ACCENTURE PAPER & INTERVIEW - 12 APR 2008 - HYDERABAD
I am Vijay.. I had my selection procedure on Apr 12 & 13, 2008 which was held at Bhoj Reddy Engg. College, Hyderabad. I would like to share my interview experience with you people so that it may be helpful to you in one or other way...
Around 4000 odd attended the test and 600 cleared the written, then followed by GD n 250 cleared the GD. Out of 250 odd 100 got through Technical Interview and the final figure is 58. I am being proud to be one among them. see the solid competition. Nearly 70:1 is the ratio....
Total 55 Q's with in 60 mins..
It consists of 3 sections Verbal, Reasoning & Aptitude which was conducted by MeritTrac
Verbal (20 Questions):
Q 1-3) Synonyms simple and Easy.. No need of tough preparation
1.Integrity: a) power b) influence c) morality d)
2. Salient: a) important b) noticeable like that..
Q 4-6) Articles like a, an, the.. here they ll give you a sentence with one or two blanks and four options to fill with suitable articles... This is just basic English no need of hard preparation. Just go through Wren n Martyn.
Q 7-10) Fill in the blanks with proper Preposition from the options given
It has been raining ______ morning to the evening
A) from b) between c) since...
Q 11-15) A big passage related to database n 5 questions on that.. My sincere advice is to go through the passages first and answer the Questions by keyword approach.. this will work better in maintaining time.
Q16-20) A big passage related to Electronic home appliances using advanced technologies n 5 questions on that..
Aptitude (15 Questions):
Aptitude is so easy.. you can answer easily just with your presence of mind.
Time and distance Question and this was given in the form of Data sufficiency.
Simple probability like there were 66 times shook the hand with out repetition n we have to find how many total persons
a)10 b)11 c)12 d) none
Based on venn Diagrams nearly 5-6 Questions its so easy
4-5 Questions on Data Sufficiency
Reasoning (20 Questions):
Q35-40) Questions like
If / represents+, * represents -, + represents *, - represents /..then find 34/5+8-6 like that
Q41-45) Questions like if * represents 0 and $ represents1 and it keeps doubling for its change of one position then find the value of
42) lcm of $**$, **$$, $$*$ like that (Q's are in that model don't consider those values)
few more Q's on such
One puzzle n questions based on that
This is so easy section every one can answer this easily
a) 1&2 are like.
b) 2&3 are like.
c) 1&3 are like.
d) Three are alike.
Q) 51) 1..ARNOLDSCHAWENZER 2..ARNOLDSCANWEZER 3..ARNOLDSCHAWENZER
Q 52) 1..PQCYCZX 2..PQCYCXZ 3..PQCYCZX
Q 53) 1.. 21115264 2..21152164 3..21152164
and few more questions..
After the written test they have given us 5 mins to write an essay on college life.. so write it clearly n neatly.. that essay also carries marks.
My result was out in an hour
Some one said that around 35 was the cutoff.. 600/4000 cleared the written test...
Those who cleared the written were called 4 GDs it was 7 PM for me
Around 13-15 were made to sit in a semi circle arrangement n the moderator was given us a minute time to make out some points on the topic.. My topic was POLITICS IN INDIA BETWEEN REGIONAL AND NATIONAL PARTIES
And given us 10 mins time to speak on the topic. They'll announce the result on the spot...
In my batch 13 were there and 5 got through the GD n they asked us to fill the HR form n asked us to leave. that's all for that day.
On 13 Apr we had Technical Interview. They mainly concentrate on your resume.. so be clear with your resume.
I am from Mechanical Stream. A guy from Accenture Bangalore has taken my Interview. He was so cool n a routine question no need to tell..Tell about your profile..
N then Straight away to subject.. he asked me Questions on Strings, pointers, JDBC files, Data Bases,
how you'll connect to database from C?
How you'll connect data base in java?
Guys be thorough with your academic project.. Be strong in it. Friends no need to worry.. they'll just see your basics.. Electronics guys be thorough with your core subjects..
I was asked to stay outside for the result.. n a HR guy came outside n said you got through the tech.. I was so happy n the only one small hurdle is in front of me to jump..
After my technical interview I had to wait 4 an hour for final round around 4 PM.. n finally got a chance to face the interview.. He was cool n asked me to sit..
1) Tell about your profile?
Blah Blah Blah....
2) what is your father?
Blah Blah ....
3) R you ready to relocate?
I am ready to move any part in India n even I am ready to move Abroad..
4) Briefly explain your curriculum project?
5) Why Accenture?
Say your positives n know about Accenture b4 answering this..
6) What do you know about Accenture?
Come on guys be prepared with the profile..
7) Tell me the terms n conditions that are mentioned in the HR form that you signed Yesterday?
This was the real HR Question.. Friends do remember each n every moment that was going around you in the campus...
8) Why you are opting SW as you are being a Mech Engineer..?
9) What are the major competitors of Accenture in India?
I said TCS, HCL n Satyam..
Friends do remember don't neglect HR round I've seen one guy was rejected from HR
He asked me to Wait for the result...
With in five mins the same guy who declared my tech result declared me final n positive n very happy news that U R SELECTED n congratulated me... n asked me to collect offer letter n I was about to shed Tears...
After 5 hours long wait.. They made us to sit in a hall n offered us with an official letter and this was the happiest day of my life till now... Finally Enjoyed the day with full of tiredness... From that day till now i am not believing that I got through Accenture...
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