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TCS Sigma Hiring for B.Pharm and M.Pharm graduates of 2023
Registration End Date: 30th March 2023 (Thursday)
Test Date: 9th April 2023 (Sunday)
About TCS Sigma Hiring YoP 2023
TCS has curated exclusive opportunities for Pharmacy graduates and postgraduates from 2023 Year of Passing (YoP) to apply for exciting careers and make #TheBigMove
Exceptional performers will be part of TCS’ fastest growing units in various enriching roles that amplify their career growth.
Selected candidates will be onboarded in 2023 post successful completion of the course.
We look forward to you participating in Sigma hiring and advancing your career in the pharma domain.
APPLICATION PROCESS FOR TCS SIGMA HIRING YOP 2023
Step 1. Logon to the TCS NextStep Portal here
Read below Information before Click here
Step 2. Register and Apply for the Drive
Scenario A. If you are a registered user under TCS NextStep Portal, ‘BPS’ category, kindly login with your TCS Reference ID (CT / DT reference number) and proceed to complete the application form. Upon submission, kindly click on ‘Apply For Drive’
Scenario B. If you are a new user, kindly click on Register Now, choose category as ‘BPS’, register and create your TCS Reference ID (CT / DT reference number). Login with the TCS Reference ID and submit your application form and click on ‘Apply For Drive’
Step 3. Select your mode of test (In-Centre), choose your preferred test center, select 2 joining locations of your preference and then click on Apply. Please Note, test center once selected cannot be changed.
Step 4. To confirm your status, check ‘Track Your Application’. The status should reflect as ‘Applied for Drive’
Please note that this is an In-Centre test and seat confirmation would be on a first-come-first-served basis.
You must have all your original academic documents as applicable (Marksheets and degree certificates)
Communication related to the test will be sent to you by our test partner, TCS iON.
TCS does not send job offers / any hiring related communication from unofficial email IDs like Gmail, Rediff mail, Yahoo Mail, Hotmail etc.
TCS does not ask candidates to deposit any money at any stage of the recruitment process
TCS is not associated with any external agency / company to make offers of employment on its behalf
For a step-by-step guide to register and complete the application form on TCS NextStep portal, click here
Click here to take the Mock Test and prepare better for the TCS Sigma Hiring Test
For any assistance, please reach out to our TCS Helpdesk Team.
Email ID: email@example.com | Toll-Free Helpline No: 022-67784065
Job Role & Work Timings: The job involves processing transactions related to Pharma Co-vigilance, Clinical Data Management, Clinical Operations, Regulatory Affairs, or related areas as per Business Requirements
Work Timings; The role involves working in a 24×7 environment which requires working in rotational shifts, including night shifts
Courses & Discipline: 2023 Year of Passing Graduates from Pharmacy Streams. B.Pharm (4 years) / M.Pharm (2 years) from a recognized university / college
Course Types: Only full-time courses will be considered (part-time / correspondence courses will not be considered). Candidates who have completed their Secondary and / or Senior Secondary course from NIOS (National Institute of Open Schooling) are also eligible to apply if the other courses are full-time
Stipulated Course Duration for Highest Qualification: Candidates should have completed the course in the stipulated course duration (i.e. BPharm to be completed in 4 years, MPharm to be completed in 2 years)
Backlogs / Arrears / ATKT: Only one backlog is permitted at the time of selection process however all pending backlogs should be cleared within the stipulated course duration.
Gap / Break in Education: It is mandatory to declare gaps in education if any in the TCS Application Form. Overall academic gap should not exceed 24 months until highest qualification. Relevant document proof, as applicable, will be checked for gaps in education at the time of selection
Work Experience: Experience before graduation or part-time experience will not be considered relevant for the fresher recruitment process.
Age: Minimum age – 18 years and Maximum age – 28 years
TCS Test Pattern:
Test provider: TCS iON is the test provider for TCS Sigma Hiring process.
Integrated Test pattern for Sigma hiring consisting of NQT (Aptitude test) and the domain test.
