CAT Preparation Video Series by CAT Mentors, Toppers from India’s Top B-schools

Updated on
November 24, 2021

CAT Preparation Videos by Experts and CAT toppers are a great source to understand how to prepare for CAT Exam. brings to you CAT Preparation Videos and free CAT Video Lectures from Top CAT Experts and the CAT Toppers' Tips from IIM Students and graduates from top B-schools. 


Below are shared the guidance and tips by CAT experts and toppers with their free CAT Video lectures. These CAT Video Lectures will serve as important guide with tips sharing the Overall and sectional preparation strategy for CAT exam, How to attempt and analyse CAT Mocks, How to overcome the weak areas, how to take CAT exam and how to prepare for GD-PI-WAT after the exam.  This will help you in developing your CAT study plan and preparation strategy.

CAT Mentor & Program Director, PG-India at IMS Learning
IIM Calcutta Student, Batch 2021-23, CAT 2020: 99.72%ile
IIM Calcutta Student, Batch 2021-23, CAT 2020: 99.95%ile
IIM Ahmedabad Student, Batch 2020-22, CAT 2019: 98.07%ile
IIM Bangalore Student, Batch 2020-22, CAT 2019: 99.69%ile
IIM Kozhikode Student, Batch 2020-22, CAT 2019: 99.50%ile
IIM Udaipur Student, Batch 2021-23, CAT 2020: 98.81%ile
IIM Udaipur Student, Batch 2020-22, CAT 2019: 98.94 %ile
IIM Udaipur Student, Batch 2020-22, CAT 2019: 93.41 %ile
SPJIMR Mumbai Student, Batch 2020-22, CAT 2019: 98.62 %ile
Author of Bestselling CAT Prep Books & Founder, Mindworkzz
Harshal Kailash Patil IIM Udaipur Student, Batch 2021-23, CAT 2020: 99.71 %ile Shreya Narayanan IIM Udaipur Student, Batch 2021-23, CAT 2020: 98.94 %ile

Pragya Malik cracked CAT with 99.52 %ile & Got into IIM Calcutta for MBA 2021

Pragya Malik, an IIM Calcutta student of MBA 2021-23 batch cracked CAT 2020 with 99.52 percentile. She is an avid reader and sports enthusiast. Pragya belongs to Delhi and did her B.Tech (Informational Technology) in 2019 from well renowned Delhi Technological University. She has worked as Technology Analyst with Citi from 2019-21 and successfully balanced her CAT preparation strategy with work place requirements. Apart from IIM Calcutta, she converted number of IIMs and other top B-Schools but she preferred to join IIM Calcutta for various reasons.

Shreya Narayanan cracked CAT with 98.94 %ile & Got into IIM Udaipur for MBA 2021

Shreya Narayanan cracked CAT 2020 with 98.94 percentile and converted number of top B-schools but she preferred to join IIM Udaipur. Shreya is a B.A. in Business Economics from  Ethiraj College For Women, Chennai. She has taken vocal training in Bhajan and Carnatic Music for 17 years and participates in annual Margazhi fests on YouTube. She loves gardening. and have participated in seed-ball making activities and urban gardening. Shreya frequently participates in online discussion forums and has written many book reviews 

Harshal Kailash Patil cracked CAT with 99.71 %ile & Got into IIM Udaipur for MBA 2021

Harshal Kailash Patil, CAT 2020 topper, cracked the exam with 99.71 percentile and has converted number of top B-schools including IIM Udaipur. A  B.E. in Computer Science from  International Institute Of Information Technology, Pune, Harshal is a Table Tennis Player and an avid reader. He earned 47 months of work experience as Application Developer with Addnode India while preparing for CAT exam. Having converted number of top B-schools, Harshal preferred to join IIM Udaipur

100 Days to CAT 2021: How to Crack CAT 2021
Hemang Panchmatia, CAT Mentor & Program Director, PG-India at IMS Learning

Mr Hemang Panchmatia is Preparation Professional since 2009.  He Co-founded a bootstrapped CAT test preparation brand that got acquired in 2014. Currently, Hemang heads the largest product vertical for IMS - the oldest national CAT test preparation company in India.


With his expertise in product development, product launch, mentoring, and business development, Hemang played key role in development and launch of online Live programs for IMS. Hemang has directly mentored over 10,000 students & has a cumulative teaching experience of 10,000+ hrs .

