Soil Mechanics is one of the most difficult, at the same time an important subject covered in the GATE Civil Engineering Paper. This article attempts to guide aspirants through the preparation for this subject.
In GATE subject wise weightage for civil, soil mechanics manages to get an average mark weightage of 12.5 out of 65.0.
These are some of the important topics that are asked in the GATE paper of Civil Engineering Exam from Soil Mechanics :
These resources have a good pool of knowledge but they may turn out to be very time consuming if one decides to spend that much time and energy on one subject’s topic for GATE.
It is rather suggested to either get a personal teacher who can help you out with your structural analysis, exam preparation and time management or opt for an Online Course.
It will save you the time of collating the resources and you will also be practising on a lot of tests. Also, you will have someone who will help you with your doubts and to keep you motivated.
When selecting a personal teacher who can come to your place to help you with guidance, remember to pick the best faculty that you can. However, this may not be possible in all the cases and hence saying that an Online Course can be a safe option.
If an online GATE course satisfies these parameters you should certainly opt for it as it will optimise your preparation and if you follow it religiously you will be able to finish your preparation within a span of 3 months
Hopefully, this article will help you prepare better for the soil mechanics part in civil. You can share how you are planning to start preparing for the subject with your thoughts in the below section.
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