Patni Campus Placement Paper DA-IICT, Gandhinagar


Company Name : Patni Computer Services (PCS)

Hi patni visits to our campus here at DA-IICT, was quite a facinating experience for i can't resist myself to share this with u all... Eligibility criteria:- 60% throughout 10th,12th and graduation + no current backlogs.

Package:- B.Tech:-3.0 Lacks per annum, M.Tech:- 3.6 Lacks per annum.


There were two round Aptitude and Tech cum HR interview. around 150 students appear in aptitude test..paper was tough enough to filter out the students...i think it is of very good level and also consists of good conceptual questions....GUYZ BE CAREFUL...PATTERN OF THE PAPER WAS NOT TRADITIONAL LIKE INFY N ALL...


40 Q. IN 1 HR.THERE WAS A NEGATIVE MARKING ALSO.. after around 1.5 hr..they announced the results of this round..26 were shortlisted for the next round....after this they gave us a form to fill up...then there was a surprise round to ask all of us to write a letter/e-mail for some given suppose u r project manager n u have to write an letter to VP-Sales regarding delay in ur project...n too many other information were also given.....even though this was not an elimination round but they definately consider it for final evaluation...


After this there was my case there was a cool man out there..he ask me about all HR..blah blah..then ask me to explain that letter solution...and ask from my CV..abt my projects n cool...that's enough.... after all the interview had been finished they come up with the final list of selected candidate...10 candidates were selected finally...thnx GOD i was one of them.... bbye... Ankit..DA-IICT, Gandhinagar...


No of Rounds : Techincal Round-1, Aptitude Test

Patni Computer Services (PCS) Sample Paper


Q. A man leaves office daily at 7pm A driver with car comes from his home to pick him from office and bring back home

One day he gets free at 5:30 and instead of waiting for driver he starts walking towards home.

In the way he meets the car and returns home on car He reaches home 20 minutes earlier than usual.

In how much time does the man reach home usually??


Ans. 1hr 20min


Q The following truth table is given What is Y equal to??



0 0 0 1

0 0 1 1

0 1 0 0

0 1 1 0

1 0 0 0

1 0 1 0

1 1 0 1

1 1 1 1


Ans. (A')(B')(AB) , where ' stands for complement.


Q. A works thrice as much as B. If A takes 60 days less than B to do a work then find the number of days it would take to complete the work if both work together?


Ans. 22?days


Q. How many 1's are there in the binary form of 8*1024 + 3*64 + 3


Ans. 4


Q. In a digital circuit which was to implement (A B) + (A)XOR(B), the designer implements (A B) (A)XOR(B)

What is the probability of error in it ?


Q. A boy has Rs 2. He wins or loses Re 1 at a time If he wins he gets Re 1 and if he loses the game he loses Re 1.

He can loose only 5 times. He is out of the game if he earns Rs 5.

Find the number of ways in which this is possible?


Ans. 16


Q. If there are 1024*1280 pixels on a screen and each pixel can have around 16 million colors

Find the memory required for this?


Ans. 4MB


Q. On a particular day A and B decide that they would either speak the truth or will lie.

C asks A whether he is speaking truth or lying?

He answers and B listens to what he said. C then asks B what A has said B says "A says that he is a liar"

What is B speaking ?


(a) Truth

(b) Lie

(c) Truth when A lies

(d) Cannot be determined


Ans. (b)


Q. What is the angle between the two hands of a clock when time is 8:30


Ans. 75(approx)


Q. A student is ranked 13th from right and 8th from left. How many students are there in totality ?


Q. A man walks east and turns right and then from there to his left and then 45degrees to

his right.In which direction did he go


Ans. North west


Q. A student gets 70% in one subject, 80% in the other. To get an overall of 75% how much should get in third subject.


Patni Computer Solutions Latest Placement Paper Pattern 2010 At Channai


Company Name : Patni Computer Solutions

Type : Fresher, Job Interview


Hi Guys,

My name is Mohd. Basha from Cresent Engg. College.



Consists of 40 questions


QUESTION 1: There are two types of gangs one gang members always say truth others are liers u come accross a&b

1.a says "atleast one of us lier" a&b belongs to which gang??



You have 3 boxes gold, silver, brass.


Gold: I have the treasure

Silver: I am not having treasure

Brass: Gold is not having the treasure


QUESTION 3: They show a cube and has a letter in each side find the letter which is reapeted??


QUESTION 4: Comprehension


QUESTION 5: We have 2 poles 5 m and 7 m height ropes are connected from top of one to tthe bottem of another find the intersection height of those poles.


Question 6: Who ever has red card says truth black card says false 2 guys a and b a says "iam b i have red card " who is he wat card he has thats all from apti i know



1. Tell me about yourself

2. Project

3. Why Patni.

4. Why Software (if non it).




Exam/Interview Date : 13-Apr-2010

No of Rounds : Aptitude Test, Client/Manager Interview

Location : Chennai


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