CAT OA % : 98.95, V – 99.3, DI/LR – 98.7, QA – 92.13.
X – 84.57 (ICSE)
XII – 93.3 (AP BIE)
Undergrad Major – 7.24, BITS – Pilani.
Work-Ex – 19 Months
Sector – BI & A Consultancy
Venue – Pai Viceroy Hotel, Bangalore
Slot – 9 Am
Panel No – 2
WAT Topic – Certainty of Justice can curb crime more effectively than
(I was clueless in the beginning but managed to give write a brief intro and a small example to prove my stance)
We had a 15 minute WAT followed by a 15 minute GD. GD didn’t go that well, we didn’t introduce the topic well nor did we conclude well in the 15 minutes allotted to us.
PI Details –
2 Male Panelists, one in his 50’s [P1] another in his early 40’s [P2] (going by the looks, of
Me – Answered, mentioned he was in the news for his “Insider Trading” charges
P1 – When I ask the next question, assume the previous question has ended. What is Insider Trading?
Me – Answered
P1 – Mallya is a lot in the news, for some defaulting chargers…
Me – (
P1 – What are the consequences of being a willful defaulter.
Me – Told.
P1 – (Saw my certificate and asked) So you did a certification in Commercial Banking in India, What did you learn in that?
Me – RBI as Regulatory body etc.
P1 – What are NPA’s
Interview was going well till
Me – (Started explaining, why I
P1 – If you want to talk whatever you want you are free to
Me – Sorry sir, I was explaining why I took an M.Sc
P1 – You don’t have to be. So you did M.Sc in Mathematics, what topics did you have.
Me – Topology, Algebra, Real Analysis, Functional Analysis…
P1 – (Cuts me in the middle) ..What is Fermat’s Theorem.
Me – Sorry sir, I can’t recollect.
Me – Learnt about Real Spaces and calculating different measures in Real Spaces.
P1 – He took my case here, he asked what are imaginary spaces, asked me to explain, (I told they can be represented
P1 – What are Prime Numbers, sorry, everyone knows what they are, tell me its applications in Computer Science.
Me – Not sure sir, I can’t recollect its applications.
P1 – What is Boolean Algebra?
Me – Boolean is binary values, like a 0 or 1, but… I can’t recollect what Boolean algebra exactly is.
P1 – ok, why do they use Binary system, why not any other system.
Had a discussion about GD and my “hand movement” in the GD, this discussion happened for a full 2 minutes (they were 2 very stressful minutes).
P2 – So you are an analyst, why do they take 95% confidence level in analytics, why not any other value?
P2 – You may go.
The interview ended abruptly after 10 minutes. It started off
I don’t know what the panel felt about this, but I came out with a smile.
– Hope can see light even in the darkest of hours, and I will continue to be hopeful.