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Interviews at EY

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at EY.
Interview experience
Based on 63 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 65 interviews
Difficult
Interview process length
Based on 60 interviews
About a week

Interview process at EY

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

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

Interview process length
About a week
32%
About a month
22%
About two weeks
20%
About a day or two
15%
More than one month
12%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
59%
On-site interview
53%
Background check
41%
Group interview
38%
Written test
36%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
5%
Drug test
5%
They have no interview
3%

What candidates say about the interview process at EY

  • I was recruited through campus recruitment.The process had 4 rounds:1 - Aptitude test2 - HR interview3 - Technical interview4 - Manager interview
    Shared on June 16, 2019 - Assistant Tax Manager - Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Very simple and quick
    Shared on June 5, 2018 - Executive Assistant to Partner - Kolkata
  • Its good mainly focus on individual.
    Shared on November 22, 2017 - Engagement Auditor - karachi

Interview questions at EY

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Awesome place to work and the culture is good. Pressure is there but can manage that. Good learning opportunity to grow and personal and career wise. Overall good.
    Shared on February 24, 2020 - External Audit Trainee - Colombo - Sri Lanka
  • About yourself and related to process
    Shared on December 9, 2018 - Assistant Manager - Bangalore
  • Accounting BasedMs-OfficeGeneral Knowledge
    Shared on November 16, 2018 - FINANCIAL ANALYST - bangalore

Interview tips at EY

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)74%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)25%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)1%
  • They didn’t have a dress code0%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at EY

  • - Know about EY and their value;- knowing your motivation of working at EY;- Also, what can you bring as a value-added to EY;
    Shared on October 8, 2019 - Junior Accountant - Pointe Noire
  • Negotiate your max salary at the start because it does not evolve a lot
    Shared on June 16, 2019 - Senior Manager - Dubai

The first interview at EY

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed25%
  • Other online job site25%
  • Recruiter contacted me25%
  • Walk-In13%
  • Other12%

How candidates received their first interview at EY

  • Application on job portal.
    Shared on January 29, 2021 - Senior Auditor - Abu Dhabi
  • Tight but professional
    Shared on October 8, 2019 - Junior Accountant - Pointe Noire
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