Sunday, 20 November 2011

Packing - Check List

We all know how difficult it can be to prepare for ILP. It can be so easy to simply forget a very important item that you will need while you are on your ILP.

Attire Guidelines by TCS,

Monday to Thursday
Full sleeves formal shirts with a tie, formal trouser and a formal belt.
Footwear: Formal Shoes and Socks
Salwar Kameez, Sarees, Formal Blouses/ Shirts with formal skirts.
Footwear: Formal Shoes and Sandals
Collar/Round neck t-shirts – worn tucked in, half-sleeve shirts, corduroy pants, or jeans
Corduroy pants, formal skirts, jeans, Short kurtas, collar/round neck t-shirts, shirts, blouses, cardigans.

Now, here I am trying to make a list of few things that we discussed on our facebook group.

Some are:

A Positive Attitude,
Everyday Bag,
Medicine Kit (explained below),
Wrist Watch,
Shoe polish and brush for the formal shoes,
Slippers, Floaters, Sport Shoes.
Nail cutter,
2-3 hangers,
Towel (both hand and bath),
Mosquito Machine,
Room fresheners,
Safety pins,
Needle and thread,
Locks (at least 2)
Lens case and lens solution for those who wear lens or specs cover,
3 pin multi-plug,
Cell phone and charger,
Blade, can/bottle opener or at least scissors,
Flashlight or Torch,
Common used Utensil,
Salt, Sugar, Coffee Sachets and Tea Bag,
Sports gear like indoor games,

Shaving kit,
Small Mirror,
Tooth brush and paste,
Small quantity of detergent,
Lip Guard

Stationary Items
All programming software and books that you are using for aspire,
Cello Tape,
Pen drive (you cannot take it to office)

a. From TCS: Service Agreement between You and TCS.
b. From TCS: Affidavit Signed by Notary Public (Please don’t give more than Rs. 30 for the signature).
c. From TCS: Surety Verification Form attested by the Bank.
d. From TCS: Medical Certificate of Fitness attested by a Registered Medical Practitioner.
e. From TCS: Acceptance of Joining.
f. Academic: Matriculation and Inter/Higher Secondary marksheets.
g. Academic: All semester marksheets of our BE Degree issued by Anna University.
h. Academic: Degree certificate/provisional certificate for BE Degree issued by our college.
i. Personal: Birth certificate issued by the concerned government authorities.
j. Personal: A valid passport (if any).
k. Personal: Offer letter and joining letter.
l. Personal: 12 passport size photographs.
m. Personal: Date of birth and other details of the person you would like to nominate for Gratuity, Superannuation, Provident Fund and Health Insurance Scheme.
n. Personal: Permanent Account Number (PAN) Card copy.
o. Personal: National Skills Registry (NSR) Card copy.
p. Personal: Income Tax returns, Form 16 of Surety, (if salaried).
q. Personal: Driving License (optional)
Irons are not allowed

Yours MEDICINE KIT may have:
Copy of your’s medical prescription,
Antibiotic cream,
Anti-diarrheal medication,
Crocin or some for cold,
ENO/ Antacid,
Pain reliever,
Prescription medicines,
Small scissor
and many more in comments...

You are welcome to add some missed out things. Kindly drop them in comments.
Irrelevant entries are not allowed or it will be deleted.


  1. & wat about woollen clothes, blankets..????

  2. atleast give credits to the original author of the content

  3. thanku very much to authors who had posted this , for all this such a nic remembrance in one .. a very helpful guide :-)

  4. Thnx Ankita and Shiloh :) wollen clothes are optional according to ur ILP :P

  5. what kind of bags/handbags should girls carry for ilp?? please give the specifics.

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