: HCL Test
Paper Pattern (HR INterview, Aptitude and Written)
It was based on cat pattern. So i Advice you to go through the cat based
English and maths.some of the problems which i remember is given 6 six squares
and filling prime nos 2,3,5,7,11,13, and asking there positions. Apart from that
there were questions based on data interpretation
.A puzzle as six people are living in six cities riding each riding a diff
type of vehicle as car ,scooter and 2 persons living in city a will not
ride a car and such.
apart from this we had questions on as 4 numbers(2 odd and 2 even)are
multiplied with 2 even then what is diff bw odd and even.
given a triangle where there are 5 angles with a small triangle on 1 side of
larger triangle Ans:36 deg as (36*5=180)
Another question based on when a appears either b or c appears which is
often a repeated question.That is all i remeber friends.
Then we had hr interview where they asked questions like
1)Who is your role model?
2)Why do you wnat to join hcl?
3)Why does hcl needs to recruit u?
4)Are you prepared for relocation?
5)Tell me about yourself?
6)What are u xtra curricular activites?
7)Do you have any questions?
Answered with a very cheerful face.Be confident and bold.That's all and u have
1Aptitude (Common to all)
There were total 60 questions.
No negative marking.
Time Limit: 50 mins
Ques on Bar chart, Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation, Q.A , Data
Sufficiency/Insufficiency, Puzzle Test, Basic computing knowledge, Flow charts,
2Technical Paper (For CS/IT)
There were total 25 questions
Time Limit: 20 mins
Ques on C, C++, DBMS and Data structures.
Basic HR ques that were asked:-
1.) Your Introduction?
2.) Your objective?
3.) Tell me something about your family? (This is their
favorite question so prepare it well)
4.) Why HCL?
5.) If you are already placed in another company, then why HCL
over that company?
6.) What do u know about HCL?.(www.hcltech.com and PPT)
7.) Incidents in support of all that u have mentioned in C.V?
8.) How are you different than other candidates? Why should we
9.) What?s unique about you?
10.) Any plans for higher studies? (Big No!!!!)
11.) Any Problem in Relocation? (Strict no no.).
12.)Your Hobbies, Interests, Strengths and Weaknesses, some other ques from C.V.
13.) One thing that irritates you the most and why?
14.) You may need to explain your projects also.
15.) Do you want to ask something from me? (Prepare a good question as not
asking any question shows serious disinterest towards company, plz don?t ask
that?s already told in the presentation. You can also say that ?I m fully
satisfied with the presentation?)