NQT (Cognitive Skills)

Assess Your Performance of Verbal, Numerical and Reasoning Ability

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Application Guidelines

NQT (Cognitive Skills) is a mandatory test to register for Attitudinal Alignment (Psychometric Test), Industry NQTs and Subject NQTs.

Test Date

10th July, 2022 onwards

(For July Exam)

Applications are Open

Till 25th June, 2022

(For July Exam)

Next Exam Cycle

July 2022, October 2022

(Applications are open)

Test Date

10th July, 2022 onwards

(For July Exam)

Applications are Open

Till 25th June, 2022

(For July Exam)

Next Exam Cycle

July 2022, October 2022

(Applications are open)

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    About the Test

  • *NQT (Cognitive Skills) is a prerequisite for all the tests
  • All NQT Variants score cards are valid for two years
  • Conducted Online (at home) and physical In-Centre at TCS iON Authorised Exam Centres
  • Flexibility to apply in each quarter, providing an opportunity to appear for multiple attempts to improve NQT Score. (Only the Best Score will be published for Candidates applying using the same NQT registration number)
  • Candidates with NQT Score can apply for jobs on the TCS iON Job Listing Portal
  • 2 Practice Tests with 5 attempts each, along with the preparatory learning material will be available under "My Dashboard -> My Products"
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Who can Apply

Anyone aspiring for job roles in top Industry or Corporates. Most of the corporates use cognitive ability as a part of their initial screening and selection process

Students who are in their pre-final or final year, pursuing any degree

Freshers and professionals with up to 2 years of work experience

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Job Prospects

  • Currently, there are more than 1 lakh job opportunities for TCS NQT Certified Candidates across 23+ industries.
  • TCS NQT Certified Candidates can apply to 121+ job roles available on the TCS iON Job Listing Portal.
  • Salary up to ₹ 19 LPA.
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    Test Coverage

  • Total Marks - 80
  • Duration - 120 Mins

Numerical Ability

  • Number System
  • Arithmetic
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Data Interpretation
26 Marks

Verbal Ability

  • English Grammar
  • Reading Comprehension
24 Marks

Reasoning Ability

  • Identifying Word and Numeric Patterns
  • Problem Solving
  • Figural and Factual Analysis
  • Decision Making
  • Propositional Reasoning
  • Visual/Spatial Reasoning
30 Marks

    Advantages of NQT (Cognitive Skills)

  • Get Recognised - Stand out among your peers by enhancing your Cognitive Skills
  • Get Noticed - Opportunities on TCS iON Job Listing Portal by TCS NQT acknowledged top recruiters
  • Unlimited Attempts - Opportunity to improve your score with additional attempts
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Key Features

A structured test designed by subject matter experts and aligned with industry expectations

Standardised benchmark test that validates role-specific core skills to perform various job roles

Access to top corporates looking for talent on the TCS iON Job Listing Portal

Proctored Assessment - Machine and Human Proctoring to ensure transparency and fairness of the Assessment

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FAQs

1. What is NQT (Cognitive Skills)? +
  • NQT (Cognitive Skills) is a General Ability Test that assesses a candidate in the following areas:
    • Verbal Ability: This section assesses English grammar, appropriate usage of the same, and reading comprehension.
    • Reasoning Ability: This section assesses identifying words and numeric patterns, problem-solving, figural and factual analysis, decision-making, propositional reasoning and visual-spatial reasoning.
    • Numerical Ability: This section assesses number system, arithmetic, elementary statistics, data interpretation.
  • Note:
    • The score of this test will be called as NQT (Cognitive Skills) Score.
21. Will TCS iON share my score with all the companies to help me get a job? Will TCS iON arrange job interviews for me? +