Cognizant Off Campus Drive | Programmer Analyst Trainee | 2015 Batch | Mar 2016 | Across India


About The Company :

Cognizant is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world’s leading companies build stronger businesses. With over 50 delivery centers worldwide and approximately 164,259 employees as of June 2013, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.

Company Name: Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS)

Company Website:

Job Location : Across India

Position : Programmer Analyst Trainee

Salary : Rs 3,01,500

Last Date to Apply : ASAP before the link expires

Job Description :

Eligibility Criteria :

  1. 2015 batch of B.E/B.Tech belonging to CSE / IT / ECE / EEE / EIE / E&E / Applied Electronics / Computer & Technology / Electrical / ETE / ICE / Software Engineering (Full time only/ Regular courses only)
  2. Consistent academic record of a minimum 60% (without rounding off, considering all subjects) in Std X, Std XII or Diploma (if applicable)
  3. Academic record (considering all subjects)
    1. Min 65% in UG (for Universities in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Kerala, Pondicherry & Tamil Nadu)
    2. Min 60% in UG (for Universities in Other States except Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Kerala, Pondicherry & Tamil Nadu.
  4. No standing arrears at the time of test/interview process
  5. Recent education provisional certificate and Consolidated (or) all Semester wise mark sheets is mandatory during interview process
  6. Open only to Indian nationals
  7. Strong written and oral communication skills
  8. Note: CGPA to equivalent Percentage conversion to be done as per respective University norms

Training Process :

Post recruitment Training at Cognizant Academy — the in-house Learning & Development arm of Cognizant.

  • 18 weeks classroom training, followed by
  • 38 weeks on-the-job technical training
  • Multiple technology tracks : Java, DotNet, Data warehousing, Mainframe, Database, Testing, and Infrastructure services among others
  • Decentralized, world-class training infrastructure


  1. Flexible Benefit Plan (FBP) that allows you to tailor the benefits to suit your individual needs. With FBP you can choose from a bouquet of components that comprise your benefits structure
  2. Insurance: Medical, Accident & Life
  3. Free medical check-up (Master Health & Eye)
  4. Employee Assistance Program for Associate and dependents, including 24 hour expert counselling support

How To Apply :

Apply Link Without AMCAT Score : Click Here

Apply Link With AMCAT Score : Click Here


  1. In this post two links are given..I have applied through without amcat score link….anyone can please tell me when is this drive in Delhi/ncr and by applying without amcat score when will be the test location is updated??

  2. Can anybody please tell that whether we will still need to give amcat after applying through without scores?
    I gave it last month but the scores are not good so i applied through without scores link? Now if they conduct amcat for aptitude test..will i be eligible? as we can give amcat after 3 months only?

  3. What is the date of drive in Hyderabad , and I have applied without amcat scores and received just one mail saying your registration is confirm is that all what is the next procedure how can I know the drive date and other details.

    • yes same here!! anyone got any mail regarding this drive?? Admin kindly tell us what should be the tentative date of drive for those who have applied without amcat score ?

      • priyanka i got the mail from aspiring mind..they send me a link and username password for amcat can give this test from home only.u need to open webcam only

  4. This drive is only for those who already given amact.
    Is is necessary those who will not given amcat can not apply or cognizant will take amcat.

    • If this drive is only for those people who have already given amcat..then what is the use of registeration link for those who have applied without amcat score..!! See the post two links are given…!!

  5. For candidates without amcat scores they are taking online assesment test as per your convenience on your personal computer or nearby cyber cafes !!!!

    I am providing you with email what i got from aspiring minds

    Dear Candidate,

    Thanks for your participation in the recruitment process of Cognizant ! Now, as a next step of our recruitment process, you are hereby advised to undergo our Computer Based Online Recruitment Test for Cognizant.

    The test has 3 basic requirements:
    A Personal Computer / Laptop.A Webcam connected with the SystemSmooth and uninterrupted Internet connectivity (throughout the testing session, which will last for approximately 2 Hours)You may take the test as per your convenience at your home, a nearby cyber-cafe etc. We are mentioning below the URL/Link, USERNAME and PASSWORD that you are required to use to log into the test. Please note that below test login credentials are valid till 25th March, 2016.

    We would like to reiterate that you must take the test on a computer with webcam and dedicated/ smooth Internet connectivity. If your test gets stuck at any point, there is a ‘Resume Test’ option that will enable you to restart the test at the same place where you got stuck. For more details on this, please read the instructions given below. Please ensure that you Resume Test within 2 hours of your test being stopped.

    If you are facing any difficulty in Login / Resuming the test or for any Technical Assistance you may chat with our Support Executives on the ‘Live Support’ link provided on login page.

