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IBM Recruitment Process for Freshers

With the Placement season starting soon, it is time for you to know everything about the companies that visit your Campus; more importantly their recruitment processes. Today, we would share one of the campus recruitment patterns of IBM that is used to select the candidates for this company. 

Inorder to find out the IBM campus recruitment process, let us all fly to Mahishmathi right away.

Bahubali: Mama! In an important meeting with Rajamatha Sivagami and our ministers, I found out that IBM is coming to Mahishmathi for campus placements.

Kattappa: Bahu, tell me about IBM.

IBM is an American multinational Company which offers hardware, software and consulting services. IBM is responsible for inventions like floppy, ATM (Automated Teller Machine), hard disc drive and PC bar codes.

Bhala Bahu! Why are they coming to Mahishmathi?

Bahubali: All our young soldiers are going to graduate this year. IBM recruiters are going to hire few of the well trained and strong soldiers for their company. Our immediate responsibility is to ensure that majority of our soldiers are placed.

Kattappa: Let us summon all our graduates for a session where you can explain them how to prepare for IBM campus placements.

(##Drum roll## Bahubali walks into the auditorium)


My fellow countrymen!

In order to get into IBM, You need to go through a IBM selection process that contains three rounds.

Written/Online Test round

Technical Interview

HR interview

Take a Free IBM Online Placement Test

IBM Online Aptitude exam:

Online exam contains three sections namely Quantitative ability, number series and English Language (Business English)

Quantitative Ability  & Number Series:

18 questions on Probability, Permutations & Combinations, HCF & LCM, Geometry, time & work and Time, Speed & distance will appear one after another. However there is a time limit of 2 minute 15 s  for each question after which a new question will appear and you will not be allowed to go back to the previous question. There is no negative marking.

The same applies for Number series too.

You need to find a pattern in the given series and guess the next number. This section is designed to test your analytical skills.

English Language/ Business Communication:

You are expected to answer 22 questions in 20 minutes. Questions are mostly based on vocabulary (synonyms & antonyms) and grammar (Paragraph completion, sentence completion) and simple reading Comprehension Passages. Expect questions on format of business email.

Kattappa: Only those students who clear this round will qualify to the next stages.

Bahu! What happens in the Technical and HR interview?

Bahubali: This is where the trick part comes. They are going to ask anything and everything about your hobbies, extra curricular activities, leadership positions held at school and during graduation. Technical questions on C, C++, Java and operating systems are also expected.

I suggest you go through video sessions on "How to crack IBM Campus Placement Test" of Mr. Rama Sasank (IIIT-Hyderabad, IIM-Calcutta) Director of

Crowd(cheers): Amarendra Bahubali!! Jayaho!!

Take a Free IBM Online Mock Test

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