Government of India Interview Questions

Updated Jul 16, 2015
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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Headquarters, ID
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Government of India (Headquarters, ID) in April 2008.

    Interview

    First appeared to the Selection Committee and the viva-voice and after that only the Selection Committee will forward for appointment

    Interview Questions

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    Civil Servant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Government of India.

    Interview

    It was a roundtable interview rather than the conventional face to face one. The interview panel was relatively cooperative; yet there were many questions for which they did not allow me to complete the answers. The experience overall was stress-free.

    Interview Questions

    • Have you published any of your writing? (Hobby was ‘Creative Writing’) What do you read on India? (Hobby – ‘Reading on India’) What books have you read recently? Where do you purchase your books from? What is PPP? Has it worked in India? Give an example. What about PPP in education? Will allowing foreign universities into India be good? What would your priorities be for village uplift? How would you rate NGOs working for development compared to public organizations?   Answer Question
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    Water Supply Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Solapur (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Government of India (Solapur (India)) in July 2014.

    Interview

    firstly Written Exam taken by collector office solapur then Interview taken by collector office on technical knowledge and personal things and after the interview on the basis of total marks they appointed me as Water supply Engineer.

    Interview Questions

    • Some Basic questions on mechanical engineering and some on personal life.   Answer Question
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    APO MNREGA Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Amethi (India)
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Government of India (Amethi (India)).

    Interview

    CV submission and and interview after short listing

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    Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bhopal (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    Written test and thereafter a threadbare interview to gauge all dimensions of the personality.

    Interview Questions

    • Multidimensional personality is expected to make it through the process. candidate is asked to perform tasks during the interview process in addition to psychometric analysis to capture his frame of mind, to judge the suitability for the tasks he is likely to handle, candidate has to go through GD and group task during interview.   Answer Question
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    Superintendent Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Ahmedabad (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency – interviewed at Government of India (Ahmedabad (India)).

    Interview

    Hired as Inspector. Selection process through a national level examination followed by interview and physical endurance test. Interview was fairly good and I could perform reasonably well.

    Interview Questions

    • There was no difficult question as such   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    There was no scope for any negotiation as the Government job carries fixed pay scales and allowances.

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    Executive Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Government of India.

    Interview

    All India Competitive Exams - Interview - Physical test - Medical examination- Selection.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to join this department?   1 Answer
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    Development Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lucknow (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Government of India (Lucknow (India)).

    Interview

    advertisement in the newspapers by public service commision. First a written test and then interview followed by a medical test. sometimes direct interview based on your master degree marks. Masters degree is required in Maths, statistics, Business management, commerce or economics. Minimum first division marks are required in masters degree.

    Interview Questions

    • how to find best linear unbiased estimators in linear models   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiations allowed

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    Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Allahabad (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Government of India (Allahabad (India)).

    Interview

    Through a personality test.

    Interview Questions

    • Govt of India normally hires only Indian Nationals   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    The salary was advertised in the News Paper

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    Biologist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Noida (India)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Government of India (Noida (India)) in October 2012.

    Interview

    Based on experience

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