The duration of the Assessment is 140 mins and is split under the below two sections:
Duration: 65 mins
The aptitude test will cover the following units
Duration: 75 mins
The differential domain test will cover the following modules
Clinical Data Management
Question & Answers
Q. What is the Eligibility criteria to apply for TCS Sigma Hiring?
A. Refer to the Eligibility Criteria Section above
Q. Where can I register for the TCS Sigma Hiring?
A. Refer to the “Application process section” given above
Q. I do not have a AADHAR Card, can I still register in TCS Next Step Portal?
A. No, Aadhar Card is mandatory for registration and creating CT/DT Reference ID in TCS Next Step Portal
Please Note: The First Name, Last Name and the Date of Birth updated in the application form should be as per details mentioned in AADHAR Card.
Q. I am not able to find the ’Apply for Drive’ option. What should I do?
A. Once you fill the application form, logout, and login again.
Then click on ‘Apply for Drive’.
If you are not getting the ‘Apply for Drive’ option, please check the below:
a) If you have completed/submitted your application form.
b) If you have erroneously registered as IT instead of BPS (You will need to write to firstname.lastname@example.org for the deletion of your profile under IT and once your profile has been deleted, please create a new profile under BPS.).
c) Check the qualification you have entered in the Application form.
d) Check the Year of Passing you have entered in the Application form.
What will be the mode of conducting the TCS Sigma Hiring YoP 2023 Test?
A. It will be an “In-person” test conducted in TCS iON Centres.
Q. When is the date of TCS Sigma Hiring YoP 2023 test?
A. The test is scheduled for 9th April 2023 (Sunday)
Q. When are the Interviews scheduled?
A. Interview schedule will be communicated to the shortlisted students (based on the test performance) on the registered E-Mail Id.
Q. I have forgotten my TCS Reference ID (CT / DT Reference number), where do I get it?
A. You would have got a mail on your registered mail id upon successful registration in https://nextstep.tcs.com. The Reference ID would be mentioned in the same.
Q. I am getting an error while updating my 10th or 12th standard details in the application form. What should I do?
A. You need to enter minimum 9 months in your 10th and 12th standard course duration details
Q. Am I supposed to mention CGPA or Percentage? What should I do?
A. The application form has the provision indicating both, CGPA or percentage. Kindly mention what is reflecting in your marksheets / degree certificate.
Q. Can I make changes to my profile as I have made some mistakes in it?
A. Very limited changes can be done once the profile is in the Application Received status. Hence, we recommend the candidates to be thorough and diligent while completing the application form
Q. I already have my CT / DT number. I need to update my marks / CGPA in my application form. How can I do so?
A. You can update the details by clicking ‘Edit Application Form’ in TCS NextStep portal.
Q. I am unable to download my Application Form from the TCS NextStep portal. What should I do?
A. Please upload your photo and CV once again as per the prescribed format and then preview your Application Form. This would also allow you to download your Application Form
Q. My NextStep account is locked. How can I unlock it?
A. Request you to log on to https://nextstep.tcs.com. Click the ‘Unlock Account & Reset Password’ link on the Login screen. You will receive an auto-generated email for resetting the password after 30 minutes. Please do not click on the link repeatedly as every time you click on the link, the previous password expires, and a new password is generated and sent to your registered email address.
Request you to use a Desktop / Laptop. Please clear the cache, history and cookies and use the latest version of Internet Explorer / Google Chrome
Q. Will Interviews also be conducted on the day of Aptitude Test?
A. No, interviews will not be conducted on the day of the Aptitude Test. Interview schedule will be communicated to the shortlisted students (based on the test performance) on the registered E-Mail Id
Q. How will I know about my test schedule / test related information?
A. Information related to test will be communicated by TCS iON to your registered email id
Q. What will be my Job Role and Work Timings?
A. The job involves processing transactions related to Pharma Co-vigilance, Clinical Data Management, Clinical Operations, Regulatory Affairs, or related areas as per Business Requirements. The role involves working in a 24×7 environment which requires working in rotational shifts, including night shifts.
Q. What will be my work location?
A. Your joining location will be discussed with you during the interview process, and your location preference will be taken into consideration. However, the final location assigned would be at the sole discretion of TCS depending on business needs.
Q. Do I have to incur any cost to appear for the TCS Sigma Hiring Test?
A. TCS does not charge any fees at any stage of recruitment process. TCS is not affiliated with any agent / agency / company to make offers of employment on its behalf.
Q. Whom do I contact for any assistance?
A. E-mail ID – email@example.com
Help Line No – 022-67784065 Toll-free