cgpa criteria was there and all above 6.5cgpa were eligible.
written test comprised of 3 different paper with separate cuttoff in each.
1st paper was of data processingin which data matrices were given and then operation like interchanging rows and collumn etc.was given then question like element at i'th row and j'th collumn was asked. No negative marking in this section.
2nd paper was on number sequence.first few numbers of the sequence was given then next were asked.there was 1/3 -ve marking in this section.
last was mathematical aptitude, in which simple maths question were there.1/3-ve marking in thissection.
then we had group discussion. mine was a group of 7 student and our topic of discussion was "should engineers accept jobs abroad".
mainly c/c++ questions were asked,some basic electronics question were also there and some other question to check how far you can think.
difference between c and c++.
what is encapsulation.
what are uses of pointers.
difference b/w top down and bottom up approach.
pointer of array and array of pointers.
what are functions.
what is deadlock.how it can be avoided.
what is inheritance.
diode functioning. example of diode from daily life.
use of vlsi technologies.
and lastly he asked to suggest steps for "how can one make profit from a railway
customer who is not buying tickets because he is not getting confirmed tickets for the train he wants to travel by.
what you miss in your college.
do you enjoy doing btech from manipal.
which one is your faourite subject and why.
why you want to join ibm.
what have you planned for your next five years.
what you like about your cowerkers.
asked to ask any querie.
have a +ve attitude.
just think that interviewer wants to select you, you just have to show your skills and your fitness for the job.
do not bluff if you dont know answer to the question, be honest.
you must bring your skills into light when asked to tell about yourself.