Coal India
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www.coalindia.in Kolkata, India 5000+ Employees

Coal India Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Mar 3, 2014
All Interviews Received Offers

Getting the Interview 

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Interview Experience 

61%
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5%

Interview Difficulty 

23 candidate interviews
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Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Engineer Interview

Engineer

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Coal India.

Interview Details – Shortlisting on the basis of CGPA followed by GD and PI.

Interview Question – It was not unexpected but you have to really prove your willingness to work in mines.   Answer Question

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Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Management Trainee Interview

Management Trainee

The process took a day - interviewed at Coal India.

Interview Details – On Campus, shortlist then GD PI

Interview Question – List all the machines that you have seen in your workshop.
What are the most important machines in mining field?
  Answer Question

Negotiation Details – none

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No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Management Trainee Interview

Management Trainee
Kharagpur, West Bengal (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Coal India in December 2013.

Interview Details – after GD ,they took PI

Interview Question – It was about internship   Answer Question

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Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Assistant Manager Mining Interview

Assistant Manager Mining

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Coal India.

Interview Details – too easy, all you need is a smile and get ready to work in places where you will be surprised how can people live there.

Interview Question – Its mostly my technical question nothing from HR.   Answer Question

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Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Senior Manager Interview

Senior Manager

Interviewed at Coal India

Interview Details – CAMPUS INTERVIEW

Interview Question – NOT REMEMBRING   Answer Question

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Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Very Difficult Interview

Assistant Manager (Finance) Interview

Anonymous Employee

I applied through college or university and interviewed at Coal India.

Interview Details – Company go for campus interviews. Primarily Gd's are undertaken followed by technical interview and short listed candidates are selected subject to medical examination.

Interview Question – What is the financial profitability of our company?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation. Salary package is pre fixed.

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Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Junior Executive Trainee Interview

Anonymous Employee
Rānchī (India)

I applied through a recruiter and interviewed at Coal India.

Interview Details – newspaper advertisement.interview 1 is to 1

Interview Question – general intelligence question   Answer Question

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Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Management Trainee Interview

Management Trainee
Hyderābād (India)

I applied through college or university - interviewed at Coal India in February 2012.

Interview Details – public speaking next personal interview

Interview Question – nothing it is very easy   Answer Question

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2 people found this helpful

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Senior Officer Interview

Anonymous Employee
New Delhi (India)

I applied through other source - interviewed at Coal India in October 2011.

Interview Details – The notification for vacancies was advertised in all the national dailies, the details were posted on the CIL's Portal.
Followed by a written Examination.
Selected candidated were called for interviews (Panel)
Letter of Offer was sent to all those selected vide post and notified on the portal as well.

Negotiation Details – There were no Negotiations involved

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Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Dy General Manager Interview

Anonymous Employee

I applied through a recruiter and interviewed at Coal India.

Interview Details – Mostly thru Management trainee route by campus as well as from open advertisement

Interview Question – Will you stay in this company?   View Answer

Negotiation Details – What were you able to negotiate? What advice would you give others considering an offer?

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