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TCS Fresher Recruitment- An Orientation

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TCS Selection Process Initial Screening Online Aptitude Test Interviews Offer 2 .

within the stipulated time as specified by the University/ Institute without any extended education Backlog Criteria • No pending backlogs at the time of appearing for the TCS Selection process • It is mandatory to declare pending backlogs. if any. you should have secured minimum 60% aggregate marks in both courses. in the TCS Application Form. • In case you have done both. 12th and equivalent diploma.TCS Eligibility Criteria Marks Criteria • • • • Minimum Aggregate Marks of 60% and above in the first attempt in all academic courses Standard 10th onwards Aggregate of all subjects in all semesters to be considered (All subjects mentioned on the mark sheet) First attempt implies securing 60% and above marks within the normal duration of the course Improvement exam is not first attempt and hence the marks secured in improvement exams should not be considered to calculate aggregate marks. Course Duration • Completion of all courses Standard 10th onwards. Course Type • Only Full time courses will be considered 3 .

TCS Eligibility Criteria Age Criteria • Minimum Age.28 years at the time of appearing for the TCS Selection process Gaps/Breaks • It is compulsory to declare gaps/breaks. will be checked for gaps in education. during your academics and work experience in the TCS Application form. as applicable. Relevant document proof. if any. • Maximum up to 24 months break may be permissible for valid reasons. Previous Unsuccessful Attempt • Candidates who have previously appeared for the TCS Selection process and have not been successful in clearing the same are not eligible to re-apply for next 6 months 4 . • The reason for break in academics should not be extended education.18 years and Maximum Age.

- If the outline is not strictly followed or correct English (including spelling and grammar) is not used.  Duration: 10 minutes  Total Questions: 1  Question Type. the score in this section will be poor.  An online scientific calculator will be provided on the test screen.  Negative Marking is not applicable to this section 5 .Free Text Writing Email writing on the given topic and using the given outline.TCS Online Aptitude Test Pattern Verbal Ability  The first section in the TCS Online Aptitude Test is Verbal Ability Analytical Ability  The second and last section of the TCS Online Aptitude Test is Analytical Ability  Duration: 80 minutes  Total Questions: 30  Question Type: Multiple choice-Mix of Logic & Arithmetic type questions  Negative Marking is applicable to this section. The sender and receiver in the email should be as given. You are permitted to carry your own scientific calculator too. Please avoid guessing.  It is possible to skip a question you do not wish to attempt. Email must contain a minimum of 50 words or it will not be evaluated at all.

Preparing for the Test.TCS Practice test 6 .

This could lead to disqualification from the TCS selection process.  Scores of both Verbal and Analytical Ability Sections will be considered for shortlisting.  You are permitted to leave the examination centre only after you have submitted your test. are permitted inside the examination centre.  There are separate timers for each section. and the timer will start the moment you see the first question on the screen. No bags.Verbal and Analytical.  The test duration for each section is fixed. please connect with the coordinators available at examination centre. the left over time will NOT be carried forward to the Analytical Ability section.Important Instructions for Test  Please read all instructions carefully before starting the test.  You are not permitted to talk to neighbours.  You are permitted to carry only a scientific calculator and pen/pencil for the test. 7 .  Please refrain from using function keys on your keyboard as it will lock you out of the test. share stationery and so on during the test. mobile phones etc. If you complete the Verbal Ability section in less than 10 minutes. All rough sheets should be submitted back to the coordinators before leaving the exam centre.  In case you get locked out/ face any technical issues/ require any assistance during the test.  Rough sheets will be provided to you.  The sections are sequential and you cannot come back to the Verbal Ability section once you move to the next section.

Sample Test Screens Screen 1-Log In Login ID and Password will be communicated at the examination centre 8 .

Sample Test Screens Screen 2.Instructions Scroll down to read all instructions Read all instructions carefully and click “Next” 9 .

Sample Test Screens Screen 3-To begin the Test To begin the test click on “I am ready to begin”. Timer will start only after you have clicked here. 10 .

click here. click here To view the complete Verbal Ability Question Paper. click here Click “Submit” to exit this section and move to the next section 11 .Refer legend below Type your answer here To revisit Instructions during the test. To clear your complete response. click here To View your Profile.Sample Test Screens Screen 4-Verbal Ability Section Your photograph will appear here Indicates time left for submitting this section Colour indicates status of your response.

click on the relevant button To choose an answer. click here To save and move to the next question. click on the corresponding radio button Click here if you wish to come back later to the question for review To clear a selected option. click here Click here to submit 12 and exit the test . click “Calculator” To navigate to a particular question.Sample Test Screens Screen 4-Analytical Ability Section Indicates time left for submitting this section To view a quick snapshot of your response status. click here To view the complete Analytical Ability Question Paper. move the cursor over section name To use online scientific calculator.

TCS Interview Model Technical Interview • Subject knowledge • Practical applicability of basic concepts • Projects undertaken • Industry Orientation • Industry Trends • Career Goals • Adaptability Management Interview HR Interview • Communication Skills • Attitude • Interpersonal Skills • Openness to learn • Eligibility Check • Certifications • Problem Solving • Culture Fitment 13 .

 Highlight your achievements. Campus Commune hosts various industry relevant discussion forums. contests.Quick tips for Interviews  You should have sound knowledge of your core subjects and academic projects.  Be relaxed and composed. workshops etc.  Know the organization you are applying to.  Do not misrepresent facts.  Dress well in formal attire to make a positive impression.  Be sure of all aspects mentioned on your resume.  Keep yourself abreast of the latest industry and technology trends as well as current affairs.  Be active on Campus Commune-TCS’s Professional Network. Be Honest! 14 . blogs. that will help bridge the gap between campus and corporate. Ask for clarification if you do not understand any question during the interview.

Connect. seniors and industry experts from TCS and eminent faculty across India. Contests and Challenges Blogs Gain the extra mile! Debates Just Ask – Social Q&A Industry Updates Discussion Boards 15 .Campus Commune. It is a single platform connecting you with peers from your and other institutes. Share. Explore! Campus Commune.TCS’s Professional Networking Portal hosts a variety of industry relevant content on a gamified platform.

All the best! 16 .