Latest IBM Placement Paper At Sinhgad Institute of
Management, Pune: July 2010
Company Name: IBM
Type: Fresher, Job Interview
Hello Friends, I am Pravin Junnakar from Sinhgad Institute of Management,
Vadgaon (BK) Pune
My Experience In IBM:
There were 4 Rounds:
1) Aptitude Test (Remember in Aptitude, IBM checks your speed). Again 3
Sections- Time Limit 15 min.
Matrices -15 Questions
There were 4-5 Matrices given to us and 3 to 4 questions on each matrix
A 1 E 5 B
4 E A 1 C
2 B 4 4 C
4 A B C 2
B 4 A 2 C
1) replace A with 1,B with 2, C with 3,D with 4 and E with 5.
what are the diagonal elements starting from Right-top to Left Dwn ??
Numbering system-20que time limit 4min
Find odd number in series:
Which is 6th number
Math-12 que time limit 15min
Questions on percentage, Partnership, Profit and loss, Time and work etc... Some
questions were easy and some were hard.
2) Technical Test: Again 2 section i.e. Programming 20que time limit
25 min, Questions on C programming and flow charts. Like find out correct option
which will print output 99? and 4 Programs were given, (tips no need of checking
all programs, find out syntax error u will easily find out correct soln) same in
case of flow chart, find out out of given flow chart?? and some theoretical
question on string and array.
Aection 2 ques on OS, N/W, Database... 15 questions time limit 15
min.Questions like which is B class IP address? 3 - 4 questions on OSI model
like: which devices comes under 2nd layer of OSI model? MAC address is having
how many Bytes? what is dirty Bit??
3) Technical Interview:
In tech. interview, he asked me abt myself, family background, then abt
subjects i have been learned in MCA. after that he started asking ques on each
sub whatever i told him. c programming: declare a pointer to function which will
take argument as pointer to int, then return pointer to another function which
again will take argument as pointer to int and return int.???
C++: oops concept, what is polymorphism? Function overloading
overriding, early binding late binding,,
OS: Multi processing, virtual memory, virtual computer, cloud
computing , paging, RAID
Database: DDBMS, fragmentation, replication, ACID property
SQL: Write a query on a student table having two columns of name and
marks to find out student name having max marks, using max function, without
using max function, using join and some general questions on project and area of
3) HR Interview: (Please be confident and try to make eye contact)
HR interview was little bit easy, Question asked to me are,
- Tell me abt urself,
- About ur project
- Which field do u like most? (my ans was oops programming and database)
- Again he askd which will u prefer most, i replied database.(bcaz the job
was for storage area and file system)
- What do u knw abt IBM??
- Recent IBM innovations?
That was my experience in IBM, I request u to submit ur exp online so that
other may get help from it, Wish u a Great Success In Life.
Exam/Interview Date: 24-Jul-2010
No of Rounds:
- Aptitude Test
- Technical Round-1
- Technical Round-2
- Client/Manager Interview
Contributor Name: Pravin Junnarkar