How A Graphic Designer, Painter with B.Tech
Nancy Jain cracked CAT with 99.72 %ile & Got into IIM Calcutta for MBA 2021

Nancy Jain, a B.Tech from IGDTUW, a graphic designer and painter from Delhi cracked CAT 2020 with 99.72 percentile and converted many top B-schools including IIM Calcutta. Before joining and improving the academic diversity at IIM-C, she had earned 22 months of work experience at Tata Motors. In an exclusive interview with, she shares her CAT preparation strategy and how she cracked CAT despite being a working professional

How a BMS Graduate from DU working at DE Shaw,
Nandan Goel cracked CAT with 99.95 %ile & Got into IIM Calcutta for MBA 2021

Nandan Goel, CAT 2020 topper from Delhi, cracked the exam with 99.95 percentile and has converted number of top B-schools including IIM Calcutta. A BMS graduate from Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, DU, Nandan is a dancer and equity investor. He earned ten months of work experience at DE Shaw while preparing for CAT exam. IIM Lucknow, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Indore, FMS Delhi among other top B-schools. Nandan also appeared in XAT 2020, scored 99.47 percentile and converted XLRI as well. However, he preferred to join IIM Calcutta. 

Topic: My CAT Strategy & Road to IIM Ahmedabad
Speaker: Mr Sandeep Rajguru, CAT 2019 Topper & IIM Ahmedabad Student 

A young media professional, Sandeep Rajguru hails from Bhubaneswar and cracked CAT 2019 with 98.07 percentile. Sandeep converted IIM Ahmedabad, MDI Gurgaon, IIM Rohtak, XIMB and IMT Ghaziabad. Sandeep has done Bachelors in Media Studies (Audio Visual Production) from Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication, Pune and has a three years of work experience before joining IIM Ahmedabad. With a firm confidence and planned preparation strategy, Sandeep cracked CAT 2019 and got into his dream B-school – the IIM Ahmedabad. 

Topic: My CAT Strategy & Road to IIM Bangalore
Speaker: Tanuj Ruia – CAT Topper & IIM Bangalore Student

A Chartered Accountant, Tanuj Ruia hails from Surat. He is a B.Com from VNSGU, Surat and has no work experience. Tanuj cracked CAT 2019 with 99.69 percentile. He converted IIM Bangalore and Calcutta but has opted to pursue MBA 2020-22 from IIM Bangalore. Tanuj took 30 Mocks before the exam and invested close to seven hours to analyse each of them to check his mistakes. Tanuj shared his CAT Preparation planning, Interview experience and many other interesting facets during THE MBA SHOWCASE by on Sep 26, 2020.

Topic: How I cracked CAT, and got selected for 15 IIMs, MDI, IITs
Speaker: Radhika Nema – CAT 2019 Topper & IIM Kozhikode Student

Radhika Nema, a BBA graduate from Indore, cracked CAT 2019 with 99.50 percentile. She converted 20+ top B-schools including IIM Kozhikode, MDI, 14 New and Baby IIMs, IIT Delhi and IMT Ghaziabad. She choose IIM Kozhikode and is a student of PGP (MBA) 2020-2022 Batch. Her average study hours for CAT preparations were 6 to 7 every day, seven days a week with one-year of consistent preparation. Radhika shared her CAT Preparation planning, Interview experience and many other interesting facets during THE MBA SHOWCASE by on Sep 26, 2020.

How an Arts & Craft lover, a blogger with BMS
Pranita Maheshwari cracked CAT with 98.81 %ile & Got into IIM Udaipur for MBA 2021

An Arts & Crafts lover, a keen football watcher, reader of Psychological books and a blogger, a graduate in Management Studies, Pranita Maheshwari coming from the Pink City of Jaipur in Rajasthan cracked CAT 2020 with 98.81 percentile and converted number of top B-Schools including IIM Udaipur. Pranita is a fresher and did her six months internship with a startup. Read her CAT preparation strategy and success mantra

Topic: Juggling IT Programming, CAT Preparation & Social Work: My Journey to IIM Indore
Speaker: Manya Gumashta, CAT 2019 Topper & IIM Udaipur Student

A volunteer in a non-profit organization for two years, Manya Gumashta from Bhopal cracked CAT 2019 with 98.94 percentile and joined MBA 2020-22 batch at IIM Udaipur. A graduate in Computer Science and Engineering from UIT RGPV, Bhopal, Manya volunteered in a non-profit organisation making a difference for two years during her studies. Apart from CAT, she appeared in XAT, SNAP and IIFT. She converted IIM Udaipur, IIM Trichy, IIM Rohtak, Baby IIMs, SCMHRD and IMT Ghaziabad but preferred to join IIM Udaipur. Manya focused on time management while preparing for CAT. In her opinion, anyone who is consistent in practice, thorough with the syllabus and armed with a lot of mock exams can bell the CAT. 

