Mahindra Satyam Personal Interview Experience 2011
Hi, I’m Spandana and I would like my Interview Experience I had with Mahindra Satyam as it would be helpful for Mahindra Satyam Referral drive.
I Attended An Off Campus Drive Conducted By Mahindra Satyam through JKC on July 30th and 31st, 2011 in Rajampet, Kadapa. A.P. Written test was on 30th July at 11:00 AM
There Were 3 Rounds.
- Online Written Test.
- Technical Round
- Hr Round.
Round 1: Written Test.
The Written test consists of 100 questions and the duration is 60 minutes.
There are 2 sections:
Section 1: Verbal 100 Questions In 40 Minutes
Section 2: Aptitude 70 Questions In 40 Minutes
You Have To Start With Verbal Which Has 8 Sections In It. You Can Solve The Sub Sections In Any Order
They sub sections are as follows:
1. Tenses(10 questions)
2. Articles(10 questions)
3. Verbiage (synonyms 10 questions)
4. Confusing words (same pronunciation, different meaning)
5. Reading comprehension(10 questions)
6. Subject verb agreement(20 questions do this from cat material or similar)
7. Prepositions(20 questions)
I Can Just Say One Thing No Need To Prepare For This Section. All Are Simple And General Questions And You Can Solve In 20-30 Minutes, Given Time Is 40 Minutes. but be slow, even though u save time u cant use for other section
After Completing This Section, You Can Relax For 5 Minutes And Start Next Section.
This Section Is Very Crucial For Your Exam.
There Are 3 Sections In This
1. Non verbal reasoning(35 questions)
2. Verbal reasoning(20 questions)
3.Quantitative (15 questions)
Aptitude – Includes Question From Clocks, Time And Work, Partnership Problems, SI, mixtures and allegations. All Are Simple. In The Other 2 Sections There Are Questions From Puzzle Test, Figure Series, Number Series, Direction Sense, Blood Relations.
All I Can Say For Preparation Of Written Is, Go With A Cool Mind And Before That Just Go Through R.S. Agarwal Books. Aptitude, Reasoning.
For shortlisted candidates in written test interviews were conducted next day, 31st July.
Round 2: Next Round Is Technical: 31st July, 2011
Mine was in the afternoon at about 12. Here I Faced Few General Questions And Puzzles.
hr: tell me about Ur self
hr: Asked To Explain My Project.
hr: asked a number series problem simple one 1, 4, 9, 16,_
hr: asked a puzzle like a person climbs wall with 3 steps ahead and 1 back after how many steps will he reach the top.
hr: another Shakuntala Devi puzzle like water replicates for each day in a bowl, on 20th day it was full, wen was it half?
hr: asked me to leave
Next HR round
This was around 2:00 PM
This Was Very General..
hr: tell me about Ur self
me : told
hr: asked about hobbies
and discussed reg the books i read.
hr: asked few general ques nothing technical was general to know to know the attitude of the candidate.
Finally my name was announced as selected at about 8:00 PM after every one was done with the interview.