Shapoorji Pallonji & Co Interview Questions

Updated Oct 20, 2014
Updated Oct 20, 2014
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    They selected 4 students from 16 from our college... Their process was long... Technical aptitude was tough... And GD was very important round...
    General technical questions like density of steel and concrete etc.. Then they asked for family details as they were interested for site works and then some HR questions like leaders who inspired u...

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    • General technical questions like density of steel and concrete etc.. Then they asked for family details as they were interested for site works and then some HR questions like leaders who inspired u...   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Senior Manager - Planning & Control Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    Written Test and Personal Interview, Group Discussion, Field and Site Posting, Role Play, Communication and Presentation. Project Situation and Scenario Presentation. Aggressive. Commanding. Assertive Process. Process Oriented.

    Written Test and Personal Interview, Group Discussion, Field and Site Posting, Role Play, Communication and Presentation. Project Situation and Scenario Presentation. Aggressive. Commanding. Assertive Process. Process Oriented.

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    Interviews will be focusing mainly on the core and technical skills with a few HR questions in between like i, being a mechanical guy, was asked about refrigeration and air conditioning,fluid mechanics,production tech. and yes training is important as many contestants were asked about training only. also you need to keep smiling and be confident about what you are saying.interview went for 20 mins.
    Have a Good luck!!!

    Interview Questions
    • Design an AC for this room. what will be the considerations??   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Warangal (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Warangal (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed 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 Questions
    • panel member asked questions completely based on the projects u did in the past semesters and site visits..   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Calcutta (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Calcutta (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed 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 Questions
    • 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.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Warangal (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Warangal (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed 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 Questions
    • A question during interview regarding the height of Burz Khalifa.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in July 2013.

    Interview Details

    A TECHNICAL ROUND WAS TAKEN. QUESTIONS FROM SOIL MECHANICS, SOM , CONCRETE, ETC. English test too was taken, not very difficult. Then a technical PI of about 40 mins and HR PI of 10 mins.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed 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 Questions
    • 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
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    it was not tough... they were very friendly.. questions were basic

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    No Offer
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bhubaneswar (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bhubaneswar (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Shapoorji Pallonji & Co in August 2012.

    Interview Details

    During the PPT they were very clear on being committed to the organisation.
    During P.I initially was asked technical questions and then H.R ones which was only regarding being committed to the organization.

    Interview Questions
    • Family is in business, so why do you want to join the organization   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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