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Columbia MBA Interview Questions


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  1. Walk us through your resume. What sets you apart from other applicants?
  2. Why MBA? Why Columbia?
  3. What’s your backup plan if you’re not accepted this year?
  4. Why now and why not wait a few more years (especially for young candidates)
  5. What value will you add to your peer group at Columbia?
  6. Which other schools are you considering and why? What will you do if you can't get an admit from a business school this year?
  7. How would you describe yourself as a leader? Describe a situation when you demonstrated your leadership skills.
  8. What are 5 adjectives that describe your interpersonal and communication skills?
  9. Why consulting? What do you hope to learn?
  10. Give an example of teamwork
  11. What do you get excited about? What turns you on? (sports, hobbies etc.)
  12. Describe a time of adversity. How did you deal with it?
  13. Describe a time when you faced an ethical dilemma. How did you react?
  14. Are there any other aspects that you were not able to discuss in the application and would like to bring to the attention of the adcom?
  15. Do you have any questions for us regarding Columbia?