TCS Ninja Hiring this year – YoP 2022 Batch

TCS Ninja Hiring this year – YoP 2022 Batch

Greetings from AIKTC and the TCS Mumbai Campus Team!

At the outset, we hope you and your families are healthy and safe.

Most important update for TCS Ninja Hiring this year – YoP 2022 batch


This year, we are happy to announce that, the students need to register only in NextStep portal ( to apply for TCS (NQT registration on iON portal is not required)
Candidates need to register and Apply for Drive only in NextStep portal for NQT this year.
All the information about registration will be available to the students on TCS Careers portal at 12 pm today (
The registration window is open from 15th July onwards till 15th August 2021.
The test date is 30th Aug onwards. Candidates will be communicated individually of their date and slot by TCS iON.
The students can choose to give their test remotely (online at home) or at TCS iON test centres (at their nearest location with limited seats).
Mode of test once selected in NextStep portal can’t be changed. Students need to be careful of their selection.
TCS Applicants’ who are toppers from the NQT test will be further given a chance for TCS Digital Selection Process basis Digital test clearance.

Eligibility criteria for TCS Ninja Hiring for YOP 2022:


Percentage: Minimum aggregate (All subjects in all semesters) marks of 60% or 6 CGPA in each of Class Xth, Class XIIth, Diploma (if applicable), Graduation and Post-Graduation examination
Backlogs / Arrears / ATKT: The student should not be having more than 1 active backlog / arrear/ ATKT at the time of appearing for the TCS Selection process in the highest qualification. If selected, NO pending Backlog or Arrear will be permitted at the time of joining TCS
Gap / Break in Education: It is mandatory to declare gaps in education if any. Break in education should not be due to extended education (examinations cleared after the time stipulated by the Board / University). Any break in education should not exceed 24 months and is permissible only for valid reasons. Relevant document proof, as applicable, will be checked for gaps in education
Course Types: Only Full-Time courses will be considered (Part Time / Correspondence courses will not be considered). Students 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. All pending backlogs should be completed within the stipulated time duration
Work Experience: Students with prior work experience of up to 2 years are eligible to apply for the TCS Ninja Hiring Process.
Age: A student should be of 18 to 28 years of age to participate in the TCS Ninja Hiring process
Courses & Discipline: UG/PG Engineering Courses from B.E. / B.Tech / M.E. / M.Tech / MCA / M.Sc from any specialization offered by the university / college

Process to Apply for Drive:


This year, TCS Campus (Ninja) Test Process will be administered as part of the National Qualifier Test (NQT) conducted by TCS iON, our Official Test Partner.


TCS Ninja Hiring for YOP 2022 is open for all Engineering Disciplines namely, B.E. / B.Tech / M.E. / M.Tech / MCA / M.Sc, offered by recognized university / college
Candidates need to register on TCS Next Step Portal using the given link:
If a candidate, already has a CT/DT Reference ID – He / She needs to click on Login and proceed to fill / submit the application form. Upon submission, he / she would be prompted to the “Apply For Drive” screen.
If a candidate does not have CT/DT Reference ID – He / She needs to click on “Register Now”, choose “IT” and proceed as appropriate
Post that, the candidate needs to select the mode of test (In-Centre or Remote) and click on Apply. Option once selected can’t be changed.
In the Track Your Application menu, the status should be updated as ‘Applied for Drive

Javed Kazi