Importance of general awarenessby Anil Attri Service provider
Importance of general awareness
General knowledge has immense importance and significance in various fields of civilized human life. It includes the knowledge of current affairs and latest events and happening across the world. Master of Business Administration, MBA is a valuable professional post graduation degree, having immense value in the job market. It is a two years regular and full-time course, offered in various specializations. There are many national based management entrance exams all over India. These exams give a lot of emphasis on general awareness of the candidates. General awareness knowledge is also required for numerous government sector recruitment exams, conducted on large scales, all over India.
Sources of current affairs
There are various sources of general awareness and current events knowledge. The news channels on the television are good sources of current events and happening in India as well as the whole world. The audio visual effects of these news channels give new dimensions to news viewing. Happening at any part of the world are highlighted instantly with latest pictures and video graphics. The weekly and monthly magazines are also good sources. The internet is one of the biggest sources of latest local and global happening. The high definition pictures and videos on various web sites on the internet make the news reading experience more interesting. The daily newspaper bulletins at households are the traditional and age old sources of general awareness. Regular newspaper reading improves the current affairs knowledge to a large extent. The year books available in all bookstores are good sources of current local and global events.
Management entrance exam preparation
General awareness, English, maths, aptitude, logical reasoning and data interpretation are the various sections of the management entrance written paper. Candidates who qualify the written exam are called for the group discussion (GD) and personal interview (PI) rounds. Final candidate selection is done on the basis of their performances in the GD and PI rounds. General awareness is very important in both written and GD, PI rounds of the admission test. Thus, the candidates must prepare very well for the general awareness and current happening knowledge.
In order to appear for the MBA entrance exams, the candidate should be a graduate in any stream or discipline from a recognized university. Experienced as well as fresher candidates can appear for the exams. General knowledge and current affairs are hugely important for the candidates in order to qualify the national based management entrance exams and get admissions in top business schools of the nation.
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