(Paper) Cisco Fresher Job Interview Placement Paper Pattern : 22 October 2011


Company Name: Cisco
Type : Fresher
Job Interview Paper: Hi Friends,

I attended a off campus drive conducted by Cisco for 20101 and 2011 passouts on 22nd oct in  Cisco Systems India Pvt. Ltd.
SEZ, Cessna Business Park,
Marathahalli Sarjapur Outer Ring Road,
Varthur Hobli, Bangalore – 560103

No of Rounds: 4

  • Aptitude Test
  • Technical Interview 1
  • Technical Interview 2
  • HR Interview

Aptitude Test

  • Duration of the test is 1hr
  • 60 questions
  • 20 on aptitude, reasoning and 30 questions purely technical in networks, osi layers, C etc..

There were questions from

Mental Ability: C Language, Networking.

General Aptitude: Questions From RS Agarwal Like

Work and Time: Time Speed and Distance, Blood Relations (Identify The Person In An Image Of Family), Logical Reasoning Questions, Series Problem, Etc.

C Language(2 Questions):

Code Snippets Were Given To Find Out Output And Errors. The Questions Were Mainly Based On Concept Of Function Pointer, pointers and increment and decrement operators

Networking:(10 Questions):

Questions Based On Classes Of IP Address( Class A 0-127=128 Addresses, Etc), SMTP Protocol and Some More Protocols, TCP IP, Which Protocol Work On Which Layer, Port Number.

These are few questions i remember:

1 series on numbers

A shopkeeper problem where a lady gives a fake 100rs note and buys an item of worth 50 rs and gets the change of 50rs so dey asked to calculate the total loss of shopkeeper Trains problem

Osi layers question: functionality of one of the layers

Caluclate the noise from the given data

There were many problems in the calculation part...

If one is strong in the tecnical concepts specially networks u can easily get through the written test.

Out of 80 members in a slot of test only 7 members were shotlisted and rest were asked to leave.

I'm one of those who left the campus after written test.. :-)

Don't worry prepare technical concepts for Cisco written test

All d best

Exam/Interview Date : 22-Oct-2011
No of Rounds : Aptitude Test, Technical Round-1, Technical Round-2, Client/Manager Interview
Location : Bangalore
Contributor Name : Anvitha