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eLitmus (Ph Test) 2020 – Companies, Exam Date, Registration, Syllabus

Written by  Piyush Bhartiya, MBA

Published on Tue, February 25, 2020 4:38 PM   Updated on Thu, December 2, 2021 11:55 AM   11 mins read

Established in the year 2005, eLitmus Evaluation Private Limited is an Indian employment firm, that helps leading companies in hiring employees for entry-level jobs. It was founded by former employees of Infosys. eLitmus has its own Exam, known under the name of the
eLitmus Ph Test. Elitmus Ph test is designed to test the candidate’s natural talent and abilities.

PH Test is one of the popular exams among freshers who are seeking jobs in the field of Informatics industry. Major companies, such as Accenture, Collabera, McAfee, and International Business Machines (IBM) hire their employees through the pH test conducted by eLitmus.

Source: Prashant Chaturvedi

Also Read: AFCAT

What is the pH Test?

pH Test is all about Hiring Potential examination or test that observe the potential of the candidates, who are intended to work in companies. If you are a student, about to complete your graduation this year, then you are suggested to have a look at the eLitmus pH Test

And if you are completing your graduation in a certain field, for instance, IT engineering, you then must be aware of the best companies in this field. And some of the companies must be in that list where you, actually, want to engage once. And that may be your dream company, where you are intended to work. So you don’t need to wander here and there because eLitmus employability test is the best option for people like you. And you can find a promising job after just completion of the graduation at a nice cost to company (CTC). 

So after completion of the graduation getting a promising job with a nice salary package is not something you are going to deny. So if you are about to complete your graduation, then you are suggested to enroll for this pH test once. 

eLitmus Exam

Commonly known as the Elitmus exam, Ph exam is a written exam (formerly online), that tries to put on test abilities such as Aptitude, Decision making, Time Management, relational thinking, simplification, etc.

The exam duration is 2 hours in duration, and the exam comprises 3 sections:Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, Verbal Ability. Results are available in 2 formats: percentile score and total score. According to the creators of the test, the Elitmus exam is prejudiced towards candidates with good understanding and strong foundations of their work. Therefore, immediate preparations and crash courses may not persist.

Also Read: AICTE

eLitmus Exam Pattern

Elitmus Ph exam comprises of three discrete sections, namely:-

  • Reasoning
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Verbal Ability

And the marks distribution of each section is as follows:-


SubjectsQuestionsMarks (per
1Quantitative Aptitude2010200
                      Overall 60600

 * The Exam has negative marking

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eLitmus Exam Syllabus 2020

The eLitmus pH test inherits the same exam pattern as the previous years, with an updated syllabus. eLitmus exam can be understood with an employability test in India because it allows you entry into a really promising company. And there are many nice companies in different fields such as IT companies, and electronic companies that recruit through this test. The best thing about this recruitment procedure is that you get what, actually, you deserve.

The detailed syllabus of eLitmus pH Test 2020 is:

1) Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

  • Permutation and Combinations
  • time and Work
  • Number System
  • Probability
  • Geometry
  • Few Miscellaneous Questions
  • Speed, Time and Distance

2) Reasoning Syllabus

  • Seating Arrangement
  • Tabular Data
  • Cryptarithmetic Questions
  • Data Sufficiency questions

3) Verbal Ability Syllabus

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Jumbled Paragraph Questions
  • Vocabulary Based Questions
  • Fill in Blanks
  • Miscellaneous Questions

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eLitmus Zone

eLitmus Zone is an online website, dedicated to providing online-study material regarding the quantitative section of the pH Exam. The online material involves mock tests, previous year questions, and practice exercises. The website URL is The online material involves mock tests, previous year questions and practice exercises.

eLitmus Application Process

eLitmus Application process is as follows:

  1. The registration process begins by logging on to the eLitmus website ( by using an email ID or Google account.
  2. A profile activation link will be sent to the email once the details have been submitted.
  3. The Candidate must visit the link sent to their email id, in order to complete the account authentication process.
  4. After the above process, the candidate is redirected to the dashboard where the candidate is required to provide further details in order to complete the profile creation process.
  5. These details could be categorized under 5 sections:general details, education details, work experience related details, details about the skills and credential submission. 

Candidates willing to give an eLitmus Ph test can fill up the registration form at

Credential Submission (Document Verification) For eLitmus Exam

It is mandatory for the candidates to get their documents attested, on the day of examination or before the eLitmus exam begins. If a candidate fails to do so, he/she would not be allowed to sit for the exam.

Documents required for verification, before the exam are:

  • Original Completion Certificate for Class 10 (or report card)
  • Original Completion Certificate for Class 12 with Report card
  • Any original government photo identity card- Aadhar card, PAN card, Passport, Driving License, Voter ID etc.,
  • eLitmus admit card with a passport size photo pasted on it.

Also Read: Infosys Certification 2020 (InfyTQ)

eLitmus Exam dates and location

The pH test is held in many locations across India on different dates. Check Out eLitmus pH test center according to your preferred location so that you can appear for the exam. Finding the job in the market at different organizations and companies could be the mind-boggling and backbreaking task for anyone.

