Basic Aptitude Test for Entry Level Employment

Mettl’s Aptitude test for hiring for entry level positions helps employers in assessing the ability of a candidate to perform a certain task efficiently in a given time.

The Mettl’s Basic Aptitude Test is a suitable aptitude test for hiring undergraduates/ graduates with 0-1 years of experience for entry level positions across industries. The assessment is timed and is designed to test whether a candidate is capable of following the right approach to a given task, thereby completing the task in the required time.
The test is suitable for hiring undergraduates from tier II and tier III engineering colleges and candidates with a non-engineering background, which include, Arts, Commerce, Science, Law and other streams. Basic Aptitude test can be used across industries for screening candidates for entry-level employment.

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The key profiles the test can be used for are (across job roles):

  • Junior Executives/ Associates

  • Executive/ Associates

Test Details:

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Test duration     

60 minutes

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NOTE: If required, the test can be provided in other languages as well. Please connect with us at for any such requirement.


Competency Details:

Critical competencies that can be measured with the help of the test are:


The ability of an individual to analyse and perceive the given information from different perspectives

Numerical Ability

The ability to perceive and process numbers and related symbols to perform basic arithmetic operations.

Verbal Ability

The ability to understand word meanings, word relationships and also interpret detailed information.

Data Analysis

The ability to structure observations that are obtained by different data sources.

Answer to common queries:

What is an aptitude test for a job?

Aptitude tests for jobs assess different competencies like Reasoning Ability, Numerical Ability, Attention to Detail to name a few. These competencies help companies evaluate whether candidates have the ability to think on their feet, can analyse a given piece of information logically and take decisions. 


What type of questions are asked in an aptitude test?

Aptitude test to hire professionals at different levels assess various competencies. Following are some important topics which assess the following major competencies:

  1. Logical Reasoning: Arrangements, Series, Coding-Decoding, Analogies.
  2. Numerical Ability and Data Analysis: Tables, Bar Graphs, Percentage, Averages, Ratios
  3. Verbal Ability: Grammar, Sentence Formation, Para Jumbles, and Reading Comprehension

How it works:

step 1

Add this test to your tests

step 2

Share test link from your tests

step 3

Candidate take the tests

step 4

You get their tests report

Note You will be charged only at step 3. i.e. only when candidate start the test.

Relevant for Industries

  • IT
  • ITeS
  • Banking & finance
  • Insurance
  • FMCG
  • Hospitality
  • Retail
  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare

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