| 1. Tell us something about yourself/ Describe youself/ Introduce youself. |
| 2. What are your career objectives?/ What type of positions are you looking for ?/ What do you want to do ?/ What are your short-term/long-term goals? |
| 3. Tell us something about your interests and activities. |
| 4. Why should we hire you ? What makes you fit for this position ? |
| 5. why do you want to join our company? / What makes you interested in our organization? / Why are you interested in our company ? |
| 6. What according to you would be an ideal company to join ? |
| 7. Tell us something about your work experience. |
| 8. Tell us something about your academic achievement. |
| 9. Where do you see youself in five years ? |
| 10. Why are you interested in this job / What interests you most about this position? |
| 11. What are your strengths ? |
| 12. Tell us about a problem you have faced and the strategy you used to handle it ? |
| 13. What is your greatest weakness ? |
| 14. How will you rate yourself on a scale from one to ten ? |
| 15. Are you a leader or follower ? |
| 16. How long do you want to stay with us ?/ How long do you plan to work for us ? |
| 17. Will you accept a lower position for the time being ? |
| Points for Group Discussion
| 1. Speak carefully, clearly, confidently, slowly with appropriate pauses. |
| 2. Follow good manners and positive behaviour. |
| 3. Be polite, flexible, tactful, do not argue, be interested, Control your nervousness. |
| 4. Keep group goal in mind, co-operative and friendly atmosphere, Co-ordination. |
| 5. Shared leadership. |
| 6. Initiative, Assertiveness, self-confidence, Objectivity, Patience and composure, Persuasiveness, Motivation. |
| 7. Handling Conflict. |
| 8. Effective closure. |
| 9. Subject knowledge can be analysed. |
| 10. Giving opinions, supporting your opinions, balancing point of view, agreeing and disagreeing. |
| 11. Practice different situational expressions about point no. 10 and accepting and rejecting proposals, requesting suggestions. |
| 1. Sanjay Kumar, Pushp Lata, Communication Skills, OXFORD University Press, ISBN-13: 978-0-19-806932-4. |
| 2. M Ashraf Rizvi, Effective Technical Communications, The McGraw-Hill Companies. ISBN-13: 978-0-07-059952-9.|
| Careful resume writing is necessary. The TNP cell would like to suggest the contents of the Resume (Not Template).
There are several templates availble online. However,students can prepare their own impressive & unique template of Resume.
It is necessary to catch necessary skills required for your specialization,
and update your resume in in regular intervals, accordingly. Student should not hide, do not mislead your information.
Students can use contents, as avialble here. Resume Format
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The TOEFL test measures the ability of non-native English speakers to use and
understand the English language as it is heard, spoken, read and written.
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| Section || Time Limit || Questions || Task |
| Reading || 60–80 minutes || 36–56 questions || Read 3 or 4 passages from academic texts and answer questions. |
| Listening || 60–90 minutes || 34–51 questions || Listen to lectures, classroom discussions and conversations, then answer questions. |
|Speaking || 20 minutes || 6 tasks || Express an opinion on a familiar topic; speak based on reading and listening tasks. |
| Writing || 50 minutes || 2 tasks ||Write essay responses based on reading and listening tasks; support an opinion in writing. |
| Students are suggested to complete following Activities.
| 1.Engineering students should secure Agreegate First Class till 6th Semester (No Backlogs). || 2.Regular practice of Aptitude based on HCF, LCM, Time-Distance, Permutation and combinations, probability, problems on ages,
ratio and proportions, volume, area, simple and compound
interest, indices, average, fractions, simplifications, series and sequences, profit & loss, verbal & non-verbal problems.
| 3. Practice effective Data Processing using Excel, letters and mail merges in MS-word, Creating and presenting using Power Point. |
| 4. Learn email etiquettes, and effective email writing. |
| 5. Create your video of self-introduction (5 Minutes). |
| 6. Create your LinkedIn Profile. |
| 7. Convert your research work/Ideas into Publications/ Patents. |
| 8. Create scan copy of updated resume, Mark sheets and other Academic documents (in PDF format) and keep backup on your email account. |
| 9. Mettl score is suggested. |
| 10.TCS provides Campus Commune to engage students digitally.
Once you register with Off-Campus mode and having DT reference number,
https://nextstep.tcs.com/campus/. you are eligible to login and spend time there.
TCS provides TCS Spectrum, Discussion Board,
Q&A, Arena Challenges, Communities. It provides learning channels.
Your time spend on the portal is useful for your profile,
and getting noted by Talent Acquisition Team. |
| 11.There is English communication improvement channel Kaizen express at TCS campus Cummune.
There are some other channels like Infraplanet channel, iAssurance (there are 48 assurance experts), Odyssey channel for Placement Preparation.
The eligible candidates can give the mock test on SEESAME. |
| 12. Please regularly visit TCS facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/punecampustag |
| 1. Write your introduction (one page). |
| 2. Write Motivation Letter/ Covering Letter. |
| 3. Collect few Recommendation Letters from Reputed Professionals. |
| 4. Use of English words in context, vocabulary building, synonyms and antonyms. |
| 5. Pronunciation and articulation, Pitch, intonation, cadence/ voice modulation. |
| 6. Effective non-verbal communications including Personal appearance, posture, Gesture and Hand Movements, Eye Contact, Facial Expressions. |
| 7. Improve English Grammar. |
| 1. Boys should wear cleaned , ironed formal dress, black belt, tie, formal black shoe, clean shave. |
| 2. Girls can wear suitable formal dress |
| 3. Students should carry college I-Card, another Photo Identity, Passport size phtographs, self singed printed copy of Resume, original document file/ Folder. |
| Recent Technical / Research Topics
| 1. Software Defined Network (SDN). |
| 2. Internet of Things (IOT). |
| 3. 3D Printing |