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Infosys was founded on 2 July 1981 by seven entrepreneurs, N. R. Narayana Murthy, Nandan Nilekani, Kris Gopalakrishnan, S. D. Shibulal, K Dinesh and with N. S. Raghavan officially being the first employee of the company. The founders started the company with an initial investment of INR 10,000. The company was incorporated as “Infosys Consultants Pvt Ltd.” in Model Colony, Pune as the registered office.
In 2001, it was rated Best Employer in India by Business Today. Infosys was rated best employer to work for in 2000, 2001, and 2002 by Hewitt Associates. In 2007, Infosys received over 1.3 million applications and hired fewer than 3% of applicants.
INFOSYS Latest Job Interview Placement Paper Pattern | Feb- 2010
Company Name : Infosys
Type : Fresher, Job Interview
There were 2 rounds-
HR interview : In aptittude test there were the sectional cut-offs, reasoning paper was very easy and the verbal one, if not damn easy, was average.
Reasoning Section(30 ques, 40 min)- RS Aggarwal Verbal
-5 ques on Data Sufficiency
-5 ques on Series(figure Interpretation)(RS aggrval non verbal)
-5 ques on Data Intrepretation(Rs aggrval Quant)
-5 ques on Puzzle
-5 ques on another Puzzle
-5 ques on Syllogism (deriving conclusions)
Some ques were in this section were-
1)only (i) is required.
2) only (ii) is required.
3) both (i) and (ii) are required.
4) either of two can be used independently.
5) data insufficient.
Q. Find the third side AC of the triangle ABC.
(i) AB=3 cm (ii)BC= 8 cm
Q. 3x-6y=5. find y.
(i) x-2y=5/8 (ii) x=3.
All 6 faces of a cube are colored using six different colors red, black, blue, green, brown and white. red is opposite to black. red is on the top. blue is adjacent to green. blue is adjacent to white which is adjacent to brown.
Q. Brown is opposite to
1) Green 2)Black 3) Blue 4)none of these
Q.which four colors are adjacnt-
1) red, blue, black, green
2) green, white, red, blue
3)black, brown, white, green
4) All of these
Verbal Section (35 min, 40 ques)
- 2 Comprehensions- 5 ques each
- choose the grammatically correct sentence.
- correct the underlined part
- fill the blanks with most apt choice
- deriving conclusions from small passages-5 ques
HR interview: Funda – Be calm and composed. Answer politely but confidently. If you don’t know the answer, admit it politely. if you need some time to think, request them like “Can i have a minute to think, sir”.. HR Team not looks 100% percent correct answers, but right people who can express smartly, what they know. So make yourself presentable.
Hr was a nice person. he made me comfortable but at the same time he tried to trap me in my answers themselves.(both of us were smiling during the entire nterview). I entered the room with his permission, wished him Good Evening. He asked me to sit down, i sat down & thanked him.
HR: so you dont have any name? (anamika)
me: i do hv a name sir, its a snaskrit word that means wedding finger.
HR: does it have any other meaning like nameless?
me: no sir, its does not mean nameless.
HR: u r more fond of Sanskrit or English?
me: English sir, i have read Sanskrit just up to my 8th class that too cz it was a compulsory subject.
HR: U stood in 2nd class.. give me any three reasons 4 y u stood 2nd?.. do other fails dts y..??
1.no sir, i worked hard for it..
2. though i aspired for 1st position,but i must be lacking smwhr.. like i usually fell short of tym in ma last xams n wsnt able to attempt 5-6 marks paper.
3. i ws involvd in extra activities too, like i ws d class coordinator too.
HR: so time management is your problem.. if someone manages time for you u would be d winner?
me: myt be, but i would like to manage my time on my own.. even m working on dt…
(dn he asked me hw u r working on it, many trpaps were there, though it took me great deal to stisfy it, yet i managed it well i think, i told him how i plan my time before attempting ma paper)
HR: do you ne planning b4 ur xam yime too?
me: yes sir as in xam we js need to atempt 5 ques/8, i generally go throu last year papers to select chaps dt constitue of more weightage..
HR: so you believe in selective study?
me: yes sir
HR: it means u knw 4 to 5 ques js in paper..
me: no usually 6 ques..
HR: your teachers tell you the questions..??
me: (Confused) no sir, y should they, i know them by myself
HR: dn how do you the questions? (again a trap here, but i caught it)
me: well sir, i know the ANSWERS to those questions..
(he smiled more broadly n satisfactorily)
HR: nething u want to tellme?
me: yes sir i love writing poems
HR: (pointing to a flower in the vase kept on the table) tell me two lines on this..
me: can i tk a minute 2 think..?
me: flower, the symbol of love n hapiness
m gift it to you, so you excel in your life.
HR: thats solve from my side you may leave..
me: it was nice to meet you sir
HR: same here
me: thanku sir,
Another placement paper
Infosys Latest Job Interview Placement Pattern – January 2010
Company Name : INFOSYS
Type : Fresher, Job Interview
I got Infosys Campus Interview This Year January 2010. As usual there are two rounds. One is Aptitude and other is HR.
In Aptitude totally 35 questions and the duration is 40 minutes.In that each question carries one mark. That include simple Reasoning Questions, Figure Series, Data Sufficiency (Based on Quantitative), Data Interpretation, Puzzles (R.S. Agarwal), Syllogy.
In HR they asked whatever I have written in my resume. And some basic questions like:
- Tell me about yourself ?
- Why do you choose your college?
All the best..
- My Exam/Interview Date : January 2nd Week 2010
- No of Rounds : Aptitude Test