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IIT Bombay Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 10, 2014
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Neutral Experience

Research Assistant Interview

Research Assistant

I applied through other source and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at IIT Bombay.

Interview Details – Had to mail the professor several time and finally on the day of meet showed him the findings, project demos, reason the failures that occurred previously. The iynterview was project specific and some questions regarding the concepts behind project was asked like why this microcontroller, why not SPI over I2C. Codes were not tested in detail.

Interview Question – Would you work for the entire year?   View Answer


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Intern Interview

Intern

Interviewed at IIT Bombay

Interview Details – Brief Phone Interview with basic questions just asked by the professor under whom you are applying.

Interview Question – Why do you want to work in the applied field.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – No negotiation. Fixed pay.


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Junior Research Fellow Interview

Junior Research Fellow

I applied online and interviewed at IIT Bombay.

Interview Details – Applied through IITB website. Got a call letter after 3 months of application. The interview took just one day. No aptitude test was taken. Just an technical interview. In all a good interview experience.

Interview Question – Questions were average but a bit confusing.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Project Research Assistant Interview

Project Research Assistant
Mumbai (India)

I applied through other source - interviewed at IIT Bombay in April 2011.

Interview Details – Gate examination, Written test and 1:1 interview

Interview Question – depends from panel to panel   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Research Associate Interview

Research Associate
Mumbai (India)

I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at IIT Bombay in March 2011.

Interview Details – The opening for the particular position in the particular department as it is could be found in the Institutes webpage and the project details, application information, required documents, eligibility, method of application etc are all specified there. Once applied and if shortlisted they would contact the concerned candidate and arrange for a personal interview.


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Intern Interview

Intern

I applied online and the process took 3+ weeks - interviewed at IIT Bombay.

Interview Details – Selected on the basis of performance in your institute (CGPA) and other technical skills


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Eklavya Summer Intern Interview

Eklavya Summer Intern
Mumbai (India)

I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at IIT Bombay in December 2011.

Interview Details – Register for the internship at the eklavya internship website generally during the months of Dec-Jan. Results are out by Feb, and you start your internship by May

Negotiation Details – Not much to negotiate except for the joining date.


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Research Associate Interview

Research Associate

Interviewed at IIT Bombay

Interview Details – The hiring process is a two step process in which there is a first a written test and an interview conducted by some of the brilliant minds. But don't worry, they are just there to check how interested you really are in research.

Interview Question – Be very confident about the basics and be creative, don't expect ant direct questions.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Student Interview

Student
Mumbai (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at IIT Bombay.

Interview Details – A written test followed by an interview

Interview Question – Analog Design   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation. It is set by HRD


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Associate Professor Interview

Associate Professor
Mumbai (India)

I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at IIT Bombay in February 2008.

Interview Details – Fair and Reasonable.

Negotiation Details – Got a good offer so no negotiation.

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