The process of selection at XLRI consists of Personal Interviews.
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Average Duration : 10-12 minutes.
No. of Panelists : 3
- Excerpts From Interview 1 : Which company have you worked for? What services does your company deal in? What were your job responsibilities? What challenges did you face in your job? If you have to change something in India, what would that be? What is per capita income? How is it calculated? What is recession? What is slow down? What is the difference? What is the full form of IBM? What did IBM manufacture before computers? What is Sensex? How many scrips does Sensex comprise of? What is a mutual fund? What are your views on the Satyam debacle?
- Excerpts From Interview 2 : So you are working with TCS, which company did it recently acquire? What do you mean by the Ltd. at the end of TCS? What is the difference between a manager and a leader? Do you think Manmohan Singh is a leader or a manager? What do you think about Moon Moon Sen? Where else have you been other that Chennai? Since you know about Bihar well, which famous university was closed down recently? What is Allahabad famous for? Do you know of any famous personality from Bihar? Tell us something about your job profile? Which other companies under the TATA brand have been doing acquisitions recently? Which companies under the TATA umbrella are listed on the Sensex? Is Tata Tea a listed company?
- Excerpts From Interview 3 : Name some national parks in Karnataka?Do you know of a place called Jigni in Bangalore? Name some pharmaceutical companies in India? Where Dr. Reddy's is located? Have you heard of any controversy involving Indian Pharmaceutical companies? Which industry are you specifically interested in? Which are the latest entrants in the Indian Entertainment Industry? What is Big TV? Why is the US dollar still going so strong despite the US economy being in recession? What is happening in Dubai due to recession? What is being done to tackle the issue? What was your job profile? Why does BBC radio reach all parts of the world whereas FM does not? What are semiconductors? What is a PN junction? Can you draw a XNOR gate?
- Excerpts From Interview 4: Why do you want to pursue MBA? Who does the Economic Planning for India? Who is the chief of the economic planning commission? Who is the finance minister of India? Why did Pranab Mukherjee file budget this year? What is centre's role and state's role in planning? What is RBI? Who is the governor of RBI? Who signs on a Re1 note? What is CRR? Who regulates it? What is the current value? Name the states which have been newly formed? Name the capital of Chhattisgarh? What is money laundering?
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