The process of selection at VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur consisted of Personal Interview.
Feedback - Personal Interview
No. of panelists: 3
Duration: 20-25 minutes
Excerpt from Interview 1-
Candidate’s Profile: Mechanical Engineer, Work Experience- 33 months
Questions: Tell me about yourself. Why did you select Honda then? Was it location or package? Will you work in manufacturing after your MBA? What if you get good offers in Banks? : A lot of Private colleges which are very good have very high fees. Govt. gives grand to IITs. Mostly people who come for MBA has work experience plus they get a very high package after MBA. Do Government should really give grant or fees should be increased?So you work in two wheeler manufactuing firm producing 24 Lakhs vehicle per year. Tell me something about Brake Shoe. What is the purpose of brake shoe? How brake is applied in bicycles? How about cars? Why do front tyre and back tyre have different pressures? What will happen if pressure increases? What will happen if pressure decreases?Do you remember mathematics concepts specially probability and stats? Write down. Fees of MBA is 30 Lakhs and probability of placement of 2 crores is 0.1 and probability of placement of 10 lakhs is 0.9. Will you join the college? Use only data to answer.Okay. Tell me about principal stresses. Asked a few questions on sample sizes of stats.You just summed up the entire stress. Do you remember Mohr's circle? Do you know about CPI? Tell me what is it related to and what is the definition? What is GDP and relation between GDP and inflation? Does increase in GDP mean economic growth? Why do we need FDI? Can we just fund locally?Tell me something that affect economic growth other than income? What do you mean by FDI? Do you have any questions for us?You can log off now.
Excerpt from Interview 2
Duration: 10-15 minutes
Number of Panellists: 2
Candidate’s Profile: Engineering Graduate
Questions: Describe about your project and technical questions about the project? Which application do you work for? What are the environments that people usually work for in IT?
There was a 15 minutes discussion on the candidate’s work experience. What is the difference between a homemaker and a housewife? What marketing scheme does work company use? Why do you want to join this institution?
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