L&T INFOTECH PATTERN & INTERVIEW - 19 MAR 2008 - BHUBANESWAR

HI Friends

I am Kumar Pallav. I am From Synergy Instt. of Engg. and Technology, Dhenkanal. We had a placement drive of LnT infotech at Trident Academy (Bhuwaneshwar). All Together there were 1360 student participating from all over Orissa. They had conducted the whole event in TWO parts AS THERE WERE SO MANY STUDENTS

In exams We faced
1. Written exam(90 Question)
-> Aptitude (30 ques)
-> Resoning (30 ques)
-> English (30 ques)

2. Group Discussion
3. Personal Interview

1. WRITTEN (19 March 2008)
Aptitude
This was having questions from following section
- Time and Distance(3-5 ques)
- Time and Work (2 ques)
- Probability: Boat and Streams (1 ques, Very easy) Ex. A boat's upstream speed is Xkmph, downstream speed Y kmph Determine its speed in still water?
- Simplification
- Pie Chart(1 ques)
- Percentage
- Average
Ex. The avg age of 5 member 5 yrs ago was x yrs a new member was born. Now there avg age is Y yrs. Find the age of the new born?
- Simple Intrest
Sorry rest I don't remember.
(Nb. Whereever I wrote X yrs or something like dat there were data dat I cud nt remember)

Reasoning
This was a tough section. Tough all the Question were not difficult bt lot of them were Time taking. Any ways the ques were from
Blood Relation
Puzzle Figure matching
There were irritating ques as Count the no of Straight line in the figure and triangle also (might not b irritatin 4 u)
Coding Decoding

English
Synonyms (4 ques, Tough)
Error finding in given parts of sentences (2 ques)
Analogy (3 ques, very easy)
Finding best way to represent d meaning of the d given statement.(2-3 ques)
One passage (very easy plz do it if u hav time, 4-5 ques )
Rest I m not remebering but I must say if u understand basic English except for some questions (around 5-6) you can easily solve this section in 15 mins bt be careful somtime options r confusing.

GROUP DISCUSSION (20 March 2008)
After Written they selected 47 batches of 12 students each for GD. They were annoucing result setwise though they hav nt announced bt it was easily understood due to d way of annoncing. First set C then Set B then Set A. Mine was Set A so and They announced my name in group 41. It was d test of holdin ur nerves as They announced my name aroud 6pm as they were taking breaks in announcing results. I was waitin 4 my turn of GD bt Around 8pm they said it will be conducted tommorow. At 19th We had 4th grp.

My Topic was The new budget had some relaxation in terms of loans to farmers, is it a politically motivated step 4 vote bank or its benefit will reach to the public.
(Confusing as how to relate farmers n general public)
GD IS ACTUALLY D ELIMINATION ROUND B VERY VERY VERY CAUTIOUS AS FROM THE GROUP OF 12 THEY WERE SELECTING 1-2 ONLY ONE GRP WAS WITH 5 SELECTION. I WAS THE ONLY ONE TO B SELECTED FROM 12. THEN THEY SAID IT WILL B UR INTERVIEW BT WHOLE IN VEIN I WAS EAGERLY WAITING 4 INTERVIEW BT THEY SAID IT WILL B 2MORROW ND I WAS D LAST BATCH 2 B INTERVIEWED IT WAS VERY ANNOYING AS IN AN OFCAMPUS UR DRESS EVEN GET WORSEN WAITING 4 SO LONG N HUNGRY.. U KNOW IN D WHOLE CAMPUS I HAD 3 DRESS N 2 BORROWED FRM MY FRNDS..INTRESTING NA

PERSONAL INTERVIEW (21 March 2008)
This was not personal interview rather a group inteview. In my gpr there were 15 students. It is very time taking it tuk around three n half hrs. The HR was a aged person asking only HR question bt actually he was only checking ur resume n asking ques frm it n checking its authenticity and any data if u missed to give.
He asked me: Pallav Kumar From where do u belong
I said n also dat my name is Kumar Pallav nt Pallav Kumar its surname 1st.
Asked abt Hav u done any technical courses
Ans (JAVA) Any other courses (Non Technical) Then
Any technical Participation: As Paper Presentation:
I said I hav given on Network Security and Hacking Technical
Seminars: No
Any project: I said I hav delovped a game envronment in JAVA under my teacher nd a notepad sort of sofware by myself.
Then Ur non Technical Participation:
I said abt My Participation.