TCS NQT Recruitment Process 2022

TCS NQT Recruiment Process for Freshers

TCS NQT Recruitment Process is discussed on this page below. The Recruitment Process has seen major changes.  On this page you will get to know each and everything about TCS NQT Recruitment Process  2022. Also, around 80% of the questions in the exam will be of similar pattern from PrepInsta. The qualifying students are selected for TCS Ninja and TCS Digital profiles

The following sections are asked in TCS NQT Recruitment Process –

TCS NQT recruitment process 2020

Important points to be Remembered

Before knowing about TCS NQT Recruitment Process one must go though these pages: 


  1. There will be no negative marking.
  2. TCS NQT is adaptive this year
  3. You will not get any extra rough paper in the exam as a calculator and Rough Paper will be available on your Desktop Screen. You are not allowed to move your eyes down while giving the examination.

TCS NQT Syllabus Pattern 2022

No. of Questions
Numerical Ability
40 mins
Verbal Ability
30 mins
Reasoning Ability
50 mins
Programming Logic
15 mins
45 mins

Note:-  Candidates who will get selected in Online Assessment of  TCS NQT will be required to go through a Technical Interview followed by a HR interview.

Step 1:-

Pre Presentation

Most of the colleges will not have PPT round. But, with some colleges TCS has partnerships, they will conduct pre-presentation talk for them. The process of recruitment starts with a PPT where the TCS HR’s will talk about the company, salary offered, career growth and opportunities. After this there will be a Q&A round where the students can clear their doubts about the recruitment process or the company.

Step 2:-

Written Test -Recruitment Process

The written test for TCS NQT has 5 sections which are –

  • Numerical Ability
  • Verbal Ability
  • Reasoning Ability
  • Programming Logic
  • Coding

Quants Round

TCS NQT Numerical Aptitude Recruitment Process

 TCS NQT Numerical Syllabus Part-1

  • Arrangements and Series
  • P&C
  • Number System, LCM & HCF
  • Percentages
  • Allegations and Mixtures
  • Reasoning

TCS NQT Numerical Syllabus Part-2

  • Work and Time
  • Speed Time and Distance
  • Geometry
  • Divisibility
  • Probability
  • Ratios, Proportion and Averages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Ages

TCS NQT Numerical Syllabus Part-3

  • Clocks & Calendar
  • Series and Progressions
  • Equations
  • Averages
  • Area, Shapes & Perimeter
  • Numbers & Decimal Fraction .

Logical Reasoning Round

Topics asked in Logical Reasoning Ability

  • Meaningful Word Creation
  • Number Series
    • Missing Number Single
    • Missing Number Analogy
  • Blood Relations
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Ages
  • Data Sufficiency
    • Rank Based Logic
    • Ages
  • Seating Arrangement (Easy)
  • Seating Arrangement (Complex)
  • Odd Man Out
    • Numbers
    • Logical
  • Distance and Directions
  • Statement and Conclusion
  • Analogy
  • Mathematical Operational Arrangement
  • Symbols and Notations

Programming Logic

TCS NQT Programming Logic Recruitment Process

TCS Programming Syllabus Pattern:

  • Data Types in tcs mcq c questions
  • Functions and Scope
  • Recursion and Iteration
  •  File Handling
  •  Array
  • Variables and Registers
  • Loops
  • Command Line Arguments

TCS Programming Logic Questions:-

  • Input Output Questions
  • OOPS
  • Stacks and Queue
  • Linked List
  • Trees
  • Graphs
  • Dynamic Programming and Greedy
  • Hashing
  • Searching and Sorting
  • Time Complexity


TCS NQT Verbal Recruitment Process

TCS NQT used to give questions on basic grammar topics like:-

  1. Tenses and Articles
  2. Sentence Correction
  3. Para Jumbles
  4. Nouns
  5. Modals
  6. Spellings
  7. Synonyms and Antonyms
  8. Subject-Verb Agreement.

TCS NQT Verbal Pattern has been changed from the last year.Now the same topics started coming in the form of fill in the blanks which TCS NQT calls “cloze test”.

New Pattern of TCS NQT Verbal

  • Fill in the blanks
  • Reading Comprehension


TCS NQT Coding Recruitment Process

The following are the languages that you can use for TCS NQT

  • C
  • C++
  • Python
  • JAVA
  • Perl


Interview in TCS NQT Recruitment Process

There is only one interview round which can be really long and will last anywhere between 25 mins to 40 mins. There will be three panels in the interview

  1. One will be Technical Expert
  2. One will be HR
  3. And the last one is Managerial

Offer Rollout

Final Offer Intent

Once you are selected , We will get the offer letter in 10 to 15 days via an email. And the joining date will be anywhere between 3 to 6 months.

TCS NQT Salary Information

The Salary of TCS is 3.5 Lakh per annum, which translates into 26,200Rs per month after deducting taxes and PF etc.

TCS earlier had bond period of 2 years, but it now has been reduced to 1.5, you leave before that then you have to pay 50K salary.

Training Period

TCS calls its training period as ILP which is short for Initial Learning Period. There are 5 training locations which are –

  • Chennai
  • Trivandram
  • Ahemdabad
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad

The training is of 90 days. In the first month, you will receive, 26,200Rs as salary and in the 2nd and 3rd month you will receive 14,800Rs as salary as they provide free accommodation for a month and from 2nd and 3rd month they deduct for Food and Accommodation


    • You will join as a n Assistant system engineer trainee
    • Post training become Assistant system engineer
    • And then in 2 years System engineer
    • 3 to 4 years IT Analyst
    • And others displayed on the screen
    • Assistant consultant
    • Associate consultant
    • Consultant
    • Senior consultant
    • Principal consultant
    • Vice president

Salary and Growth

TCS has the strongest growth throughout all the mass recruiters. In fact it will soon overtake Accenture as largest Services company by revenue.

TCS has bagged a large number of multi-billion dollar projects and you can expect a salary hike of 18 to 30% based on your performance, the promotion will only happen after 2 years.

“The best part about joining TCS is that you have better chances to get new technologies to learn like

  1. Artificial Intelligence
  2. Big Data
  3. Machine Learning etc

These technologies are hard to get in other mass recruiters. In fact some good performers are internally also transferred to TCS digital division which pays highly.


TCS culture is classic MNC culture. You have to wear formals to office every day except Friday where you can wear casuals. For getting small accesses like headphones for skype call you have to fill 4-5 different long forms and takes about 2-3 days. Culture-wise TCS is a little boring company, to be honest.


TCS has the largest on Site opportunities in USA, South America, England and almost everywhere throughout the globe. TCS has more global projects than local ones so there are higher chances for you to go to the client location abroad.

TCS NQT Recruitment Process 2020


What are the main steps in TCS NQT Recruitment Process?

There are 2 main steps in TCS NQT Recruitment Process:

  • Written Test
  • Interview

Written Test is divided into 5 sections and Interview is divided into 3 steps.

What is the most difficult section of TCS NQT Recruitment Process?

The most difficult section of TCS NQT Recruitment Test is Coding and Technical Round. This test will totally depends upon your coding and domain knowledge.