CTS Job Placement Paper
Paper Type : Whole Testpaper
Test Date : 25 June 2007
Test Location : Sree Nidhi Institute Of Science & Tech, Hyderabad
CTS PAPER ON 25th JUNE AT HYDERABAD
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Cognizant paper consists of three sections
Paper Type : General
Test Date :25 JUNE 2007
Test Location : SREE NIDHI INSTI OF SCIENCE & TECH,HYDERABAD
Posted By : SREEKANTH
FOR US WRITTEN WAS ON 25 JUNE & INTERVIEW ON 9 JULY. IT WAS SAID THAT
WRITTEN MARKS WILL BE CONSIDERED IN FINAL SELECTION
TOTAL APPEARED == 360(APP)
SELECTED IN WRITTEN == 240
IN INTERVIEW == 124
MOST IMP. THING IS THEY GIVE A FORM TO FILL UR DETAILS ITS LIKE RESUME FOR
THEM AND THIS FORMS WILL BE HAVING WITH THE INTERVIEWER WHILE TAKING
QUESTIONS NEED TO BE PREPARED WELL IN ADVANCE
Please prepare for these questions effectively as these need to be
compulsorily filled in the forms:
2.Hobbies and extra-curricular activities
3.Strengths and Weakness
4.Expectation from CTS
6. Long term and short term goal with CTS
7.What are the qualities necessary for software professional to be
There was no -ve marking & NO SECTIONAL CUTOFF
There are 1)verbal 25 questions 20 minutes
2)analytical 25 questions 30 minutes
3)attention 20 questions 20 minutes
There was no -ve marking & NO SECTIONAL CUTOFF
verbal consists of
SECTION - I English (20 mins) ( This is the difficult compared to the other
sections, its difficult to all.NO NEED TO WORRY )
- 2 Reading Comprehension (very "big" ones& u dont understand this )
- Find the incorrect sentences
- Find the correct sentences
- Jumbled sentences which u have to arrange in an order (better start from
choose the correct sentences among given sentences
choose the incorrect sentences among given sentences
(4 sentence are given A,B,C,D.we need to find out which sentences(s) are
correct and incorrect .Read the question carefully whether need to find
correct r incorrect
I dont remember the questions but they give mostly on articles,prepositions
etc.Know Differences between affect effect like des words.)
SECTION - II (30 mins)
-5 ques on Binary nos
( if 1 is replaced by $ and 0 by * so how is lcm of 56,45 represented as ? )
-Problem on Cubes
-3 sums on maths(DATA SUFFI.)
-Statement and Assumptions
-a problem on Venn Diagram(EASY ONES)( 5 SEPERATE QUEST )
-Puzzle (arrangements problems)
SECTION - III (20 mins)
-Statement - Conclusion (SYLLOGIMS) 4 TO 5 (AND OTHER TYPE LIKE IF .....THEN
-Pick the odd one out 9 TO 10 OF THIS TYPE DO R.S.AGARWAL
INTERVIEW ON 9 JULY
THERE WERE ALMOST 15 PANELS(SOME R TECHNICAL,HR.U MAY BE HAVING ANY ONE OF
THE TWO .....LUCK MATTERS HERE
it was one to one interview
MY INTERVIEW WAS MOST LIKE A HR ONE
INTER: OK SREEKANTH TELL ME ABOUT UR SELF???????
ME : TOLD (prepare for atleast 2 min talk includ ur hobbies) IN BETWEEN
interrupted twice to know my surname. remember wht u ae written in the
FORM,it will be with him
INTER :WHO HAV EU WRITTEN UR WRITEN EXAM???
ME :GOOD SIR(I GOT 42 MARKS .....I THINK 35 WAS THE CUT OFF)
INTER :(AGAIN)WHT R UR HOBBIES????
ME : Told the same(I kept listening to music ,reading news papers,....)
inter :wht kind of music do u like
inter :wht r the other kinds of music???????
me :explained th others kinds &difference (like Rock,pop,Rap....)
Inter :who r u fav. musicians&& albums ??
me : told..
Inter :wht is ur fav. subjects???
me :I told analog commm.
inter :wht is diff bw analog &digital commm.
me : explained
Inter :whtt is mean by parity?? why is it used
me : explained the whole
inter :gave one diagram & asked to find the area???
Me : me done tht with many wrong assumptions(But got correct ans)
Inter :wht r the assump u have made ??explain me the procedure??
ME :told the wrong assumP. only
Inter :gave one puzzle(easy one .....)
inter :tell about family background?
Inter :wht is ur goal in ur life??
ME :i told the short term goal ...Proj. manager(he asked me several
questions after i said proj. manag in order to put me in confusion,i was
caught and i was silent for some time but again covered with some answer
Inter :wht are ur last semister subjects???
Me ; told only 3( while recollecting he asked one more quest)
Inter :are u ready to work any where in india?
Me : told (tell some reasons........)
Inter :who is the RBI governor,vice presi,speaker????
ME : told all
Inter :ok sreekanth nice taking to u all the best( he gave a hand
shake...give with smile)After a prolonged wait from 11.30 till 5.00 the
results ver finally announced @ 5.15.They selected 124 students out of 250n
phew.... my name was announced n i got selected!!!!!!!!!
It was a very nice exp. going thru d whole process. Folks I wud say data
don't b disheartened by ne prev or current rejections from d co. these ppl r
only looking for a good combi of lil technical skills n a good communication
skills. they c d confidence n positive attitude in u. also how much u r
presentable.so have a confident outlook n a cheering face