1. Define yourself
2. Why you wish to choose academics as your career ?
3. What do you enjoy most about teaching students ?
4. What are your strengths & Weaknesses ?
5. What competition do you see, if you take up this job ?
6. What would be your teaching methodology ?
7. How wouldyou differentiate teaching UG & PG students ?
I WOULD SUGGEST THAT YOU DESIGN YOUR OWN ANSWERS FOR ABOVE
QUESTIONS. THESE ARE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS.
1. am devi, i stay at tambaram, am person of kind if i take
any job i put my heart fully,, i tried to acheive the best
part of that job with any comprising.
2.in my early child i developed passionate towards teaching,
when i entered the college, on seeing my professors who were
great insipiration to me that made me , to choose this career
3. interaction with them i always love to share the things
with others make them also to gain knowledge
I am kiran.I have completed my Dual PG Degree in MCA & MBA
both.My hobby & interest is reading books & working on
computers (specially i am interested in computer
languages).I wants to choose academics as my career as my
interest is to gain knowledge and deliver the same.My
strength is my sincerity, hard work & dedication toward my
job & my weakness is some wt i felt that i am not
comfortable vd arguments
1. I am Shobha Prasad. I am born and brought up in
Mumbai, post marriage settled in Pune. I have pursued my
M.com (Accounts) from Mumbai University and PGeMBA
(Finance) from Mumbai Educational Trust. My total work
experience is of 5.3 years of which I have got 8 months of
teaching experience with XYZ.
2. Teaching was my passion right from my school days.
Pune being an educational hub, I first got an opportunity
with XYZ institute and I took it as my career.
3. I like to interact with students. I respect their
views, as I believe that apart from transferring my
knowledge there is also a lot to learn from them.
4. My strength is my sincerity, hard work & dedication
towards my job. And my weakness is that I am short tempered.
5. I think that I have the competition with myself.
Coz I believe that every individual has different level of
understanding and talent. Convincing any person to agree at
your conclusion is a biggest task. / Making a person
understanding your point of view is itself a biggest task.
6. I would prefer to interact with students and teach
them. As by doing this they can understand things better,
also their self confidence will improve.
I am Shivaprasad from Bellary I have completed my BE in CSE
VTU Belgaum and M.TEch in CCT Mysore university.
Afetr your Introduction they will ask u to give DEMO on any
So we have to be prepared with any one topic which is
atleast for 5minutes this plays an important role where
they will describe about u and they will come to know
weather u are capable of teaching field r not.
SO be prepared with that later once you complete the demo
they will ask u some questions related to topic and they
will ask if we give u a job how many years u will serve our
institution?Be prepared with this kind of questions
I am suganyadevi coming from coimbatore. I did my pg mba at
maharaja arts and science college.presently working in the
same place as an assistant professor. I am interested in a
new challenges and an opportunity and grow in career so only
i have applied this post.
I am shivaprasad from Bellary BE M.Tech in CSE working as an xyz institute assit professor ifrom past 10 months and I am enjoying my profession here now thinking to change the college
I like to give some tips to those who r thinking to enter in to academics some frequently asked questions are
1.describe about ur self
2. Why u have choosen this field
3.what made u to join this interview
4. Demo on some topic for 5min so be prepared with some topics
5. Salary discussion don't get compromised here depending upon ur qualifiation ask them to pay
6. Finally an aggrement don't ever give an aggrement to institute just say I will work as long as I get good salary and good appreciation for our wohrk
1. What are two methods of retrieving SQL?
2. What cursor type do you use to retrieve multiple
3. What is the difference between a "where" clause and a
"having" clause? - "Where" is a kind of restiriction
statement. You use where clause to restrict all the data
from DB.Where clause is using before result retrieving. But
Having clause is using after retrieving the data.Having
clause is a kind of filtering command.
4. What is the basic form of a SQL statement to read data
out of a table? The basic form to read data out of table is
‘SELECT * FROM table_name; ‘ An answer: ‘SELECT * FROM
table_name WHERE xyz= ‘whatever’;’ cannot be called basic
form because of WHERE clause.
