Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 241,300 employees as of June 30, 2016, 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.

Over the past 20 years, Cognizant, in line with its theme- 'Keep Challenging' has challenged the status quo and continuously reinvented itself to stay relevant to its clients and stakeholders. While our core tenets that form our unique cultural DNA remains, we have adapted ourselves to the changing marketplace dynamics to emerge as the fastest growing consulting, technology and business service company globally. Our high-touch customer relationship model, deep domain and consulting expertise, and strong execution help us to continue to post industry-leading revenue growth despite the macro-economic challenges.

We are pleased to announce that Cognizant has been named among the Forbes. World's Most Innovative Companies of 2015 (August 2015), ranked #230 in Fortune 500 2015 (up from #288 in 2014) and ranked in Fortune magazine's World's Most Admired Companies list for the eighth year in a row. Glassdoor ranked Cognizant's CEO, Francisco D'Souza, among the top 10 highest rated CEOs in the UK.

We offer our Associates, an opportunity-filled and performance driven work environment. We are excited to welcome highly skilled graduates from your institution into our vibrant organization


Domain: Software Development 

Designation: Programmer Analyst Trainee 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • B.E/ B.Tech, M.E/ M.Tech (CSE, IT, ECE, EEE, EIE,E&E, Applied Electronics, Computer & Technology, Electrical, ETE, ICE, Software Engineering & Mechanical discipline only) 

  • 2020 graduates with 60% throughout the academics and no back logs only need to apply.

  • Students should not have participated in the Cognizant Technologies selection process previously.

CTC per Annum: INR 4,00,000

Bond Period: NA

Skills Required:

  • Strong analytical skills in analyzing complex problems, processes, and systems to propose solutions
  • Strong written and oral communication and presentation skills with ability to communicate across cross-functional teams

Selection Process:

1st round: Online Aptitude Test

2nd round: Technical Interview 

3rd round: HR interview 

Additional Information:

  • Work location: Pan India
  • Flexible work in any shift / domain.
  • Please carry 4 passport size photographs, PEN, Hard copy of RESUME (2 copies) , original ID PROOF (Aadhaar / PAN / passport), original and 2 photocopies of 10th , 12th & UG/ PG mark sheets on the date of Technical & HR Interview.

Placement Drive updates: 

Number of students applied: 10763

Number of students appeared for online test: 6875

Number of students cleared the online test conducted from Wednesday, 22nd January till Saturday, 25th January 2020: 2455

Click here to view the names of students who cleared online test:

Batch 1 Placement drive updates:

Day/Date of Interview for batch 1 students: Saturday/ 1st February and Sunday/ 2nd February 2020

Number of students shortlisted to attend Interview on 1st & 2nd February 2020: 1054

Click here to view the names of students shortlisted to attend interview on 1st & 2nd February 2020:

Number of students attended Interview: 825

Number of selects: 277

Click here to view the names of the selected students:

Batch 2 Placement drive updates:

Day/Date of Interview for batch 2 students: Saturday/ 8th February and Sunday/ 9th February 2020

Number of students shortlisted to attend Interview on 8th & 9th February 2020: 1500

Click here to view the names of students shortlisted for interview on 8th & 9th February 2020:

Number of selects: 393

Click here to view the names of the selected students:

Batch 3 Placement drive details:

Day/Date of Interview for batch 3 students: Saturday/ 22nd February 2020

Number of students eligible to attend Interview on 22nd February 2020: 567

Click here to view the names of students eligible for interview on 22nd February 2020:

Number of Selects: 245

Click here to view the names of the selected students:

For any questions and clarifications on proposed Cognizant Technologies Placement drive you may write or contact:

Contact Person: Ms. Deepika

Email ID:

Contact Number: 040 - 48488246