TCS is the largest Indian company, which was established by J. R. D. Tata, F. C. Kohli in 1968.
Now Rajesh Gopinathan is the Managing Director and CEO of Tata Consultancy Services. Every year
TCS hires nearly 20,000 freshers and more than that. The headquarter of TCS is in Mumbai, India.

The recruitment process of TCS is now changed a lot. Previously TCS
mainly focus on off-campus or offline tests, but now a days TCS takes online rounds. For that
TCS introduces a new test pattern, it conducts four new round as mention follows. Make sure that
you have not referred older TCS asked papers before 2019 just because of the changed pattern.

Along with this, For recruiting students, TCS takes online competitions like TCS CodeVita, etc. This is a very good
opportunity for students to get placed in TCS from these competitions.
The Recruitment
process in TCS 
for freshers are as follows.

TCS Criteria:

The criteria of TCS is 60.00% or above in 10th, 12th or Diploma and Average aggregate or average CGPA of all semesters of engineering, No backlogs should be there. A gap in studies for up to 2 years is allowed for valid reasons.

TCS Recruitment Process for Freshers

TCS conducts 3 rounds to select freshers that include:

Online Round

  • Aptitude test
  • English
  • Coding MCQS
  • Coding
Online TestTotal Number of QuestionsTime
Aptitude1530 Minutes
English1510 Minutes
Coding MCQs1020 Minutes
Coding130 Minutes
Total4190 Minutes

As the above table mentioned, the total number of questions with its period allotted in an online
test which is the first round of TCS Recruitment Process.

In Aptitude section there are 15 questions with only 30 minutes, that is one question
approximately has 2
minutes so within two minutes we have to solve questions. The coding section contains one coding
question and which can be solved within 30 minutes, for this section, we have written a special
article on Previously
Asked TCS coding questions
so check it

Important NoteIn TCS MCQs section, there
MCQ as well as fill
in the blanks
 in it, which MCQ has negative
 and fill in the blanks has no
negative marking
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TCS – Apptitude Recruitment Process

  • Probability
  • Clocks and Calendar
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Number System
  • HCF & LCM
  • Percentages
  • Allegations and Mixtures
  • Ratios, Proportion and Averages
  • Work and Time
  • Series and Progressions
  • Time, speed, distance
  • Equations
  • Reasoning
  • Geometry
  • Arrangement & Series
  • Profit & Loss
  • Problem on Ages
  1. Number of Questions – 15
  1. Time – 30 Minutes

TCS – English Recruitment Process

  1. Number of Questions – 15
  1. Time – 10 Minutes

TCS – C MCQ Recruitment Process

  • C input
  • C ouput
  • Functions and Scope
  • Data Types
  • Command Line Theory
  • Arrays
  • Variables
  • Registers
  • Polymorphism
  • Abstraction
  • Loops
  • Trees
  • Queue
  • Linked Lists
  1. Number of Questions – 10
  1. Time – 20 Minutes

TCS – Coding Recruitment Process

In this coding section, there has 30 minutes to solve for only 1 question.

  1. Number of Questions – 1
  1. Time – 30 Minutes

TCS Coding Questions with Answers

Interview In TCS Recruitment Process

There is only one interview in TCS which can be taken from one Techincal Expert and one is HR. This interview mainly goes longer than 15 minutes – 30 minutes. First, the technical expert will be asked the questions after that the HR will be asked.

Mainly TCS takes interview online through video conference.

Following are some guidelines for Technical Interview

  • Technical Interview mainly goes to your final year project and any other project you did.
  •  They check your programming skills.
  • So for that, you have enough knowledge of C or C++ language.
  • Questions may be based on a particular technical field on which company works on it. So make sure that you have to know the basic technical details about the company.
  • For a detailed interview process of TCS also check the article from here.

Final Offer Intent

Once you are clear the interview, then you will get the offer letter from TCS within 10 to 15 days via an email. And then the joining date will be anywhere between 3 to 6 months.


How To Apply For TCS Off-Campus 2020 Drive?

To apply for TCS Campus 2020 or TCS NQT, you need to open TCS official site.

What are the Selection Rounds for TCS Off Campus 2020-2021?

There are following selection rounds that occur – 

Who all are eligible to apply for TCS?

Students who are 2020 and 2021 passed outs are eligible. And BE/ B.Tech/ ME/ M.Tech in any Disciplines. MCA with or BCA or BA or B.Com is also eligible for TCS off Campus Drive.

Is Command-Line Coding is needed for TCS Coding Section?

No. Command-line coding is not needed for TCS Coding Section. But if you want then you can code using command-line arguments.

Is there any negative marking in TCS Online Coding Test?

Yes. There are MCQ as well as fill in the blanks, which is of MCQ has negative marking (0.33 negative marking for one question)and fill in the blanks has no negative marking.

When will be the TCS NQT exam for 2020-2021 batch?

Dates are not declared yet.

What’s the time limit for the TCS Online Test?

The TCS Ninja exam happens for 90 minutes.

Which are the languages are available for TCS Ninja coding section?

There are five languages for coding, you can select any one of them for coding. Languages are C, C++, Java, Python and Perl.


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