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NTPC interview

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Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Experience
They asked me Networking questions and some questions on Compilers. some simple questions like: 
1.What does a compiler do. 2.What are single pass and multiple pass compilers. 3.What is a parser. Coming to networking : What is the protocol used to connect two computers, OSI layers TCP/IP layers. Some questions were also on communications. Overall the interview is cool. All that you need is to be cool and confident with basics right in your pocket
Round 2

HR Interview

Interview Experience
1.The first question I faced was "You have started with very good cgpa, what happened later" as my cgpa graph was declining.
2.Who is the recent Indian cricketer who got place in indian cricket team for Sri Lankan tour; ans: It was Ravinder Jadeja I answered. They asked about all his achievements, what he is, which state, which place. I answered all those questions. Then they asked me about cricket as am a college team cricket player.They asked some general knowledge questions to relax us. Overall its so cool. They were friendly and said about their experiences with students who ask details about where they are going or be placed etc. Its much about test for your personality and humour.
General Tips
Be descent and do not talk about the issues like : Where will I be placed, what's the salary/perks etc., as he told me in the interview that many people will ask about these details. Do not let your chances go off easily. Its the best chance to get into a prestigious company.
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NTPC interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: What are the types of dam?
  • Question 2: What are the ill effects of dam and measures to tackle them
  • Question 3: Have you visited any dam site and what all you observed?
Interview Experience
The questions asked were very simple and of general type.Since NTPC has many upcoming hydro projects under its belt,so questions were asked to relate it.
Round 2

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell me about your family background
  • Question 2: What are the problems existing in your state and the potential of your state(w.r.t. HYDRO POWER GENERATION)
  • Question 3: Will you like working in your state or outside and why?
Interview Experience
The HR questions basically revolved around your family background,about your state and a bit of current affairs.The entire interview process was really simple and short.The panel members were very cooperative and men of very vast knowledge.
Resources

Preparation materials

Courses
  • Dams,
  • Roads and Pavement,
General Tips
Improve your CGPA and communication skills as they improve your chances of being selected.Get a thorough information of the company profile and the works your are expected to do there,This helps you to decide your priorities and prepare accordingly.Better give attention to subjects like dams,roads and pavement,ct.Brush up your basics in also your project/training report.No extra preparation is required for HR.Just know a bit of current affairs(specially about your state).Above all be cool and confident because you can get better than this.
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NTPC interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: What is synchronisation,how is it done?
  • Question 2: Transformer uses,protection and relays used for its protection.
  • Question 3: Different voltage levels used from generation to distribution and why so?
  • Question 4: Generator protection and relays used in it
Interview Experience
No written test.Short listed based on resume and cgpa.Most of the questions asked were practical based and of general type.They did not ask me about my favourite subject or so but concentrated on power system and its protection, they did not ask any questions on my project also,but one should be well prepared with their project too.
Round 2

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Family background
  • Question 2: My studies till I joined NITW
Interview Experience
They first asked about family background,my studies till I joined NITW and few things which I mentioned in my
resume.Panel members were friendly,they started with HR interview to make you feel calm and comfortable and later with technical questions,there were 6 panel members taking interview,few for HR and few for technical.
General Tips
Be confident while answering the questions,know about the company properly,don't just prepare one subject,give importance to all subjects and basics of it.If they ask about your favorite subject, be ready to say atleast 2 or 3 subjects rather than single subject.On top of all maintain good cgpa.
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NTPC interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Basics in control systems
  • Question 2: Mathematics
  • Question 3: My project on frequency drives
Interview Experience
They questioned me the basics in control systems i.e. block diagrams and explanation of it.They have asked to
mention my favorite subject(other than power system,psp,machines) having no other go i'd gone with mathematics.So they started with fourier transforms,laplace transforms basics and curve tracing,then they switched on to my project about which i'm well prepared so i'd explained all the work that i'd put in there.Today more than half the time they were questioning about my project on frequency drives.
Round 2

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: My schooling
  • Question 2: College studies
  • Question 3: How did you make it to NTPC
  • Question 4: About family background
  • Question 5: The locality from which i've come from
Interview Experience
I thought like i'm taking them to the wrong end as I could not answer many of the questions,but I managed to be
confident enough till the end.The panel was very friendly and comforting to everyone of us.
General Tips
Be confident on whatever you are speaking about(let it be project or hr).Be very well prepared with your

