How To Prepare For A Bad Exam Result And Motivate Yourself To Try Again

By Krishnamurthy K.v

Many students studying in 12th look for a great career ambition. This is the main turning point in their career. While one might want to become an engineering professional, others may choose to become a doctor, an IT professional, a professor, a scientist or select other career options. To achieve what they aspire for, they have to score a very high percentage of marks. The competition amongst students is very high, owing to the present scenario of education.


Without achieving high marks, getting an admission into an engineering college or a medical college is very difficult these days. After the 12th exam, you need to take very competitive entrance tests that require sincere hard work.

How To Prepare For A Bad Exam Result

Are you also one amongst those looking for a great professional career? However, unfortunately before the 12th final exam, your preparation might have got disturbed owing to certain unavoidable circumstances. Hence, there might have been a serious setback to your career ambition.

Consequently, you had to face a bad exam result. Your goals are shattered. You might feel it to be the end of your career. Cheer up! There is no need for you to panic. At the same time, you must not get disheartened.

You must remember this proverb, "Where there is a will there is a way." You must understand that a solution exists to every problem. There is always a ray of hope.

All that you need to do is motivate yourself and take the 12th exam again. Simultaneously, you can get your preparation done for the entrance exams as well. There is ample lead time available to take both the examinations.

How To Prepare For A Bad Exam Result

During this period, your sincere effort and persistence will certainly bear the fruit. This is what you are looking for, and you must be positive. Get yourself charged immediately.

The first action point that you can take is to enrol yourself in a reputed coaching institute. At present, many coaching institutes are available. This action enables you to strengthen your working knowledge in the various subjects of study. This is essential for both the 12th as well as any other entrance exam.

Start preparing yourself with this action plan. Following some useful tips will certainly boost your confidence and motivation level to greater heights. The tips for preparing yourself for the examination include:

• Prior to commencing your preparation, you need to make your own timetable. A good timetable will reveal how much time is required for you to study everyday.

• Fix your priorities of every subject that you want to study. Giving more hours to study subjects in which you are weak is vital. Besides, giving ample time to understand difficult subjects is also essential.

• You can devote less hours of study for easier subjects. Giving adequate intervals is important between every subject that you study.

• Try to come out of all your apprehensions; be calm and composed.

• Make short notes of what you have studied. This will assist you while you're recollecting all the points when you revise the subject.

• Try to take mock tests and check the time you take to complete a test. Repeat such tests often to evaluate your ability to earn marks.

• Selecting a place where you want to study is important. Studying early in the morning will be beneficial. This helps improve your retention capacity.

• Generate a habit of visiting the nearest library. Studying there in a quiet atmosphere will help.

• Writing neatly and presenting your answers well is also important.

Follow these tips that will instil confidence in preparing yourself for the exam once more. You will certainly come out with flying colours. These tips can also be applied in preparing to retake any other competitive examination.

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