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Interviews at HSBC

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at HSBC.
Interview experience
Based on 372 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 372 interviews
Difficult
Interview process length
Based on 352 interviews
More than one month

Interview process at HSBC

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 6.

Interview process length
More than one month
33%
About a month
22%
About two weeks
17%
About a week
15%
About a day or two
14%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
72%
Written test
66%
Background check
54%
On-site interview
46%
Problem solving exercises
35%
Least reported steps
Drug test
5%
Take-home/sample work
5%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at HSBC

  • Personnel dept shortlist the candidates and send the candidates to respective HOD and take the right candidate.
    Shared on July 21, 2019 - Executive Assistant to Director - Gurgaon, Haryana
  • So easy to crack if u have ability to speak continuous.
    Shared on April 24, 2019 - KYC CDD ANALYST - Hyderabad, Telangana
  • Defined power structure
    Shared on September 26, 2018 - Analyst - Banglore, Karnataka

Interview questions at HSBC

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Shiv dental supply
    Shared on December 30, 2018
  • Dont go abroad.be in india only use your skills here only...india will be the leading country for sure
    Shared on July 22, 2018
  • Previous banking sector
    Shared on May 20, 2018

Interview tips at HSBC

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)53%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)33%
  • They didn’t have a dress code7%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at HSBC

  • Stay positive , be driven , expect the unexpected
    Shared on March 12, 2020 - Admin - Kuala Lumpur
  • Be prepared with domain knowledge and be more presentable
    Shared on February 6, 2020 - TML level 1 - Bengaluru, Karnataka
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