TCS National Qualifier Test (TCS NQT)

TCS National Qualifier Test (TCS NQT) is a multi-level assessment to assess the following competencies and skills:

1. Competence on the core cognitive processes required for entry-level jobs

2. Industry-specific knowledge and insights

3. Specialisation on skills required to perform various job roles

NQT (Cognitive Skills) Score*

Performance measure of cognitive skills in the areas of verbal, numerical and reasoning abilities

Attitudinal Alignment NQT (Psychometric Test) Score

Psychometric Test to assess personality traits and dispositions relevant to the workplace

Industry NQT Score

Performance measure of the understanding of industry-specific dimensions

Subject NQT Score

Performance measure of role-specific skills on the dimensions of knowledge and ability

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


Who can Apply

UG, PG and Diploma students who are in their pre-final, final year or have passed out

Students with any degree and specialisation/discipline

Freshers with less than 2 years of experience

Practice Test

4 Practice Tests – 2 for Cognitive Skills and 2 for IT Programming are available with 5 attempts each

Apply here