SATYAM Job Placement Paper
Paper Type : Whole Testpaper
Test Date : 18 February 2008
Test Location : Hooghly
SATYAM PAPER ON 18th FEBRUARY 2008
Hi friends, Iím Debapriya Bhattacharyya, CSE, Hooghly Engineering and
Technology College, pipulpati,hooghly. I attended satyam campus
interview held by our colledge(pool). 1st of all i wud like to thank my
parents,teachers, my mentors, fresher's world.com for everything they
hav given me & its them who r responsible for My Success..I am a
No.of students attended : 400
No.of students got through written : 90
No.of students selected for satyam : 16
The recruitment process is of 4 stages:
In written test the questions are 15 and duration is 30 min. the
aptitude questions are easier than logical reasoning.
Topics to be learnt:
2.Time & work
4. Simple interest & compound interest
5. Profit & loss
6. Paragraph conclusions
7. Data sufficiency
9. Logical reasoning
10. Blood relations.
NOTE: There is 1/4th negative marking in written test. It doesnít have
sectional cutoff but it has both lower cutoff & higher cutoff, for us it
was around 7(lower). The questions were entirely different 4m those
earlier papers posted here ,so make sure that u r well prepared. The
questions were very lengthy. Time management is very important!!!!! I
was able to attempt hardly 87qns. But however I got through.then there
was the round of essay writing.my topic was'beauty contest degrade
women'.we were asked to write 300-350 words in 5 min.there were several
other topics loks 'advantages of smoking' and etc.frnds be prepared with
all current affairs.
HR AND TECHNICAL WERE SEPERATE ROUNDS.FIRST HR WAS HELD.AFTER GETTING
THROUGH HR U CAN APPEAR FOR TECHNICAL.THEY ONLY SEE UR ENGLISH,POWER OF
REASONING AND BODY LANGUAGE.
HR: What is your name?
Hr: So, where do we start? Me: (confidently) Where ever you like!
Sir(with a big smile).
Me: I told him C & C++. Hr: C? interesting, then write a program for
calculating the Compound interest.(He gave the reqd data).
Me: Surely sir.(I rememberd only the formula which I had studied the day
before, Luckily) I wrote the pgm and showed to him.
Hr: Oh, you done with it? Let me see.( I showed the paper)
Me: Explained the logic & most importantly I WAS VERY CONFIDENT!!
Hr: Your interview is over, you can go!!
Me: (Shocked) Sir, I have some questions for you..
Hr: No, Iíll clarify later, you please leave.
there were many other questions I DONT REMEMBER.
I thanked him and left, in confusion and uncertainty. I told all my
friends that I am gone.So, the results were to be announced... MY NAME
WAS ANNOUNCED. FINALLY I WAS SELECTED, I REALISED LATER THAT IT WAS MY
CONFIDENCE THAT GOT ME THROUGH .. FINALLY IíM A SATYAMITE!!!. HAPPINESS
ALL OVER.. SO THE KEY IS CONFIDENCE, accordin to me. Be confident and
win the race..