projects,the things that they are looking is like whether we stay with the company for a longer duration or not.If you donno something don't try to beat around the bush just say a NO,all the best for u all!!!!
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NTPC interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: What is GSM, FDMA, CDMA?
  • Question 2: Do all operators like BSNL and AIRTEL etc use different frequency bandwidth or same?
  • Question 3: Why we are asked to switch off our mobile phones while travelling in aeroplanes?
  • Question 4: About my family background
  • Question 5: Why did I choose NITW?
  • Question 6: Why do I want to join NTPC when my field of interest is communications?
Interview Experience
The question asked by the panel were mostly basic and general questions. They asked me question basically on my training.Both HR and technical interview were simultaneously. In HR they asked me about my family background and why did I choose NITW?They asked me why do I want to join NTPC when my field of interest is communications?This was my 1st interview and I was the last person to go to the interview.I thought that I was having a big disadvantage because my interview was last. But it was not like that. When the interview started they asked me the HR question to make me feel comfortable. After that I was quite confident. The interview was of 25 min.
General Tips
Be confident and never think about the consequences when you are going for an interview, just give your best.Study your training/project well and study one or two subjects of your interest.In the interview, don't speak out the topics or technical words about which you don't know much. Try to take the interview in the direction were you are more comfortable.
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NTPC interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: About CENTRAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY (CEA)
  • Question 2: About greenhouse effect
  • Question 3: Emission control of carbon dioxide,sulphur dioxide and other harmful gases.
  • Question 4: About boiler efficiency,loss of energy in boiler and combine cycle power plant.
Interview Experience
They asked question related to my training which I did in CENTRAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY (CEA).They asked
about green house effect,emission control of carbon dioxide, sulphur dioxide and other harmful gases.They also asked about boiler efficiency,loss of energy in boiler and combine cycle power plant.Though I was bit nervous about my interview, but the panel member were very friendly. they told me not to get nervous be cool.there I answer some of the question. Also I did not answer some question.
Interview Tips
So don't get panic if you do not answer some of the question.
Round 2

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: About my family background
Interview Experience
They only asked about my family background.
General Tips
Prepare some of your interesting topic in which you are interested. I was interested in thermodynamics ,heat transfer, fluid mechanics. So I prepared in these topic as well as my industrial training. My suggestion to all of you is that don't get panic if you do not answer some of the question.Please try to be cool and finally best of luck for your placement.
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NTPC interview

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Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Fly-ash,it's utilization and applications in civil engineering
  • Question 2: Type and properties of cements.
  • Question 3: Pavement materials
  • Question 4: How can you incorporate with fly-ash
  • Question 5: What is the mechanism of pozzolonic action and how it reduces the stripping value of aggregates.
Interview Experience
On the basis of C.G.P.A. I was shortlisted and then direct hr cum technical interview.They mainly asked the questions from fly-ash,it's utilization and applications in civil engineering.They also asked about type and properties of cements. But being a topper of class their intention was to test only from me that he is going to do a job or not. Questions were also based on pavement materials,and how can you incorporate with fly-ash. They finally asked from me what is the mechanism of pozzolonic action and how it reduces the stripping value of aggregates.
Round 2

HR Interview

Interview Experience
They asked about myself, family and about my C.G.P.A.,nothing more then that.Hr people were very friendly
General Tips
Always keep your face smily.Do hard work,it's not always cake walk to get a job in any organization.You should be strong in Technical and maintain a good C.G.P.A. of 8 and above.
Motivation for applying
It was very nice feeling to get a job in NTPC.
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NTPC Get interview

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Application
I was interviewed on-campus for Get role at NTPC
Interview Process
Test Interview Interview
Round 1

Test

Test Sections
  • Section 1: (Written test/Online test - Technical/Aptitude/Programming and level of questions
Interview Experience
Based on the cg and category wise a total of 8 people were selected for interview
Round 2

Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell me about your extracurricular activities
  • Question 2: Questions based on your projects
  • Question 3: Questions based on your area of interest
  • Question 4: Some basic quiestions.
Interview Experience
Interview lasted 15-20 minutes.It was a panel of 6 most of them were above 40s.
Round 3

Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Why you want to join NTPC?
  • Question 2: Why not private companies?
  • Question 3: Why not IT sectors?
General Tips
Start your preparation well in advance. chose your area of interest cautiously. Be prepared to answer any type of questions in area of interest including practical ones and current trends . Be thorough with your intern and projects.don't try to over smart them as it they are highly experienced. also one thing about PSU is that they have separate resume format. write only the things you are thorough with and be precise, no one will read lengthy paragraphs.
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NTPC interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Whole operation of a thermal power plant
  • Question 2: Questions related to microprocessor,particularly on interrupts and interfacing
  • Question 3: Basic questions in networking
Interview Experience
There was no aptitude test and the candidates were shortlisted for the interview based on their c.g.p.a.During the technical interview they first asked me regarding the whole operation of a thermal power plant.Then they asked me questions related to microprocessor,particularly on interrupts and interfacing.They also asked some basic questions in networking.Finally,they asked me about my project details.It was a good learning experience.The NTPC selection panel members were friendly and so,I felt really comfortable during the interview.There was no separate HR round.At the beginning of the technical interview they had asked me to tell them about my family background and how I got into NIT Warangal
General Tips
Be strong with the basics since they ask only fundamental questions.The ECE students must have a good

knowledge of microprocessor.Prepare well beforehand how to answer the HR questions.Be smart and confident during the interview.
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NTPC interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for NTPC
Interview Process
Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Technical Interview

Interview Experience
My technical questions were related to my summer project that I have done at IIT Guwahati on Control of DC motor by PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) technique.Fundamentals of DC motor,its principle,its types and its rating which I used in my project.Then switched on to Communication Theory basics like types of modulation and their proper definitions with brief explanations of each type.Then the questions based on the favourite subject mentioned by the person at the time of interview (basic concepts).
Round 2

HR Interview

Interview Experience
1)Personal introduction in brief 
2)Family background 
3)After 5 years where do you want to see yourself?
Well it was a very nice experience to have the interview session, I was very relaxed and really enjoyed.
General Tips
At least try to undergo one good project in reputed institutes that will help you to a great extent.
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