125 MBA Interview Questions By School

UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA students take part in an Analytical Skills Workshop (ASW) over the summer. Students receive academic preparation in microeconomics, finance, statistics and financial accounting.


Indiana University (Kelley)

Who was the best leader you worked for?

If you had to pick an ideal team, what qualities would you look for in the teammates?


University of North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler)

What is the difference between leader and manager?

Do you like basketball?


USC (Marshall)

What is something I wouldn’t know about you from just reading your application?

Why LA?

What do you hope to gain from the program?



Why did you choose to work abroad, what culture conflicts and learnings did you have in this experience, and what stereotypes did you break in this experience?

Outside of work, what passions do you have?

What interactions did you have with INSEAD alumni or current students?


London Business School

What are you doing now to achieve your post-MBA goals?

Tell us about your international experience…


Washington University (Olin)

How did you hear about Wash U, and why the Olin Business program specifically?

A global trend that I’ve implemented in my business/ job?

How do you define success?

Tell me about an ethical challenge you faced and how you overcame it?

What are 3 things you look for in an MBA program?


Georgetown University (McDonough)

Tell me about a time that you had to be less involved in a project.

What’s the best piece of constructive feedback you’ve received from a manager?

Tell us about your global experience. What were the positives? Negatives?


University of Cambridge (Judge)

What do you feel is the most significant invention over the last 10 years?

Tell me about a time in which you changed your mind after hearing the opinion of others.

Tell me about a time in which you were a contrarian.

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