Test Pattern & Selection Procedure of HCL Technologies

HCL Technologies is an IT service provider and works in the domain of software development. It was founded in 1976 and headquartered in Noida, India. The main services provided by the company are: R&D and Technology services, BPO Services, IT Hardware, Enterprise & Applications Consulting, Remote Infrastructure Management, etc. The HCL Test-Pattern and Selection-Procedure is as follows:

Selection Process:
HCL is an active Indian recruiter and conducts recruitment process every year to select new candidates. The selection process of the company consists of 3 rounds. These rounds are as follows:
Academic Criteria:
  • Candidate must be a B.tech (C.S / I.T/E.C.E).
  • 65 percent throughout (Class X, XII and Graduation).
  • Education gap of not more than one year.
Pattern of Written Exam:
Testing AreasNo. of Questions
Quantitative Ability15
Technical Ability15
The total time allotted to the written exam is 60 minutes. There is no negative marking in the exam.
  • Verbal section consists of questions based on Reading Comprehension, Grammar, Sentence Correction, Synonyms, Antonym, Spellings, Idioms etc.
  • Reasoning section checks the analytical and reasoning skills of the candidates. It consists of questions on Visual Reasoning, Statement & Conclusions, Relationships, Data sufficiency, Coding-decoding, Series, Odd one out, Analogies, puzzles etc.
  • Quantitative Ability section consists of questions based on topics such as algebra, time & work, time, speed & distance, arithmetic, percentages, profit & loss, geometry, etc. In general, the section difficulty level varies from easy to moderate. Since the section has a high number of questions, a candidate needs to solve questions rather quickly and speed is of the essence here.
  • Technical Ability section involves questions from programming & algorithm development concepts.This section covered topics such as structure & constructs of Computer Programs, Data structures & Basic algorithms and Object Oriented Programming concepts. This section requires thorough preparation and a candidate with conceptual clarity and strong knowledge of the fundamentals would excel.

Overall the level of the paper is moderate to difficult. Only those candidates who clear the written exam will qualify for the next round.

*The Company reserves the right to make changes in the written exam.

Apply directly at http://www.hcltech.com/careers/apply-hcl
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