SATYAM Job Placement Paper
SATYAM PAPER ON
16th MARCH AT CHANDIGARH
First of all , I will advise all of u if u hv a positive mindset no one can
stop u . I hd given near abt 10 written tests n not cleared even once. I did
lose heart but finally it was a do or die situation 4 me.I really worked
hard upon my weaknesses n thats why i m here. So, if u r also facing the
same situation then work out on removing ur weaknesses n success will b urs.
SATYAM selection process hd 3 rounds.
1. Written test based on reasonig n quant aptitude.
3. HR Interview.
It had 15 problems of 1 mark each . A 0.25 negative marking was there
for every wrong answer.Total time given was 30 minutes.So, time management
so, better it wud b if u attempt 9 or 10 correct n sure shot answers bcos u
hv 2 do the risk management.
Type of questions
1. area of a circle inscribed in a square.
4. calender problem
5.compound interest n simple interest
6.pyramid( find the no. at the top of the pyramid)
7.a simple programming question. easy bt time consuming
8.a figure problem( 5th one had 2 be predicted after a series of 4 figures,
was very easy)
9. 3 english paragraphs, n simple questions based on each like drawing
Rest i dont remember, only consideration is time.
MAIN ELIMINATION ROUND
We were divided into groups of ten.Our HR asked us to suggest some topics.
He was just having a check on our participationin such a simple activity. We
suggested many topics ranging 4m marriage to IT industry. The Hr was very
cool . Finally he gave his predecided topic " Internet- its uses n
misuses".He asked all of us not to argue but to discuss.
Our gd went very friendly. 2 valuable n fresh points n u r cleared. Apart 4m
that alwayz ess the group . Dont even dare 2 look towards the HR in any
situation. If u r caught in an aggresive group then motivate them 2 hv an
In the end, HR
asked us 2 conclude . Nearly all of us concluded.
ME: Gud evening, sir.
INTERVIEWER: Gud evening,have a seat. (I sat).Introduce urself. (looking at
my personal information form)
ME: Sir, i m Gagan jayjee pursuing my B,tech 4m .......... in ece. as a
person, i m simple n straightforward. At professional level, m a very hard
INTERVIEWER: OK, Gagan. what r ur strengths ?
ME: Sir, m a hard working person.
INTERVIEWER: How can u say that u r a hard worker.(he was lookin at my %
ages at that time)
ME: Sir, i got 88% marks in class X n was a school toppper .In my class XII
also, i was the school topper securing 90% marks. And throughout my academic
career in college, i hv been a bright student .
gud, apart 4m studies hv participated in xtra curricular activities?
ME: yes sir, i hv paricipated in declamation contests n athletic events.
what r ur weaknesses?
ME: sir, whenever i get involved in sm work then i dont care abt my health n
work my every nerve to get the things done in the right order.
Why do u want 2 join satyam?
ME:sir, i hv hd an extensive research abt satyam on net n i hv come 2 know
that the philosophy of satyam is that they hv a strong BELIEF IN THEIR
EMPLOYEES" .So, tom if i hv an innovative idea , then satyam will definitely
encourage 2 convert that idea into a viable market product. It encourages
its employees towards enterpreneurship.So, i think its the right platform 4
a fresher like me.
m impressed, ok, gagan, wat do u want 4m life?wats ur aim in life?
ME: Sir , Today m at this end of the table , after my graduation i want to
see myself at your end of the table.
thats very gud, DO u want to ask sm question?
ME:sir, can u plz give me a frank assess ment abt my weaknesses so that i
can improve upon that n bcome a good IT professoinal.
well gagan, i think u dont hv any(wid a convincing smile). all d best.
ME: thank u sir, pleasure meeting u
After a week, i
got 2 know through my coll TPO that m selected n it was the happiest day of
my life. Around 4000 students appeared , 1386 got thru written. 415 cleared
gd. interviews r still going on. but 125 hv already been selected.
ALL D BEST N
SEE U IN SATYAM!!!!!!!!!