Mahindra and Mahindra Interview Questions

Excerpts from Interview #1:
(CGPA 7.84 in Graduation, 78.90% in 12th and 86.6% in 10th).
Technical Interview:
  • Explain the working of your projects.
  • What are your favourite subjects?
  • Discuss about improving engine efficiency and fuel economy.
  • What are the CNG driven cars' future in India?
  • What is an in-car technology?
HR Interview:
  • Why do you want to join Mahindra and Mahindra.?
  • What is the reason Behind the Low/high C.G.P.A.
  • Self-analysis questions (Rate yourself based on technical skills, soft skills etc.)
  • Tell us about your family background, financial condition, interests, hobbies etc.
  • How long are you expected to work for us if hired?
  • How do you plan to achieve these goals?
  • A ship leaves on a long voyage. When it is 18 miles from the shore, a seaplane, whose speed is ten times that of the ship is sent to deliver mail. How far from the shore does the seaplane catch up with the ship?
  • Tell any 1 social problem that bothers you the most. Can you suggest any solution to this problem as a technical guy?
  • The ratio of the number of boys and girls in a school is 3:2. Out of these 10% of the boys and 25% of girls are scholarship holders. What is the % of students who are not scholarship holders?
  • Tell me about some of your recent goals and what you did to achieve them.
Excerpts from Interview #2:
(CGPA 7.54 in Graduation, 81.27% in 12th and 87.54% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • Discuss basic types of engines.
  • Discuss recent trends in automobile structure.
  • What does Cetane number of diesel fuel measure?
  • Who are the major players in automobile industry in world?
HR Interview:
  • What are the reasons for my choosing the department I have chosen to work in?
  • What are the takeaways from my college experience?
  • Why do you want to work with M&M?
  • What do you know about our company?
  • Do you handle pressure well?
  • Mr. Bhansali's salary is increased by 50 % and then it has been decreased by 33%. The final salary is same as the final salary of Mr. Black after it has been increased by 33% and then it has been decreased by 50 %. What is the ratio of the original salaries of Mr. Bhansali and Mr. Black respectively?
  • Are you willing to travel? How much?
  • Ram invested 8000 for the whole year in a business. Sham joins after 4 months. How much he should invest so that the profits are distributed in the ratio of 2 : 1?
  • Tell me about a time when you missed an obvious solution to a problem.
Excerpts from Interview #3:
(CGPA 6.8 in Graduation, 74.7% in 12th and 76.6% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • Discuss basic types of harvesting methods.
  • Discuss basic types of pumps.
  • What do you understand by mileage of a car?
  • What does Cetane number of diesel fuel measure?
  • Who are the major players in automobile industry in world ?
HR Interview:
  • What is the one thing that you change in tour life?
  • Any Preferences about joining any of the given branches of the organization?
  • Prior leadership experience of the candidate ?
  • Any other posts of leadership held?
  • Any other profile he/ she may be interested in ?
Excerpts from Interview #4:
(CGPA 6.59 in Graduation, 77.56% in 12th and 88% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • Discuss the working of C.I. engine ?
  • Do you have any idea about irrigation set up of India?
  • What are the CNG driven cars' future in India?
  • What are the factors you consider before buying a car ?
  • Who are the major players in automobile industry in world ?
HR Interview:
  • Introduce yourself.
  • What do you like about Mahindra & Mahindra?
  • What is the meaning of your name?
  • What salary are you expecting?
  • Are you willing to work overtime?
  • Why are you choosing this platform?
Excerpts from Interview #5:
(CGPA 7.84 in Graduation, 82.45% in 12th and 79% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • Discuss about improving engine efficiency and fuel economy .
  • Discuss basic types of harvesting methods .
  • Discuss basic types of pumps.
  • What do you understand by mileage of a car?
  • What is vehicle hybridization?
HR Interview:
  • Tell me an experience of yours in that you didn’t like to do and how you handled it?
  • What are you expecting from the company?
  • What is the difference between smart work and hard work?
  • Are you comfortable shifting base?
  • Will you have problem in relocation?
  • What qualities do you feel a successful manager should have?
  • Why should I hire you?
  • An orange vendor makes a profit of 20 % by selling oranges at a certain price. If he charges Rs. 1.2 higher per orange he would gain 40 %. Find the original price at which he sold an orange.
  • Tell me about a time when you anticipated potential problems and developed preventive measures.
Excerpts from Interview #6:
(CGPA 7.32 in Graduation, 85% in 12th and 87.1% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • Define stiffness
  • Define fatigue.
  • Categorize welding.
  • Discuss basic types of harvesting methods .
  • Do you have any idea about irrigation set up of India?
  • Who are the major players in automobile industry in India?
HR Interview:
  • Tell us about yourself & family background?
  • Are you ready to handle a team under pressure? How will you manage them?
  • What are your aspirations?
  • How will you rate your communication skills and technical skills?
  • What irritates you about co-workers and What is your style of management?
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