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Saint-Gobain Research India (SGRI) research and development internship interview

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Sivapriya VellaichamyFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Research And Development role at Saint-Gobain Research India (SGRI)
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Technical Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
I took a lot of time to prepare a proper resume, had made several drafts each time modifying with minor changes.
Interview Tips
Prepare a good one and give it for proof reading to seniors (as many as possible) then think if the suggestions make sense and modify
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell about yourself
Interview Experience
It was the first question hence i hesitated and stammered a bit but managed to say something
Interview Tips
Have something prepared. Its a standard question
Skills

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
Just be relaxed
General Tips
Stay calm and divert him to your strong point
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Samsung Electronics India Software Operations research and development internship interview

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Anvesh BagaryFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Research And Development role at Samsung Electronics India Software Operations
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Favourite Data Structure(questions on that)
  • Question 2: Questions on Structures, pointers(in C)
Round 3

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Why Samsung?
  • Question 2: What did you read about Samsung Noida on Quora?
  • Question 3: What are the latest Samsung products and their new features?
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • Introduction To Algorithms (Cormen),
Courses
  • Introduction To C++,
  • Data Structures And Algorithms (DSA),
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Samsung Electronics India Software Operations research and development internship interview

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AdityaFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Research And Development role at Samsung Electronics India Software Operations
Interview Process
Test Group Discussion
Round 1

Test

Duration
120 Minutes
No. of Questions
63 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Aptitude
  • Section 2: Coding
Interview Experience
There will be 60 aptitude questions consisting of English and Quant. Duration is 60 minutes. Questions are of basic level but may take time. It all comes down to time management.

There are three coding questions for 60 minutes based on DP, etc. Questions are not too tough. Doing atleast two should be easy for many.
Interview Tips
Solve English questions first in Section-1.
Round 2

Group Discussion

Duration
30 Minutes
Group Discussion Topic
Applying Technology in Digital India
Interview Experience
You will be given a topic and five minutes to think about it. Then students are randomly asked to talk about their ideas for 3-4 minutes. Recruit crew will ask you questions as you go. There will be no debating, etc.
Interview Tips
Try using some Comp Science terms to make them impress.
Round 3

Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • Introduction To Algorithms : Thomas H. Cormen,
Motivation for applying
It's a reputed company on a global scale.
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14

ITS Planners and Engineers research and development internship interview

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Minu AswanthFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Research And Development role at ITS Planners and Engineers
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Technical Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
I was not a part of this experience.
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Experience
The interviewer mainly asks about the projects that you have done. The company mainly wanted developers. The interview happened through Skype. The interviewer looks at your resume and asks you questions related to the projects you had done on web and app development. He also asks about other web technologies that they are working with, mainly PHP.
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Mercedes-Benz research & development interview

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Sameer RokadeFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Bombay for RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT role at Mercedes-Benz
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Test Technical Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
I got shortlisted for almost all the core companies I applied for. I had also applied to those companies which did not fit my profile as a backup.
Interview Tips
Start working in your resume as soon as possible. I have observed that the most important criteria for resume shortlisting is CPI. So, try to give your best performance in tests. Get your resume verified by your friends.
Round 2

Test

Duration
60 mins Minutes
No. of Questions
60 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Quantitative aptitude and logical reasoning
  • Section 2: Technical aptitude
Interview Experience
I solved most of the questions.
Interview Tips
Review the topics you have studied previously. Practice as many aptitude tests as you can.
Round 3

Technical Interview

General Tips
Be yourself. Try to relax. Feel free to communicate.
Motivation for applying
I was interested in working in the cutting edge research and development. So, I applied for Mercedes-Benz Research and Development. Their requirements were coinciding with our course curriculum.
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16

Philips Healthcare research and development internship interview

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Bhagyesh ChaturvediFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Research And Development role at Philips Healthcare
Interview Process
Technical Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Introduce yourself
  • Question 2: What are your interests?
  • Question 3: What do you know about Philips Healthcare?
Interview Experience
Decent experience, mainly talked about my projects. No technical questions were asked.
Interview Tips
Read up a little bit about the company and the sort of projects they have. Try to show them how the projects you have done align well with the work they do at Philips HIC.
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EdgeVerve research and development internship interview

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VeekayFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Research And Development role at EdgeVerve
Interview Process
Test Technical Interview
Round 1

Test

Duration
150 Minutes
No. of Questions
3 questions
Interview Experience
Questions were easy, if you know basics.
Interview Tips
1. Learn syntax of all the functions and everything in the programming language you are comfortable with.(preferably C/C++ or Java).
2. Be thorough with basics like linked list, stack, queue, tree, pointers, etc.
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell us about yourself.
  • Question 2: What are your interests? Which is your favourite course/topic in CS?
Interview Experience
First, they asked about my interests.
Then on that particular topic, I told them as my interest.
And them some questions based on basic data structures.
Lastly, they asked about my previous work experiences(if any) and my previous interviews for the internship.
Interview Tips
Be confident about what you say.
Try to explain what you know of a topic/data structure clearly.
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Saint-Gobain Research India (SGRI) research and development interview

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AnonymousExperiencedSelected
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Technical Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
Well, I got shortlisted
Interview Tips
Make sure to include EVERYTHING you've done and every course you've taken. You never know what catches the short lister's eye
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Explain how you will place heat and light sensors in a room with glass facade on one side
  • Question 2: What is a best-fit curve?
  • Question 3: Assuming that the best-fit curve is a line, Derive the line equation using the end constraints(limits)
  • Question 4: What kind of sensors can be used to collect heat and light based data?
Interview Tips
Be confident and frank. Talk with honesty. If your inspiration is batman, go ahead and say it (if asked). It can go a long way in making an impression on the interviewer
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Samsung Electronics India Software Operations research and development internship interview

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Vineeth RaviFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Research And Development role at Samsung Electronics India Software Operations
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Group Discussion Other Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Tips
Be honest and have complete understanding of what you have written in your resume
Round 2

Group Discussion

Interview Tips
Be patient and give answers , Do not jump to conclusions
Round 3

Other Interview

General Tips
Be relaxed before the interview / test for every company. Do not prepare by studying all night etc , doesn't help , Go through the profile of the company before coming for the interview
Motivation for applying
Interested to gain knowledge in this field
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Tata Research Development and Design Centre research and development internship interview

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Varanasi Akshay KumarFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Research And Development role at Tata Research Development and Design Centre
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Technical Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
I feel I got this internship because , I did a project under my professor which was related to the internship's profile (micro-structure evolution) My project was coding in python to read the data and analyse.
Interview Tips
I don't know any.
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell me about your project
  • Question 2: Did you do Linear algebra and partial differential equation course?
Interview Experience
I told about my project and how did I solve the problems faced during it. I did both the courses.
Interview Tips
Be thorough with what you have done.
General Tips
Should do a project under a professor
Motivation for applying
I wanted a research internship which is related to metallurgy.
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