S.noExam LocationExam DatesApply before
1Bengaluru22nd March
19th March
2Delhi22nd March
19th March
3Chennai22nd March
19th March
4Hyderabad22nd March
19th March
5Lucknow22nd March
19th March
6Mumbai22nd March
19th March
7Pune22nd March
19th March
8Gorakhpur23rd March
20th March
9Bhubaneswar12th Apr 20207th Apr 2020
10Bhopal12th Apr 20207th Apr 2020
11Kolkata10th May 20207th May 2020
12Raipur17th May 202012th May 2020

eLitmus Sample Papers

eLitmus Model Papers

eLitmus Previous year question papers

eLitmus English section question papers

eLitmus Logical Reasoning question papers

eLitmus Jobs

A good score in the eLitmus pH test will help you with jobs and attracts a lot of IT services and business consulting firms. The ph exam score is valid for the next two years, therefore the score obtained in a Ph exam is valid for enrollment in a job, for the next two years.

Some of the companies offering job opportunities to high scoring Elitmus Ph exam candidates are:

  1. Dell
  2. LG
  3. Intel
  4. ITC Infotech
  5. Teach for India
  6. Volvo
  7. L & T
  8. Philips
  9. HCL Technologies
  10. Capgemini
  11. Accenture
  12. Canon India Pvt. Ltd.,
  13. Mindtree Limited
  14. Microsoft
  15. Cisco Pvt. Ltd.,
  16. Adobe Systems
  17. Samsung
  18. Time Inc. India

Know more about Hiring Potential Employability Test      

You have seen yet that most examinations are held at once in a year and some exams twice in a year. But here, you are welcome many times in a year. That means if you could not be registered for elitmus in January month, you then don’t need to get bothered about it.

The reason for not worrying about is that this test is held in different months at different places. That means if you have missed this time, then you can enroll for the test next month. So there could not be a gap more than two months. And you don’t have to wait for the whole year.

It is very easy to get enrolled for this test online. And you have to pay some cost of the exam and you don’t need to get bothered about the syllabus possessed by this because everything you can find on the official website of eLitmus online. And you can also find the name of the companies that are hiring through this test. 

So if you are about to complete your graduation within a few months, and you see your future with a promising company of India down the line coming years, then you should make an enroll for the eLitmus exam. Here, the best companies are hiring people having high potential. And the best part is that you are providing good cost to the company also known as CTC by these companies. You can easily get enrolled for this exam online.  

Also Read: AMCAT – Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Question Papers, Jobs

AMCAT or eLitmus

AMCAT(Aspiring Minds Computer Adaptive Test) is a test conducted by Aspiring Minds to check the employability of the candidates. AMCAT, as well as Ph (Elitmus), have an almost identical syllabus and, both the exams aspire to do the same thing i.e providing job opportunities to freshers.

Difficulty of examExam Difficulty is
Exam Difficulty is average
Cost of testRs. 900 Rs. 800
Score Card ValidityThe scorecard is valid for 2 YearsThe scorecard is valid for 3 years
Enrollment Dependency on percentileHigh percentile
Required for higher employment chances
Anything above
average percentile will lead to high employment chances
Job Profile Exceptional job
profiles when the candidate has a high percentile
Low job profiles when the candidate has a high percentile
SalaryHigher Salary is given to the candidatesLow Salary (in contrast with Elitmus) given
to the candidates


Is eLitmus good for freshers?

Ans. eLitmus is a goto for freshers, wanting to start their career. Due to the difficulty of the Elitmus exam, only the top-notch applicants are able to score good grades in the test. Due to which a large number of MNCs hire high scoring candidates, leading to higher/Good Job opportunities.

What is a good score in Elitmus?

Ans. Scoring more than 80 percentile in all subjects (Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, Verbal Ability) is considered as a good score in the Ph test.  

What is the eLitmus test?

Ans. eLitmus test, commonly referred to as Ph Test is an assessment test conducted by eLitmus to evaluate candidates that are suitable for recruitment. The test comprises 3 sections. The questions in each section are objective in nature with multiple choices and are of varying difficulty levels. The companies consider the marks obtained in the Elitmus test in their hiring process.

What is the fee for the eLitmus exam?

Ans. The fee for the eLitmus exam is Rs. 920. Candidates can either pay in cash (accepted at Elitmus Bangalore office only) or through DD or by online payment. 

Is there negative marking in the eLitmus test?

Ans. Yes, negative marking is used in Elitmus Exam. But there is a clause that needs to be true in order for the negative marking to be applicable, if more than 25% of the questions attempted by the candidate are wrong, then negative marking is applicable.

How hard is the Elitmus exam?

Ans. Elitmus Exam is one of the hardest exams in the market. Only 10% of the total questions can be considered of easy level. The questions in the exam require in-depth and high fundamental knowledge of the disciplines. Students who rely on immediate preparation don’t perform well in this exam. 

When is the Elitmus result declared?

Ans. It takes a maximum of 18 working days in order to declare results. But on certain occasions, it can take upto 20 days to announce the result.  If any important mass recruitment is happening from companies like Mind-tree or Accenture the result is declared earlier than the expected time (usually within a week).

What are the best books and study material for eLitmus pH test preparation?

Ans. Elitmus Ph test doesn’t have any renowned books dedicated to cracking the exam, but since the exam follows subjects that are found in the CAT examination, most of the books used for preparing for CAT examination could be used for preparing for the Elitmus Ph test.

About the Author & Expert


Piyush Bhartiya

Author • MBA • 20 Years

Piyush values education and has studied from the top institutes of IIT Roorkee, IIM Bangalore, KTH Sweden and Tsinghua University in China. Post completing his MBA, he has worked with the world's # 1 consulting firm, The Boston Consulting Group and focused on building sales and marketing verticals for top MNCs and Indian business houses.

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