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Interviews at HSBC

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at HSBC.

Interview experience

Based on 706 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 700 interviews
Difficult

Interview process length

Based on 646 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
30%
About a month
23%
About two weeks
17%
About a week
16%
About a day or two
14%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
70%
Written test
67%
Background check
53%
On-site interview
43%
Problem solving exercises
36%
Least reported steps
Drug test
5%
Take-home/sample work
4%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at HSBC

  • The work place and the enthusiasm
    Shared on July 3, 2022 - Pr - Home Based
  • 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
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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

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Interview tips at HSBC

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)54%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)30%
  • They didn’t have a dress code9%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)7%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

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

The first interview at HSBC

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In27%
  • Employee referral23%
  • Other online job site17%
  • Other14%
  • Recruiter contacted me12%

How candidates received their first interview at HSBC

  • Referral from friend
    Shared on January 29, 2022 - Manager - Regulatory Affairs - Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Through the Consultant with one of the right people of HR'S
    Shared on October 15, 2021 - Loan Officer - MG Rd, Karnataka
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