What is Cognizant GenC and GenC Next 2022?

What is Cognizant GenC & GenC Next 2022

Cognizant has introduced a new pattern for hiring freshers this year. They have divided the recruitment process into two parts i.e. GenC and GenC Next. Read the full article to get an idea about What is Cognizant GenC and GenC Next 2022.

This is a new pattern for the students in Cognizant 2021 and this article is to clear all your doubts about the process. So, read it till the last and get all your answers.

What is Cognizant GenC and GenC Next

What is Cognizant GenC & GenC Next 2022

Round 1: ( Qualifier Round )

The very first round of Cognizant is Aptitude Test and is 100 minutes round with a total of 80 questions. The sections are:

  • Aptitude test: This section has 3 sub-sections with a total of 80 questions. The difficulty level of this section varies from medium to high. The sub-sections are:
SectionsNo. of questionsTime
Quants2535 mins
Logical3535 mins
Verbal2030 mins

For candidates who clear Round 1, Cognizant will have coding test.

Round 2: ( MCQ and Coding Test )

The round 2 is a coding test that will have 2 sections and is a 180 minute round. 40 mins for the MCQs and 140 mins for the Coding questions. The difficulty level of this round is high.

Cognizant Gen C Next SectionNo. of questionsTotal Time
MCQ20-25 Ques40 mins
Coding Challenge5-6140 mins


Important: If you will clear Round 2 you will be eligible to give an Interview for GenC Next otherwise GenC Profile.

Cognizant GenC Interview

After clearing Round 1 you get eligible for the interview round. The interview round will have both technical and HR interview. The questions will be asked to judge your technical knowledge, cognitive abilities, and the right attitude.

The package offered for these candidates will be:

  • 4 LPA(probation period)
  • 4.5 LPA( post-probation period).

Cognizant GenC Next Interview

Round 3: GenC Next Interview:

Students who clear this coding round 2 go to Round 3 that will be an interview round for GenC Next. This will be both a technical as well as an HR interview. The questions in the interview will be asked to judge your:

  • Problem Articulation
  • Algorithm Capabilities
  • Programming Concepts
  • Cognitive Abilities
  • The right attitude.

The package offered to these candidates will be 6.75 LPA.

For the candidates who will not be able to clear this coding round, will go to the First Round Interview round and will be offered a package the same as that of other students i.e. 4.5 LPA (post-probation).

Basic Requirements :

The basic requirements before joining Cognizant:

    • 60% or more in your graduation.
    • 3-6 month Cognizant Internship (probation period) or CTS recommended skill certification.

FAQ's

Can I get the GenC Next Interview call if I clear only Round 1 Aptitude test ?

No, After clearing round 1 Aptitude test , you will be eligible only for GenC Interview. To get a call for GenC Next, you have to clear round 2 MCQ – Coding test also.

What are the packages offered by GenC and GenC Next ?

The package offered for GenC:

  • 4 LPA(probation period)
  • 4.5 LPA( post-probation period).

The package offered for GenC Next: 6.75 LPA.

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