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: Application Services

Designation: Programmer Trainee 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • BCA, B. Sc.- IT / Computer Science / Computer Technology / Mathematics / Physics / Chemistry / Statistics & B. Com(Applicable only for students who opted for Mathematics specialization during XI & XII) 

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

CTC per Annum: INR 2,52,000 

Job Description:

The Programmer trainee would work on software intelligence and tools used for Manual and automation techniques.

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: Personal Face to Face Interview 

2nd round: Technical Interview 

3rd round: HR interview 

Additional Information:

  • Work location: Pan India
  • Flexible work in any shift / domain.
  • Candidates must carry the following for the recruitment process – 2 Recent Photographs (both ears visible in light background), Resume (max of 2 pages), all academic mark sheets & certificates (original & 1 photocopy) for verification.
  • Candidates must carry 1 photocopy of their PAN Card, Aadhaar Card (front & back page).

Placement Drive details: 

Number of students applied: 2821

Number of students appeared online test: 1673

Number of students cleared the online test conducted from Wednesday, 22nd January till Saturday, 25th January 2020: 366

Click here to vew the names of the shortlisted students:

Important Note: Position is on hold due to current Covid- 19 situation. Any further updates will be posted. 

For any questions and clarifications you may write or contact:

Contact Person: Ms. Deepika

Email ID:

Contact Number: 040 - 48488246