TCS NEXTSTEP 2018 Off Campus Drive Eligibility Criteria and Application Process Step by Step


Good news in this post is that we have covered every step with prient screen for apply in TCS off campus drive process. We have also shown instruction of every registration and application pages, marked by TCS for 2018. So read this post till end you will enjoy step by step registration and application form process. 
if you have already registed/applied then you can see and read latest form for application for 2018 and check that is this different from your application form or not. This is the latest application form look in

The TCS Eligibility Criteria for an entry level position, is as follows:

  • Engineering students scheduled to graduate in the year 2018 are eligible to apply.
  • BE / B.Tech / ME / M.Tech in any Disciplines.
  • MCA with BSc / BCA / BCom / BA (with Math / Statistics Background).
  • M.Sc in Computer Science / Information Technology.
Marks Criteria:
  • Minimum aggregate (aggregate of all subjects in all semesters) marks of 60% or above in the first attempt in each of your Class Xth, Class XIIth, Diploma (if applicable), Graduation and Post-Graduation examination which includes successful completion of your final year/semester examination without any pending arrears/back logs during the entire course duration. Please note that all subjects mentioned on the mark sheets should be taken into consideration while calculating the aggregate marks. For example, best of 5/6 subjects for calculating the aggregate is not acceptable as per the TCS Eligibility Criteria.
  • First attempt implies that you should pass the final year/semester examination (Xth, XIIh, Diploma, Graduation and Post-Graduation as applicable) with minimum aggregate (aggregate of all subjects in all semesters) marks of 60% and above within the first attempt itself. For example, if you have secured 58.9 % (aggregate of all subjects) in your Standard XIIth examination and you have taken an improvement exam in the next attempt securing 62 %, you are not eligible as per the TCS Eligibility Criteria, as improvement exam is not considered as first attempt.
  • Completion of all courses Class Xth onwards within the stipulated time as specified by your University/Institute without any extended education.
Gaps-Break Criteria:
  • It is mandatory to declare the gaps/arrears/backlogs, if any, during your academic and work experience. Break in education should not be due to extended education. Any break in education should not exceed 24 months.
  • Only Full time courses will be considered.
Age Criteria:
  • You should be minimum 18 years of age to be eligible to apply for the TCS Selection process.
Re-apply Criteria:
  • Candidates who have applied to TCS and have not been successful in clearing the TCSL selection process are not eligible to re-apply to TCS within six months from the date on which they had attended such selection test and/or interview. You are not eligible to appear for the TCS selection process within six months of the previous unsuccessful attempt.
How do a Fresher can apply for an entry level position in TCS? 
To apply for an entry level position:(click on images in zoom in)

STEP 1: Register
  • Visit
  • Click “Register Now”

  • Now select category as IT.

  • You will be redirected to the TCS Registration form. Now fill it and click on submit button.

  • After submit below popup will appear. Now verify your mobile no and email address.
  • Now below window will appear, So note-down your reference no. And click Continue.
  • Now password prompt will appear.
  • Now be happy you have registered and redirected to home page will login.
Below is the welcome message from TCS, read it carefully.

"Welcome aboard on TCS NextStep portal! 

TCS NextStep Portal is the first step connecting you with TCS, Asia's leading IT services Company. A single platform that addresses all your needs interactively and simplifies the communication process, this Portal will help you in your transition from being a student on campus to exploring a dynamic career path with TCS. 

From keeping you updated on TCS initiatives to answering your queries and helping you explore a world of opportunities, TCS NextStep helps bridge the distance in your journey to becoming a TCSer. 

So, go ahead! Explore opportunities. Experience Certainty."


Now you can apply.

STEP 2: Apply

  • Click on Application 
  • Now application page will appear with Important information, Before click "Start filling the Form" button must read it. Below are the instruction. And click "Start filling the Form"
"1). The form is divided into following four sections. It is mandatory to enter details in all four sections.
                Personal Detail
                Academic and Work Experience Details
                Other Details
                Form preview and declaration

2). Fields marked with "*" in these sections are mandatory.

3). To save the details and navigate to the next field/screen, click 'Save and Continue'.

4). To submit the form, click 'Submit Application Form' in 'Form Preview and Declaration' section.

5). Please review the details properly before submitting the form to avoid errors.You can use the Application Form preview feature after filling in all the mandatory fields. In case you wish to edit any details, you can navigate to the relevant section and edit the same.

6). Click 'Save' after editing any details in the form. To submit the form with the updated details, click 'Submit Application Form'. Please note that if you do not submit the form after editing any details, the details will not be saved."
  • Now four tab will appear, fill detail in all four tab, below are the screen-shots of all tabs.

Academic Instructions :
  1. "Marks/CGPA Obtained" denotes Total Marks/CGPA secured by you in ALL* subjects in all semesters in the first attempt.
  2. "Total Marks/CGPA" denotes total of maximum marks in ALL* subjects in all semesters in the first attempt. *ALL implies that all subjects mentioned on the marksheet (including languages, optional subjects etc) should be taken into consideration for calculating the obtained/total marks/CGPA.
  3. Marks/CGPA obtained during the normal duration of the course only will be considered to decide on the eligibility.
  4. Verify your marks after entering, as it is a part of the selection criteria.
  5. Please mention only your XII duration in XII Grade details . Pls do not add the XI duration in the same.

  • Now this is the last button :) click "Submit Application Form" button and be happy....
  • Below are the TCS Terms and Conditions which you can read before click "Submit Application Form"

TCS Terms and Conditions
In connection with my application to render services to Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (the "Company"), I hereby agree as follows: I certify that the information furnished in this form as well as in all other forms filled-in by me in conjunction with my traineeship is factually correct and subject to verification by TCS including Reference Check and Background Verification.
I accept that an appointment given to me on this basis can be revoked and/ or terminated without any notice at any time in future if any information has been found to be false, misleading, deliberately omitted/ suppressed.

As a condition of Company's consideration of my application for traineeship with the Company, I hereby give my consent to the Company to investigate or cause to be investigated through any third parties my personal, educational and pre or post joining history. I understand that the background investigation will include, but not be limited to, verification of all information given by me to the Company. I confirm that the Company is entitled to share such investigation report with its clients to the extent necessary in connection with the Services, which I may be required to provide to such clients. I confirm and undertake that the Company shall incur no liability or obligation of any nature whatsoever resulting from such investigation or sharing of the investigation results as above. I certify that I am at present in sound mental and physical condition to undertake employment with TCS. I also declare that there is no criminal case filed against me or pending against me in any Court of law in India or abroad and no restrictions are placed on my travelling anywhere in India or abroad for the purpose of business of the company.

Best of luck..



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