Interview with PSU
Experience of Shivam Sahu (B.Tech. Chem. Eng, Laxminarayan Inst. of Technology) with
Date: June 2016
Q1 Tell me something about yourself, starting with your family background, education, college, and projects which you did and any hobby if you would like to share.
Q2: How long you were in HPCL?
Q3: What you did in your training?
Q4: Which plant of refinery you know the best? Draw the flowsheet?
Q5: OK so Sulfur Recovery Unit. There is one very important reaction in this process do you know?
Q6: All right you were in fire & safety so tell me which type of extinguisher you will use in case of electric fire?
Q7: Which subsidiaries of HPCL do you know?
Q8: Are you sure. HPCL Mangalore, as currently it is taken by ONGC. Tell me any other.
Q9 : What is Joule Thomson effect
Q10: Which gases don’t follow the Joule Thomson effect?
Q11: What is Gibbs free energy? What is its significance?
Q12: What is chemical potential?
Q13: What it signifies?
Q14: Can you tell me the difference between Coning and weeping in distillation?
Q15: Do you know about this instrument (I don’t recollect some weird instrument name)
Q16: Do you know what F11 in radiation signifies?
Q17: Why IOCL? Why not further studies? If you are not selected then what will you do?
Q18: Ok. Thank you, Shivam. Please send the next one in after 5 minutes.
Result: Not Selected.
Tips for Interview :
Prepare your training/Work experience thoroughly.
Know your subject exceptionally well right from first-year topics.
Be clear about an answer and then only answer.
Hope for the best.
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Grp. Task: “You want to implement Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in your little industry what will you do, discuss in grp. put your proposal”.