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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

  • Logical Thinking
Skill Tips
Just be relaxed
General Tips
Stay calm and divert him to your strong point
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Samsung 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
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?
Skills

Skills Tested

  • Algorithms And Data Structures
  • Coding Skills
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • Introduction To Algorithms (Cormen),
Courses
  • Introduction To C++,
  • Data Structures And Algorithms (DSA),
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Samsung 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
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

Skills

Skills Tested

  • Group Discussion Skills
  • Coding Skills And Knowledge On Data Structures
  • Aptitude
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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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.
Skills

Skills Tested

  • Web Technologies
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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

Skills

Skills Tested

    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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    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
    Skills

    Skills Tested

    • Basic Mathematics
    • Aptitude
    • functional design of buildings
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    19

    Samsung 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
    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

    Skills

    Skills Tested

    • Interest In The Job
    • Internet of things
    • General Aptitude
    • Coding Skills
    • Basic Coding
    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.
    Skills

    Skills Tested

    • Good Academics
    • Ability To Think On Your Feet
    • Ability To Handle Situations
    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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