HR Round

CTS HR Interview Questions for Freshers 2018

The following are the questions asked in Cognizant HR Interview Questions for the Human Resource Round.

This round is conducted for both Grade A and Grade B/C college.

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Cognizant HR Interview Round Questions

CTS HR Interview Questions for freshers Round in Cognizant
  1. Introduce Yourself
  2. Why do you want to join Cognizant
  3. How many people work in CTS – Answer Cognizant Wikipedia page
  4. What details do you know about Cognizant? Like CEO, Employee population  , Last year turnover etc etc
  5. Top 5 product based Indian company.
    1. Answer – Zoho, Swiggy, Zomato, Freshdesk, Ola. Don’t say Flipkart, Amazon they are based out of singapore and US as registered office.
  6. How to do prioritise things in your life?
  7. What did you score less in class 12
  8. Why did you score less in CS subjects
  9. Do you like read, What kind of things you read?
  10. Who is the Finance Minister of India
  11. Suppose you have to do any project on a topic which is totally new for you then what resources is going to help you?
  12. Suppose if you will be given a limited time to learn COBOL.then?
  13. What is your short term and Long term goals?
  14. U got job in Bhel and Cognizant,then what do u do?(Mech Student)
  15. Tell me any challenging moment of your life?
  16. How do you work under pressure?
  1. Tell about ur educational background
  2. Tell about joining location preference.
    1. Student should be willing to shift to any city in India. This is a primary requirement. You can tell your preference but you say you’re unwilling to shift any place elsewhere, you will not be selected.
  3. Why were your marks less in B.Tech as compared to your 10th and 12th.?( because mine were :p )
  4. What is new in IT Industry?
    1. Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Social Media Digital marketting, Drones, Automation, DevOPS etc.
  5. Tell me about yourself
  6. Strength and Weakness
  7. Why should I hire you?
  8. What are the things you expect from CTS?
  9. Extra Curricular Activities
  10. Your family background
  11. Weakness?
  12. Strengths?
  1. Do you know the service agreement policy ?
    1. They are basically asking you about Cognizant Bond period, a period that you will have necessarily work in Cognizant if you join them. This period is about 1 month and you have to pay about 1.5Lakhs if you leave before without serving 1 month notice period.
  2. Interview told me Your employment with CTS is subject to background check do you know that?
  3. Are you comfortable with moving to some other city for job?
  4. Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
  5. Hobbies extra Curricular Activities?
  6. Are you ready to work at any location and during Night Shifts?
  7. How often do you go Home? because you wont be able to go home regularly after joining Cognizant.

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