Interview Questions By Top B-Schools

Interview questions by top B-Schools

IIM Ahemedabad

What are the three things that you want to ask God if s/he exists.

Have you read the latest budget? What are key highlights of the budget? Profs may take one highlight and ask you to explain the benefits of it.

Why do you want to a MBA after your engineering?

If you were to recommend changes to your current company, what would they be and what benefit would they provide?

IIM Banglore

Do you know what GAFA is ?

Why is it that India has produced a massive number of very successful product managers and not many successful product companies?

What does your name mean?

What is your work schedule like? (The question was directed to an entrepreneur)

Do you think, with the increase in digital payments our privacy is at risk?

IIM Calcutta

You have 5 sentences to tell us about yourself. You may take your time, but only 5, not 6.

Okay can you draw a normal distribution curve?

Do you remember factorization? (Yes) Solve a question.

IIM Lucknow

Did you join any coaching institute for the WAT PI preparation? What training did you get in that course?

What is the difference between the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha?

Do you, on a personal level, do anything related to business?

What are the major socio-political problems of our nation and how will you counter them with your education at IIM?

IIM Indore

Explain the term fiscal deficit in lay man’s terms

What is your opinion on the Union Budget?

Have you done any kind of social work?

What is the difference between engineering and MBA?

IIM Kozhikode

What is Communication?

Mention any three records held by our current cricket captain (to a cricket enthusiast)

FMS Delhi

What are the latest advertisements of Coca Cola?

Convince me that I must drink Kinley water over frooti.

XLRI Jamshedpur

Why do companies train their employees?

Give me one incident at workplace where you thought you had gained your seniors’ trust? Why do you think it was trust? What did you do to earn that trust.

Have you read Mahabharata? What were Krishna’s teachings?

Tell me the major differences between the economic policies of Trump and Xi Jinping.


What kind of surname do you have? Where do you belong to? What is the history of your surname?

Now, tell me about a life-changing experience of yours that is not an achievement.