    Chat Support Time: 9 AM to 12 AM (all 7 days)

    All the best!

    Browser/OS Requirements: This Assessment is supported by the below listed Browsers/Versions only.
    Google Chrome (version 28 and above)Mozilla Firefox (version 23.0 and above)In case you’re taking the test on Windows 8, make sure you use latest version and disable all the popups/ notifications.Procedure for taking online Test

    Following are the steps for taking the test:
    1. For taking the AMCAT exam click on the URL provided in the email and follow the instructions.
    2. At several instances during the test you will be prompted to allow the access of your webcam, please allow to enable your webcam.
    3. Post testing your webcam, minimize webcam testing prompt and Enter the username and password provided to you in this mail.
    4. Select the check box “I have read & agree to the terms and conditions and wish to continue the test”
    5. Click on Start New Test and fill the registration form.In the. registration form fill the “Cognizant Candidate ID” as xyz.
    For Semester wise Percentage, fill your aggregate %age in each semester if semester wise percentage not available

    6. Click on Start Test. A 14 digit number will appear. This is your AMCAT ID. Note it and keep it safe with you.
    7. To answer a question click on Confirm and then Next to submit your answer.

    IMPORTANT NOTE: You are not allowed to open any other Browser / Switch between the Test Screen and other windows/ Minimize the Test Window. The Test will get locked permanently if a candidate is found switching through windows while taking the Test.

    aspiring minds

  6. I had applied without scores on 19th march and so did few of my friends but did not recieve any such mail for online test? Are they done taking test on 25th only? or there will be another round for those who applied on or after 19th march?

  7. Even i didn’t get any mail from them at every location interview is on 29th march only anyone who had given test without amcat got interview date mail or only amcat students got this mail

    • Then maybe this is for those who have applied through amcat score…!! Anyone who have given test without amcat score got any email regarding further rounds.

  8. Anybody got interview date from any location who had applied with amcat scores?????please do respond frnds.thank uuuu

  9. If any1 get mail for further rounds plz post here…i also gave test without amcat score frm delhi location….

  10. Priyanka what was d pattern of d exam???did that had aptitude,reasoning,English and any of ur technical subject with half an hour for each section.guys also whoever has taken d online xam pls replyyyyyy

  11. They called the pple through the amcat score for the intrvw at 16march in noida…nd there joining are 5april.

  12. Comment: i also applied through without amcat scire link and given test in 25 march but still waiting for furthur process!

  13. anybody who gave amcat exam on 30th march in smk college in chennai got ur interview date??????pls post here if anybdyy gottttt…plsss

  14. Hello, I had registered for Cognizant (without scores) and recently got this message on phone but havent recieved any e-mail regarding the online test :
    Here is an exciting opportunity to work with cts registrations extended till 11th april to attend the online test. AMCAT ID:123

    Please tell what does it mean? Will I get the link for online test withour amcat scores ?

  15. I gave this online test on 24th but did not get any response, rejected maybe. Just today I’ve got this link for online test on another id. Can I give it again? Will there be any problem?
    I cant see in their job desciption that those who have already appeared within 3 or 6 months are not eligible. Does that mean, I can retry?

  16. Can I retake aptitude online test through amcat within 2 months of time since they have not specified time limit anywhere and I did not appear for any interview earlier. Is it possible?

  17. In this post two links are given..I have applied through without amcat score link….anyone can please tell me when will result declare??and when interview will be conduct??

  18. In this post two links are given..I have applied through without amcat score link….anyone have an idea about date of result declaration?i gave exam on 6 th april.

  19. Hi,
    I am new user to One Cognizant and trying to fill the forms. All the forms are successfully submitted by me but PF Declaration form (data is not submitted) not responding. And also when should i get the joining letter ? Kindly give me guidance.
    Thank you

  20. Hi I attended interview at st joseph on apr 1 I accptd the offer letter still dint get my doj any one like this??
    Sailing on same boat???

  21. Even I got the offer letter but didn’t get the on boarding mail to fill the details and submit pdf of documents I gave my interview on 2nd april at Hyderabad is there anyone who can tell me and tell me when I will get that mail and joining

  22. Sir,

    I attended the off campus drive at SATHYABHAMA UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI on 16/04/2016 through AMCAT.
    Actually on that day i cleared technical and hr rounds along with document verification .
    The interview personnel told to leave and hr told that the result will arrive you in mail but it was already 10 days since i completed my interview , i am unable to get a single confirmation call or mail related .
    My given for interview is

    Please help me by providing some information

    Thank you,

    Sai surya teja chinni venkata.

  23. I attended the cognizant interview on 2nd april at Hyderabad location. I received the offer letter on april 20 but still i did not get the doj. any one got doj who attended the same day ?