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I applied through college or university - interviewed at Qualcomm in November 2013.

Interview Details There were three round: Aptitude,Coding and Basics of core subjects.

Interview Question – Coding questions were asked   Answer Question

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I applied through college or university and the process took 2+ months - interviewed at Qualcomm in September 2012.

Interview Details Round 1 was an online test consisting of three sections. Section 1 consisted of aptitude/IQ question, Section 2 contained basic coding questions and 3 consisted of one out of software,EC(Signals) or VLSI, the one for which the candidte is sitting.
Round 2 was 30 min technical interview in which previous project details, basic core theory and coding questions were asked. Puzzles of medium level difficulty were also asked.
Third round is HR round,which hardly lasts 10 min consisting of the most general hr questions asked in a interview.

Interview Question – Coding questions are asked even from an electrical or EC students if applied for hyderabad.   Answer Question

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Hyderābād

I applied through college or university - interviewed at Qualcomm in November 2013.

Interview Details Initially Qualcomm took a aptitude test and shortlisted 9 from 36 students( EE and CS combined). This was followed by 2 telephonic interview-Technical followed by HR.

Technical interview lasted for 10-13 min.They initially ask for your field of interest and ask questions based on that-mine was Digital system design,Embedded systems
Questions:
-How to make a counter
-difference between synchronous and asynchronous counters
-which of the above takes less time

-parts of a microprocessor
-is peripherals mandatory for microprocessors
-interrupts-hardware and software
-what happens when an interrupt is made
-difference between RISC and CISC,advantage
-which of the above takes less time for decoding

HR interview was the next morning.It was easy and lasted hardly 7 minutes
Questions:
-What do you expect at Qualcomm
-why do you want to join Qualcomm

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Interview Question – -difference between RISC and CISC,advantage
-which of the above takes less time for decoding
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I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Qualcomm in August 2012.

Interview Details Qualcomm go to some selected collages where they take a written tests followed by a tech interview and an HR interview.Written test has 3 parts a general ability ,c programing , and core stream question(VLSI ,IT,Communication).Qualcomm has 2 centers BDC(Bangalore Design Center ) and Hyderabad in india as design center.

Interview Question – IN SR Flipflop 11 is undefined condition when it is made up of nand or nor gate.   View Answer

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Interview Details 3 steps: Written Exam(Logical, Programming basics, Technical)

Interview Question – Random questions, not related to VLSI, in VLSI Written test.   Answer Question

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Allahabad

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Qualcomm.

Interview Details Screening test for Communication and VLSI and then a round of interview.

Interview Question – Digital Design, Basic C   Answer Question

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Jaipur, Rajasthan

I applied through college or university - interviewed at Qualcomm in October 2011.

Interview Details first written test,online exam,it consisted of fifty percent aptitude and 50% c programming questions,was very easy

Interview Question – c pointers in three d array   Answer Question

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I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Qualcomm in September 2010.

Interview Details A notice was displayed regarding internships offered at Qualcomm. Application criteria was
1. Minimum 8/10 CGPA
2. No backlogs
3. Only CS, Electronics, or Electrical students may apply
They started with a presentation for the eligible candidates, followed by an aptitude test, results of which were declared about 2-3 hours later. Shortlisted candidates were subjected to 1 technical interview and 1 HR interview after which selected candidates were announced. Both interviews lasted for about 30 minutes each.

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I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Qualcomm in July 2008.

Interview Details All C based questions, special focus on memory related concepts.
Function pointers, string manipulation, file system some relevant topics.

Interview Question – Write a program in C to add two numbers without using any maths operator (+, -, /, *).   View Answers (3)

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I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Qualcomm in June 2010.

Interview Details Interview is Quite simple. They have asked me 2-3 Algorithmic questions and a couple of Operating systems concepts.

Interview Question – Swapping integers without using additional space   View Answers (3)

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