Microsoft interview experience (Internship)

Microsoft gives an opportunity to all undergraduate and postgraduate students for 2 months summer internship program. Basic criteria to apply for Microsoft internship program was to have CGPA greater than 7.0, no pending backlogs and candidates should not have participated in Microsoft internship hiring process within the last one year.
The procedure consists of mainly 2 stages. They are:-
1)Online coding round

  • Online coding round:
    • It was an online coding round with 3 questions and hosted on The duration of the test is 1 hour 30 minutes and everyone got a different set of three questions, better run-time and space complexity was awarded higher marks.

Almost 120 students were shortlisted from this round as doing all the three questions wasn’t too tough here.

    • Interview:

In this round there are 4 technical interviews and each and every round is an elimination round.
First round is an offline writing coding round. Do write clean and correct codes, with appropriate names for variables and proper indentation.
The questions that are asked to me are-

Among 120 students who were shortlisted only 15 members are selected for next round.
In the second round of technical interview, one mentor is assigned to each person and asks programs based on the linked list, binary trees, and dynamic programming.
In the third round, we had a discussion with the project that we are mentioned in the resume.
The last round was HR interview and in this, they asked questions about the introduction, puzzles and some tricky ones.
Apart from all these they shortlist based on CGPA.
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