ADP Online Test Pattern, Syllabus and Interview Process

Automatic Data Processing, Inc is an American IT and business outsourcing company.  In India, ADP has been since 1999. ADP hires freshers either through off-campus drive or career registration links. For experience candidates, there may conduct direct walk-in drives.

ADP latest syllabus and pattern of online test and interview process is given below. ADP constantly changes it syllabus and written test pattern every year. So, the latest online test patter as of now is discussed. If you want to Apply for ADP, register with the below link.

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In ADP, there are three rounds of selection process:

1. Online Test

2. Technical Round

3. HR Round

1. Online Test:

The online test for ADP has five sections as given below.

i). Aptitude

ii). Logical Reasoning

iii). Computer Programming and Data Structure

iv). Verbal Ability(English)

v). Essay Writing


  • The ADP test pattern might slightly change while you are attempting this exam.
  • There is NO Negative markings.

i). Aptitude(15 Marks 15 Questions)

The first section is quantitative aptitude which has 15 questions each carry 1 marks. RS Agarwal – (Buy Now) is the best book to prepare for this section.

  • Number Series
  • Simple and compound Interest
  • Mixtures
  • Probability
  • Time, Distance and Work
  • Probability, Permutation and Combination

ii). Logical Reasoning(15 Questions, 15 Marks)

Logical reasoning section has 15 marks for 15 questions. The topics which are covered in this section are:

  • Puzzle
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Direction Sense
  • Seating Arrangements

iii). Computer Programming and Data Structure

This sections is all about technical concepts. Some programming code will be given either from C or C++ and you need to find the outputs of the program.

  • C and C++ programming
  • Data structures and Algorithm
  • Basic Computer knowledge

iv). Verbal Ability(English)

As the other sections, English sections also has 15 questions.

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Analogies
  • Sentence correction and error detection
  • Fill in the blanks

v). Essay Writing

In this section, one topics will be given, for which you need to write brief essay of 100 words. The duration for this section is 10 minutes.

2. Technical Round:

You only need to prepared for programming languages like C, Java and database concepts. There may also conduct an online exam or written test for this technical round and will ask you to write programs and logical questions. The test duration will be 10 minutes.

  • Write program for prime number, Fibonacci, palindrome etc. using C and Java
  • Write tables and query for SQL and database
  • Regarding you projects
  • About you academics
  • Why you have chosen IT field?

And many other questions either related to technical part or you personal details. Be confident and always keep smile while answering the questions and maintain good eye contact.

HR Round:

The HR rounds for ADP not that easy. There may try to confuse you and trick you with difficult questions . Some common interview questions are:

  • Tell me about yourself?
  • What are your strength?
  • Some logical questions
  • Are you willing to relocated?
  • Why you want to join ADP?

ADP is one of the best IT companies to work not just there offer highest package but also the working environment is best in India.

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