Shapoorji Pallonji & Co
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Updated May 24, 2014
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Warangal (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in August 2013.

Interview Details – WRITTEN TEST
Aptitude Test : 0 Minutes
Quantitative : 0 Minutes
Reasoning / Analytical : 0 Minutes
Verbal English : 30 Minutes
Technical : 30 Minutes

Details of types of questions asked in each of the sections:
Technical -Whole Civil Engineering Syllabus till the 3rd year is covered.However,a large number of questions are from soil mechanics,RCC and concrete technology.The questions are conceptual.
Verbal English - The standard of question is medium to tough.Read newspaper articles.You can refer general English by RS Aggarwal. Questions are like - choose the correct spelling, assemble line segments into meaningful lines,fill in the blanks with correct verb forms,choose the odd one out.
GROUP DISCUSSION / TASK
Name of the Topic / Task : Should
Time Given : 10 Minutes

Details of the process and your contribution:
Listen to everyone.Put your points effectively.Don't speak too much (it can put negative impression).

PERSONAL INTERVIEW (TECHNICAL)
The questions were mainly from summer training.Technical interview is quite easy.Nothing to bother.

PERSONAL INTERVIEW (HR)
The HR officer asked me about my family background,whether i'll continue working at the company , why did i chose civil engineering???...

Interview Question – A question during interview regarding the height of Burz Khalifa.   Answer Question

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Mumbai (India)

I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in March 2010.

Interview Details – Company pickup your resume through job portals and schedule the interview for all shortlisted candidate same day

Interview Question – they Ask to quote the completion time frame for the given size of project   Answer Question

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Pune (India)

I applied in-person and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in February 2011.

Interview Details – three rounds of interview

Interview Question – Standard direct job questions   Answer Question

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Calcutta (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in August 2013.

Interview Details – Interview was done after a technical and english round and a group discussion round. They selected 25 out of top 40 for the GD round, where there was no elimination. Next came the interview which was of 2 rounds going simultaneously, the technical as well as HR. Finally at the end of the day they selected 5 people from civil and 3 from electrical.

Interview Question – They were looking for people who would be interested in on-site jobs. thus they were asking about family background as well as the number of siblings you have and whether your parents would allow you to leave for the site.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – It was an on campus offer. So there was no scope of negotiations.

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Bangalore (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in July 2013.

Interview Details – They came to our campus. There was a 30 minute-30 questions technical test. (very easy). Then followed the 20 minute-40 question English test.
There was GD and interview. We were given a topic "Arranged Vs. Love marriages".The GD had no eliminations, just around 20% of the weightage. They selected 3 from EEE and 4 from Civil. They seem to have preferred diploma and mediocre scoring students

Interview Question – All questions were relatively easy. Do go through their website once before appearing. May help   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation since it was on campus

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Graduate Trainee Engineer [GET]
Warangal (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in August 2013.

Interview Details – Round 1: Technical aptitude
Round 2: English
Round 3: Group discussion
Round 4: HR interview
Round 5:Technical interview

Interview Question – panel member asked questions completely based on the projects u did in the past semesters and site visits..   Answer Question

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Bangalore (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in January 2012.

Interview Details – Campus recruitment

Interview Question – what you want to be in 5 years?   Answer Question

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Trichy (India)

I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in September 2010.

Interview Details – Joined as a GET on campus.

They had a very stringent process of hiring that included an aptitute round, GD and PI

Interview Question – No difficult questions whatsoever. A very chilled out guy who interviewed me. Asked about my passion for music etc.   Answer Question

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Pune (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in August 2011.

Interview Details – Campus Interviews in college during final Year

Interview Question – Technical Ones   Answer Question

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Pune (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in March 2010.

Interview Details – I was hired through campus selection process.
First was a presentation on the company.
This was followed by a round of group discussion and aptitude test. The group discussion was based on a current in news topic. The aptitude test had technical and English sections.

Interview Question – Interview questions were mostly general technical know how. How long would it take to build a 60 storey structure? What are your future plans? Are you willing to work anywhere?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – As it was a campus placement event the offer was fixed non-negotiable.

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