5. What structure can you implement for the database to
speed up table reads? - Follow the rules of DB tuning we
have to: 1] properly use indexes ( different types of
indexes) 2] properly locate different DB objects across
different tablespaces, files and so on.3] create a special
space (tablespace) to locate some of the data with special
datatype ( for example CLOB, LOB and …)
6. What are the tradeoffs with having indexes? - 1.
Faster selects, slower updates. 2. Extra storage space to
store indexes. Updates are slower because in addition to
updating the table you have to update the index.
7. What is a "join"? - ‘join’ used to connect two or more
tables logically with or without common field.
8. What is "normalization"? "Denormalization"? Why do you
sometimes want to denormalize? - Normalizing data means
eliminating redundant information from a table and
organizing the data so that future changes to the table are
easier. Denormalization means allowing redundancy in a
table. The main benefit of denormalization is improved
performance with simplified data retrieval and manipulation.
This is done by reduction in the number of joins needed for
9. What is a "constraint"? - A constraint allows you to
apply simple referential integrity checks to a table. There
are four primary types of constraints that are currently
supported by SQL Server: PRIMARY/UNIQUE - enforces
uniqueness of a particular table column. DEFAULT - specifies
a default value for a column in case an insert operation
does not provide one. FOREIGN KEY - validates that every
value in a column exists in a column of another table. CHECK
- checks that every value stored in a column is in some
specified list. Each type of constraint performs a specific
type of action. Default is not a constraint. NOT NULL is one
more constraint which does not allow values in the specific
column to be null. And also it the only constraint which is
not a table level constraint.
10. What types of index data structures can you have? - An
index helps to faster search values in tables. The three
most commonly used index-types are: - B-Tree: builds a tree
of possible values with a list of row IDs that have the leaf
value. Needs a lot of space and is the default index type
for most databases. - Bitmap: string of bits for each
possible value of the column. Each bit string has one bit
for each row. Needs only few space and is very
fast.(however, domain of value cannot be large, e.g.
SEX(m,f); degree(BS,MS,PHD) - Hash: A hashing algorithm is
used to assign a set of characters to represent a text
string such as a composite of keys or partial keys, and
compresses the underlying data. Takes longer to build and is
supported by relatively few databases.
11. What is a "primary key"? - A PRIMARY INDEX or PRIMARY
KEY is something which comes mainly from
database theory. From its behavior is almost the same
as an UNIQUE INDEX, i.e. there may only be one of each value
in this column. If you call such an INDEX PRIMARY instead of
UNIQUE, you say something about
your table design, which I am not able to explain in
few words. Primary Key is a type of a constraint enforcing
uniqueness and data integrity for each row of a table. All
columns participating in a primary key constraint must
possess the NOT NULL property.
12. What is a "functional dependency"? How does it relate
to database table design? - Functional dependency relates to
how one object depends upon the other in the database. for
example, procedure/function sp2 may be called by procedure
sp1. Then we say that sp1 has functional dependency on sp2.
13. What is a "trigger"? - Triggers are stored procedures
created in order to enforce integrity rules in a database. A
trigger is executed every time a data-modification operation
occurs (i.e., insert, update or delete). Triggers are
executed automatically on occurance of one of the
data-modification operations. A trigger is a database object
directly associated with a particular table. It fires
whenever a specific statement/type of statement is issued
against that table. The types of statements are
insert,update,delete and query statements. Basically,
trigger is a set of SQL statements A trigger is a solution
to the restrictions of a constraint. For instance: 1.A
database column cannot carry PSEUDO columns as criteria
where a trigger can. 2. A database constraint cannot refer
old and new values for a row where a trigger can.
14. Why can a "group by" or "order by" clause be expensive
to process? - Processing of "group by" or "order by" clause
often requires creation of Temporary tables to process the
results of the query. Which depending of the result set can
be very expensive.
15. What is "index covering" of a query? - Index covering
means that "Data can be found only using indexes, without
touching the tables"
16. What types of join algorithms can you have?
17. What is a SQL view? - An output of a query can be
stored as a view. View acts like small table which meets our
criterion. View is a precomplied SQL query which is used to
select data from one or more tables. A view is like a table
but it doesn’t physically take any space. View is a good way
to present data in a particular format if you use that query
quite often. View can also be used to restrict users from
accessing the tables directly.
Two candles of equal length are lit at the same time. One
candle takes nine hours to burn out. The other takes six
hours to burn out. After how much time will the slower-
burning candle be twice as long as the faster-burning