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HCL Technologies Graduate Engineer Trainee Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jun 3, 2014
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Hyderābād (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at HCL Technologies in April 2011.

Interview Details – Hiring for Graduate Engineer Trainee ( GETS ) are commonly through campus placements. Following are the interview rounds.

1. Aptitude Test via AMCAT - Refer AMCAT website for sample modules
2. Group Discussion / Just a Minute Session - 10 Mins
3. Telephonic Interview - 20 Mins
4. Technical interview - Depends
5. HR Interview - Depends

Interview Question – Why HCL and are you willing to work 24*7 and to relocate to any of our offices in India.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – No Negotiations as this is the first job offer at the campus placement

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Chennai (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took 5 days - interviewed at HCL Technologies in November 2012.

Interview Details – First we had a Vocabulary or Grammar test followed by GD then followed by Technical Interview and HR interview.. If you survived these 4 rounds then you are qualified to take the Aptitude test round. You have to clear that to get this job .. all this will stretch for 5 days

Interview Question – As I was selected to be part of Infra division. Questions were normally from NETWORKING.. so prepare on that front   Answer Question

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New Delhi (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took 3 days - interviewed at HCL Technologies in March 2014.

Interview Details – THERE were 5 rounds to recruit.. 10 a grammatical test which was majorly based on parts of speech
2) A GENERAL INTERVIEW- which comprised HR like questions..a brief intro, last movie , how did you spend your last week ? favourite tv show .
3)a TECHNICAL INTERVIEW- i belong to electronics and communication so i was gauged in that .. what is a register? what is memory ? what is a flip flop?
j-k ff, draw and implement it, what are k-maps? uses ?
networking questions-what is a n/w? what os is used in your cellphone?
4) HR interview- intro , what do you know about HCL ?
whom do you prefer for your country - an innocent politician who lacks strategies or a corrupt one who makes excellent strategies ?? any issue with the bond ?
5) AMCAT BASED ONLINE TEST - Quant /logical reasoning/verbal
go through the sample papers given on various sites

The day went propitious for me and i cleared all the grills successfully !!

Interview Question – what is the mileage of your car ?? this was asked in technical round   View Answer

Negotiation Details – the package was 2.75 .no further negotiations

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Graduate Engineer Trainee

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at HCL Technologies in March 2014.

Interview Details – Off campus recruitment drive @ PIET Panipat
round one - grammar objective test
round two - hr & technical interview (separate)
round three - online test
round 80 - 90 were hired out of 2100

Interview Question – Grammar was not easy.. was mind teaser   Answer Question

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Graduate Engineer Trainee
Hyderābād (India)

I applied through a recruiter and interviewed at HCL Technologies.

Interview Details – shortlisted through a recruiter and then grammer test,GD,Technical n HR

Interview Question – they want to know basics in technical round and project works..HR round isnt that easy must answer to questions precisely   Answer Question

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Graduate Engineer Trainee
Chennai (India)

I applied online - interviewed at HCL Technologies in June 2010.

Interview Details – Aptitude, GD and Technical Round are the rounds conducted. Aptitude was an online test.Got the result in 3 weeks of time. Followed by GD and Technical and HR round in the same day. It was an off campus. It took 1 Month time to get the offer after all rounds.

Interview Question – Technical GD. You have to prove yourself   Answer Question

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Chennai (India)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2 days - interviewed at HCL Technologies in March 2012.

Interview Details – It was a two day process. I was selected through aspiring minds exam and first test I had was a grammar test of 20 questions. It was very easy and common questions .

Next was a group discussion, where 10 candidates at a time were selected and it was a extempore rather than a discussion on a given topic at the spot.

The next day, there were technical and HR interview. Technical interview was based on the area of specialization in the resume and about the college project. HR interview was about the following code of conduct in the company and situation handling questions.

Both the interviews will be smooth and easy if one have moderate knowledge and positive attitude.

Interview Question – Questions about cloud computing   Answer Question

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Interviewed at HCL Technologies

Interview Details – written test and normal interview asking about the final semester projects, aslo asked to write a essay on any subject.

Interview Question – no difficult questions, have a presence on mind is more important   Answer Question

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Chennai (India)

I applied online - interviewed at HCL Technologies in September 2012.

Interview Details – Through AMCAT. 5 rounds... 1.aptitude 2.grammar 3. gd 4.technical round 5.HR

Interview Question – Tell me something that is not mentioned in your resume   View Answer

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Graduate Engineer Trainee
Bangalore (India)

I applied through other source and the process took a day - interviewed at HCL Technologies in February 2013.

Interview Details – There were 4 rounds in the selection process:

1st Round: Grammar Test (Elimination Round)
2nd Round: Group Discussion (Elimination Round)
3rd Round: Technical Round (Elimination Round)
4th Round: HR Round (Elimination Round)

Interview Question – Technical Interview was the toughest part for me. It was about 1.30hrs. Be prepared about all the Networking Concepts like OSI Model Layers, TCP/IP Model etc.   Answer Question

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