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TCS Launchpad for the perfect takeoff

TCS Launchpad is a thriving community of young talent aspiring for an optimal start to their careers with TCS. If that describes you, think of an exclusive learning space that covers the length and breadth of everything you want to know and need to know to step into the corporate world with confidence — that's Launchpad for you! This unique platform offers a wide array of carefully curated learning modules, engagements and connects that you can explore to update your knowledge and hone your skills. It has all the right resources that will give you an edge in your preparation for the hiring test which is your gateway to a TCS career.


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How to participate in TCS Launchpad?

To optimally leverage TCS Launchpad, you will need to register with TCS Nextstep.

Below are the steps:

Step 1. Logon to the TCS NextStep Portal here

Step 2. As you are a new user, click on ‘Register Now

*If you have CT/DT Number then, you can directly move to step 5

Step 3. Choose category as ‘IT’ and proceed to fill your details

Step 4. Voila! A pop-up will appear with your CT/DT Number

Your CT/DT Number will be your unique identification number to provide you access to the Courses and evaluation courses in the TCS Launchpad community and other updates on TCS Campus Commune

Step 5. Click here to logon to TCS Launchpad

Step 6. Enter your TCS NextStep credentials (CT/DT number)

Step 7. Select Catalogue on top-right of homepage

Step 8. Subscribe to TCS_Launchpad_FY23 and you are done!

  • What is TCS Launchpad?  

TCS Launchpad is a gateway to limitless growth for soon-to-be graduates looking to successfully transition from Campus to Corporate and work with the global IT Leader - TCS

  • Is this program applicable to India or Global TCS aspirants? 

At present, this program is only applicable for India aspirants.

  • How will TCS Launchpad assist my career growth and transition from Campus to Corporate?

TCS Launchpad offers an array of courses on various programming languages, SME Connects with market leaders, Technology Bootcamps, Webinars, Assessments and Interview Prep series’ to hone your skills and be industry ready.  

  • Do I need to create my profile under 'BPS' or 'IT' to access the TCS Launchpad Offerings?

You are requested to create your profile under 'IT'

  • My TCS NextStep account is locked. How can I unlock it?

A: Request you to directly log on to

1. Click the “Unlock Account & Reset Password” link on the Login screen. You will receive an auto-generated email for resetting the password after 15 minutes.

2. Please do not click on the link repeatedly as every time you click on the link, it will take another 15 minutes to generate the new password and sent to your registered email address.

3. Request you to use a Desktop/Laptop. Please clear the cache, history and cookies and use the latest version of Internet Explorer/Google Chrome

  • How do I access the TCS Launchpad courses and assessments?

It is mandatory to register on TCS NextStep ( to gain access to the TCS Launchpad offerings. 

Once you generate your CT/DT Number, follow the below steps to subscribe and be part of the TCS Launchpad learning community and access courses and assessments. 

Step 1: Click here

Step 2: Enter your TCS NextStep credentials 

Step 3: On the iON page, select ‘Catalogue’

Step 4: Subscribe to TCS_Launchpad_FY23

  • What if I already have a CT/DT reference number? Do I need to register again?

No, you do not need to register again.

  • I have forgotten my CT/DT Reference ID. Where do I get it?

You would have got an email from upon successful registration. The Reference ID would be mentioned in the same. For further queries, you can write to

  • I have incorrectly created my profile under 'BPS'. What should I do now?

If you have incorrectly created your profile under BPS, you will need to create your profile under 'IT' once again using your own alternate Email ID. If you want to get your BPS profile deleted, please send a mail to

  • Do I have to incur any cost to be part of TCS Launchpad?

No. TCS does not charge any money at any stage of process and is also not affiliated with any agent/agency/company charging a fee for any learning or hiring initiatives. 

  • Whom do I contact for any assistance?

For any assistance, please reach out: 

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Toll-Free Helpline No - 18002093111