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Updated 13 Apr 2024

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user image Pulkit Kapoor

posted on 8 Aug 2023

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Campus Placement and was interviewed in Feb 2023.

4 Interview Rounds

1

Aptitude Test Round

A total of 100 questions to be solved in 100 minutes. 20-25 questions from Aptitude and remaining questions from domain knowledge. Topics (Aptitude) = Anagrams, Data Interpretation, Time and work, etc. (i can't recall any more) (Domain Knowledge) = Transformer, basic electrical engineering, circuit breaker, power electronics

2

Psychometric Test Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Large number of figures will be drawn on a piece of paper and you will be asked to circle the occurences of a particular figure. Counting how many times a lette...read more
3

Group Discussion Round

A situation will be given, followed by a question. You have to discuss about the best possible solution to that question.

4

Technical Round (2 Questions)

  • Q1. What will happen if u apply dc voltage on a transformer
  • Q2. Your ceiling fan is not working. An engineer comes, rotates the fan with a stick and it starts running. How did this happen?

Interview Preparation Tips

Topics to prepare for CESC Summer Intern interview:
  • Electrical Power System
Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Focus more on those concepts which you can see and touch.
user image Anonymous

posted on 29 Oct 2023

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via campus placement at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Durgapur and was interviewed in Sep 2023.

5 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Keep your resume crisp and to the point. A recruiter looks at your resume for an average of 6 seconds, make sure to leave the best impression.
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2

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Questions from power system , power electronics & electrical machines
3

Aptitude Test Round

Puzzle solving , rearrange the words etc .

4

Group Discussion Round

In the group discussion our topic was that about a plane crash in jungle . Some of the people are alive . Then we have to discuss about what to do - 1. move to nearest village or 2. wait for rescue operation.

5

One-on-one Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. There was around 7 or 8 respected gentlemen from CESC in the interview board . They asked about some family question and some technical question.

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - please clear basics and don't become nervous.
user image Anonymous

posted on 12 Apr 2024

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
-
Duration
-
Result
-

3 Interview Rounds

1

Aptitude Test Round

Written & MCQ test conducted

2

Group Discussion Round

Imaginary topic on industrial situation, easy one, time 20 minutes

3

One-on-one Round (2 Questions)

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 (1)

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 (1)

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 (1)

Executive Engineer

 (1)

Executive Legal Officer

 (1)

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user image Anonymous

posted on 13 Apr 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
6-8 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Naukri.com and was interviewed in Mar 2024.

2 Interview Rounds

1

Group Discussion Round

Related to Billing technical innovation and upgration

2

Technical Round (1 Question)

user image Anonymous

posted on 16 May 2023

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
6-8 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Recruitment Consulltant and was interviewed before May 2022.

3 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Don’t add your photo or details such as gender, age, and address in your resume. These details do not add any value.
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2

Technical Round (2 Questions)

  • Q1. The questions were mostly on my work profile.
  • Q2. The core understanding of law on which work revolves.
3

Technical Round (1 Question)

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Clear understanding of the law on which someone is working. Special stress to the work profile which someone is currently handling. The legal proposition, the legal genesis of the work. The knowledge of Constitution, CPC and litigation management.

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user image Anonymous

posted on 29 Dec 2021

I applied via Approached by Company and was interviewed in Feb 2022.

4 Interview Rounds

Interview Questions

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - While appearing for an interview with CESC Ltd. under experienced hiring/lateral hiring..just focus on your domain/expertise areas.
user image Anonymous

posted on 10 Sep 2022

I applied via Campus Placement and was interviewed before Sep 2021.

3 Interview Rounds

1

Aptitude Test Round

Aptitude test, psychometric test and technical questions relating to stream

2

Group Discussion Round

A fictitious case study was given related to plane crash in jungle where some persons who survived the crash were different professionals each having different jobs.
We had to discuss on the topic which individual would be the team leader in their survival journey and why.

3

Personal Interview Round (2 Questions)

  • Q1. Completely technical questions related to engineering stream, questions on your internship/vocational training and hr questions
  • Q2. 1. Questions related to vocational internship in power plant/other industry 2. Questions related to transformer 3. Questions related to underground cables 4. Qu...read more

Interview Preparation Tips

Topics to prepare for CESC Management Trainee Electrical interview:
  • Electrical Machines
  • power systems
  • Power plant engineering
Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Be technically sound as most questions would be on your engineering knowledge
user image Anonymous

posted on 22 Feb 2023

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Naukri.com and was interviewed before Feb 2022.

2 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Properly align and format text in your resume. A recruiter will have to spend more time reading poorly aligned text, leading to high chances of rejection.
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2

HR Round (2 Questions)

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Be calm while attending interview it’s not an examination just a discussion about how to get go in your career contributing your performance and skills which helps the employer to grow along with you …
user image Suvo Das

posted on 9 Jul 2021

I applied via Campus Placement and was interviewed in Jan 2021.

4 Interview Rounds

Interview Questions

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Be prepared of thermodynamics basics
user image Anonymous

posted on 10 Apr 2022

I applied via Approached by Company and was interviewed before Apr 2021.

4 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Double-check your resume for any spelling mistakes. The recruiter may consider spelling mistakes as careless behavior or poor communication skills.
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2

Aptitude Test Round

This has two papers one technical and one non technical
Technical has only two subjects machines and power systems 100 ques 1 hour.
Non technical exam has 50 ques 1/2hour.

3

HR Round (4 Questions)

4

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Star delta connection Distribution transformer Colorcoding of conductor Earthing vs grounding Ques on machine efficiency and stability.

Interview Preparation Tips

Topics to prepare for CESC Executive Engineer interview:
  • Electrical Machines
  • Power systems
  • Measurement
Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Get good knowledge of theoretical technical subjects.

CESC Interview FAQs

How many rounds are there in CESC interview?
CESC interview process usually has 3-4 rounds. The most common rounds in the CESC interview process are Technical, Resume Shortlist and Aptitude Test.
What are the top questions asked in CESC interview?

Some of the top questions asked at the CESC interview -

  1. Your ceiling fan is not working. An engineer comes, rotates the fan with a stic...read more
  2. Star delta connection Distribution transformer Colorcoding of conductor Earthi...read more
  3. What will happen if u apply dc voltage on a transfor...read more

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Interview Process at CESC

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Interview experience

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CESC Reviews and Ratings

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3.7

Rating in categories

 3.5

Skill development

 3.7

Work-Life balance

 3.2

Salary & Benefits

 4.3

Job Security

 3.6

Company culture

 3.0

Promotions/Appraisal

 3.4

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