way of writing the answers? Do you write answers in bullet points or in paragraphs?
While writing any answer I start with intro then points and then conclusion

8) How do you crack case studies in theory and practical subjects?
For practical subjects revision is must!

9) Did you draw any diagram in any paper? Is it mandatory? Does it help to get more marks?
It’s not mandatory but for scoring good marks we should draw diagrams, charts etc whenever possible.

10)Any specific study pattern adopted i.e. timetable / how many hours per subject per day etc.?
I did not wake up early morning nor studied late night. I sincerely studied in day hours

11) How do you fight against mood swings and distractions during exam preparation?
My sister kept keen watch on me. She helped me to manage mood swings

12) If you are made the Vice Chancellor of Mumbai University, what changes would you like to initiate in Indian education system?
I would like to change the timing. Because two and half hours are not enough to write 75marks paper

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?
Medium you belong from doesn’t matter at all. I am from vernacular medium but it is not a weakness make it strength and show that with hard work and sincerity you can do it! And believe yourself!

  14) Through this struggle and success, what have you learned? What is the wisdom of life and competition? 
Don’t do donkey work. Do little but with perfection.






One response to “Interview with Jagruti Shrikhande, TYBBI Sem 5 Topper 2014-15, Joshi Bedekar College”

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    Sheikh Sajid

    Fantastic interview given by Jagruti. Learned a lot of things from this interview.

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