Done with my Case analysis and PI part today at IIFT Delhi 1:30 slot.
I was impressed all the members of KJ as all were very co-operative and the process was
Smooth 11 people in 9 slot and interview was really good for all as they were spending almost 20-30 minutes with each candidates.(In Batch-4 not sure about other batches).
Courses Applied for: PGDM-General CMAT percentile:93.87 Interview Centre: IIFT Delhi Educational Profile : B Tech X: 67.80 XII: 64.80 Undergrad Major – 65.20 Any other professional certification or course undertaken:ITIL level-1 Work profile (if applicable) : Test Lead (TCS) Number of years: 5.5 Sector/Industry:IT About Case Analysis Round: KFC,Macd,Pizza hut introduced veg items and jain special meals in many cities of Gujrat and bla bla
1)Is global companies strategy working in local market in local way is good ? (something like that)
2)is some negative effect will be happen for Core Non vegetarian for such brands(something like that)
PI Questions: 9 panels were there with 2 members each
In my panel 1 M and on
M: Gaurav what you did (educational background)
M:You have more than 5 year exp so you will not get the package what you expecting here.
Gaurav:Told with proper reason.
M:You can join our executive MBA which started last year and it has lateral placement
Gaurav:Told already converted few last year but not interested for executive interested only in
2-year full time with reasons.
F:so you are from Allahabad,Up. It is famous for?
Gaurav: Kumbh,Guava.... (in Marathi they call it Peru so we had lil discussion on it
In hindi amrood and bla bla)
F:Recently there was kumbh how many people take bath there approx
Gaurav: Told the approx figure for specific date and told not sure about the overall count for 2 months.
M:Some oxford team visited there right you have any idea?
Gaurav: Told with proper details.
F:But how management was good as 36 people died
Gaurav : I agree
M: What's your weakness.
Gaurav: short tempered
F: so you start throwing some stuff to others( in light mood)
Gaurav: (laughed) told everything with full honesty
(Some 5-6 minute conversation on this only what I am doing to overcome with this and
Why this is my weakness)
M: Gaurav as you worked as test lead so you aware there is no optimal testing you cant
test each and every thing in limited time so when you stop testing.
Gaurav: Told the details of Exit criteria with full explanation.
M:Who is your role model :
Gaurav : Told
Gaurav : Told
M: So here we have an extempore round
I know you will love this topic ( generally they were giving 2 topics to others and have to choose one
But in my case I got one but luckily it was damn easy for an IT guy)
So your topic” Is IT Boom stopped now ?”
Gaurav : told with explanation (they offered me paper and pen and said you can note down your points
For 30 seconds and then can speak for 1 minutes. I refused paper and said I don't need can I start he said carry on)
M and F : Thank You Gaurav you may leave now.
Gaurav : I stood and about to leave but I asked them “ Can I ask a question”
And asked I can sit he said ok sit and ask.
They answered my query and I satisfied with that. we 3 smiled and I left the room.
P.S. May be I missed 2-3 question of interview.
All the Best to all. Will meet you guys on KJ Somaiya.