Test pattern of TECH MAHINDRA has changed because CHANGE IS CONSTANT:
The hiring process of Tech Mahindra has changed this year (for 2017 batch) with the change in the aptitude test pattern. Also this time they have an additional round of story writing based on image, it has rounds as follows
1st Round – Aptitude test
2nd Round – Story Writing based on image- 200 words-15 min.
3rd Round – Technical Interview
4th Round – HR Interview
1st Round – Aptitude test (Computer Based Linear test, Not Adaptive)
Candidates are asked to answer 75 questions which analyze their verbal, numerical and abstract reasoning skills. Together, these questions give us an accurate and reliable assessment of each candidate’s overall level of cognitive ability.
Tech Mahindra has modified its test pattern by reducing the no of questions to 75 from 130 with the time limit of 50 minutes. Let us get in to details, and the test rounds are;
Section wise Questions break-up –
|Time Duration( 50 min)||Questions(75 Questions)||Marks/Negative Marks|
English Language General 1
English Language General 2
|English Language Comprehension||NA||5||1/No|
|Verbal Reasoning General||NA||21|
|Verbal Reasoning Paragraph||NA||3|
2nd Round – Story Writing based on image:
Practice Story Writing in our Writing Skills Assessment Tool
Section wise Time Limit – No Section wise time limits
Sectional Cut-off – Yes, although there is no sectional time limit, the scores for all the sections are calculated separately and those students who clear the cut-off in all the sections are shortlisted for the next round. Hence concentrate equally on all the sections.
PlacementSeason.Com’s Expected Cut-off to get shortlisted for the next round – 50% in all the sections
PlacementSeason.Com’s Recommended Test taking Strategy:
75 questions in 50 Minutes this itself should give you the clue that the questions are going to be easy and it is going to be the game of speed. Since there is no negative marking your strategy should be to attend 50 questions spread across all the sections within 45 minutes with at least 80% accuracy. The remaining 5 minutes can be used to just attempt the left out questions from all the sections.
If you clear the 1st Round then there is more than 70% chance of getting the Job offer. Hence practice the updated tests from PlacementSeason and increase your chances of clearing Tech Mahindra’s placement test.
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Disclaimer: The information provided above is based on the feedback we receive from our users, we don’t guarantee that Tech Mahindra will follow the same hiring process in their future recruitment drives.