Last year, Lucknow boy Samridh Joshi became a local celebrity after securing the highest score of 308 out of 360 in JEE (Main). Even in the past, the city has displayed great talent and potential. So, if you an aspiring Engineer from Lucknow, you have every reason to feel inspired and motivated. With the right approach, guidance, and support, you will indeed crack both JEE (Main) & JEE (Advanced) successfully.
Here’s a step-by-step guide towards turning your dream of cracking JEE into reality.
Join a reputed Coaching Institute
In UP, Lucknow is a major center of education and learning hub. Over the past few decades or so, the city is flooded with several coaching institutes. However, you must enroll in a coaching institute that has a high success rate and popularity among students. Aakash Institute Lucknow is a highly recommended center for those students who are aiming towards securing admission in one of the IITs.
Backed by a team of a highly competent facility, Aakash Institute has been offering guidance to students for nearly 30 years. To mentor students from all corners of the city, there are several Aakash Institutes across Lucknow, namely in Kapoorthala, Hazrat Ganj and Mahanagar. Enroll in an institute that is closest to your home to get access to rich content material, expert faculty guidance, and counseling.
Buy Second Hand Books
If you are preparing for JEE, you will be required to buy all types of study materials. Previous year question papers, books for Math, Physics, Chemistry, solved question papers, and so on. Instead of buying a brand new book, you can consider buying second-hand books. Certain markets in Lucknow, especially Bhoothnath market, Aminabad, Gomti Nagar &Kapoorthla are crowded with second-hand bookstores. These books are handed down by previous year students and are mostly in good condition.
Study at a Public Library
Putting in long hours of study is a reality every engineering aspirant must come to terms with at the very start of preparation. However, studying for long hours at a stretch can be affected due to distraction at home or lack of supportive environment. But, worry no more. Lucknow is home to some of the best public libraries where you can study efficiently without any disturbance. Names of popular public libraries in the city are as under:
Amir-ud-Daula Public Library: Not only this library is a representation of History, it is also one of the most popular and well-equipped libraries in Lucknow. Located in Kaiserbagh, the library is centrally located and it serves as a perfect ground for interruption-free studying.
Ramakant Library: It’s a well-known public library in the city, located very close to IT chowk.
Janata Library: This is located in Mahanagar, which is a hub for IIT aspirants.
In addition to the above, there are many other libraries across the city. Just choose the one which is closer to your home, so that you can cut down travel time.