Topic: My CAT Strategy & Road to IIM Udaipur​
Joy Bamania, CAT 2019 Topper & IIM Udaipur Student 

Joy is currently pursuing his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur. He cracked CAT 2019 and did very well in PI/WAT rounds to get admissions to many top B-schools including IIMs. At IIMU, he is an elected member of the Media and Industry Interaction Cell at IIM Udaipur. Jay has an interesting and inspirational profile. He started as a Sales Manager in Reliance Communications. Joy joined his family business of Sweets and Dairy named RRAM-Sweets N Dairy, where he worked as a Branch Head for three years and successfully gathered a revenue of 50 lakhs in a span of 3 years, apart from day to day sales. 

Topic: Understanding the SPJIMR Admission Process: Dos and don’ts​
Ms Sriza Ghosh, CAT 2019 Topper & SPJIMR Mumbai Student 

A Btech in CSE, Sriza Ghosh hails from Kolkata. She cracked CAT 2019 with 98.62 percentile and converted SPJIMR Mumbai, IIM Indore, 9 new and baby IIMs that participated in CAP 2020, IITs, MDI Gurgaon and NITIE Mumbai. Despite being a fresher, Sriza with a firm confidence and planned preparation strategy cracked CAT 2019 and got into her dream B-school – SPJIMR Mumbai. Sriza also appeared in IIFT entrance test and scored 98.9 percentile. 

Topic: What New CAT 2020 Pattern will really Test & Your 60-day CAT Plan!
Speaker: Arun Sharma - Author of Bestselling CAT Prep Books & Founder, Mindworkzz

Arun Sharma has the author of best-selling books including 'How to prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT’. A serial-CAT topper, Arun is the founder of Mindworkzz, that trains students to crack CAT and other exams. Arun is the alumnus of IIM Bangalore -- 1995 batch. Arun shared his advice on CAT Preparation for QT, VA and DILR sections during THE MBA SHOWCASE by on Sep 26, 2020. 

Topic: CAT 2020: Last 15-day plan to increase your scores significantly  
Speaker: Arks Srinivas, National Head MBA Prep (India & Abroad), Career Launcher

Arks Srinivas is an alumnus of IIM Calcutta and has been the All India CAT Director at TIME. He is currently the National Head for MBA Prep at Career Launcher. Arks' single-point belief is that everybody is talented. It's just that, some don't know it! So, he helps students believe in themselves.

Topic: CAT Registration 2021: 5 Check Points & Key Requirement
Speaker: Prof. SK Agarwal, Editor,

Prof. S.K. Agarwal is the Editor at He is the author of book ‘Build Your Basics First!’, has written hundreds of expert articles on MBA Preparation and is widely quoted by national media including India Today, Hindustan Times Mint, Business World, Dainik Bhaskar amongst others. Prof Agarwal has a vast and rich experience of more than 30 years as a mentor and expert in imparting guidance for preparation to CAT/XAT and other exams. A University rank holder in Masters, Prof Agarwal started his career with Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, and later served in leadership position in financial sector where he served for 30 years where he continued to guide the MBA aspirants with great success.  THE MBA SHOWCASE by on Oct 10, 2020. 


We hope that you found above CAT Toppers Video and CAT Expert Videos useful in your CAT preparation journey. These CAT preparation Videos of toppers studying at IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Udaipur share not only their CAT preparation strategy but also how they overcame their weak areas and cracked CAT with high percentile and got into their dream IIM. More importantly, in these toppers’ CAT preparation videos you will find the CAT preparation videos on Quant; CAT preparation Videos on DILR; CAT preparation Videos on Verbal Ability with toppers’ tips. New CAT Preparation Videos are added regularly. So stay tuned.