Aringo client accepted to Wharton with a $80,000 scholarship

Aringo client, GMAT score of 650, accepted to MIT!

Aringo's Chicago admission rate is 54% higher than Chicago’s regular admission rate.

Two Aringo clients accepted to Kellogg with $60,000 scholarships

Aringo client, GMAT score of 580, accepted to Harvard!

Aringo's Columbia admission rate is 50% higher than Columbia’s regular admission rate.

Aringo client accepted to Harvard with a $65,000 scholarship

Aringo client, GMAT score of 640, accepted to Wharton!

Aringo's Harvard admission rate is 45% higher than Harvard's regular admission rate.

Aringo client accepted to Chicago with a $140,000 scholarship

Aringo client, GMAT score of 670, accepted to Harvard!

Aringo's INSEAD admission rate is 106% higher than INSEAD's regular admission rate.

Three Aringo clients accepted to Chicago with scholarships of $130,000 each!

Aringo client, GMAT score of 630, accepted to INSEAD!

Aringo's Kellogg admission rate is 90% higher than Kellogg’s regular admission rate.

Two Aringo clients accepted to Chicago with scholarships of $110,000 each

Two Aringo clients, GMAT scores of 660, accepted to Harvard!

Aringo's LBS admission rate is 238% higher than LBS’s regular admission rate.

Two Aringo clients accepted to Chicago with scholarships of $125,000 each

Aringo client, GMAT score of 640, accepted to Kellogg!

Aringo's MIT admission rate is 123% higher than MIT’s regular admission rate.

Aringo client accepted to NYU with a $45,000 scholarship

Aringo client, GMAT score of 660, accepted to Wharton!

Aringo's Stanford admission rate is 114% higher than Stanford’s regular admission rate.

Four Aringo clients accepted to Stanford with scholarships of $20,000 each

Aringo client, GMAT score of 630, accepted to LBS!

Aringo's Wharton admission rate is 66% higher than Wharton’s regular admission rate.

Aringo client accepted to Darden with a $34,000 scholarship

Aringo client accepted to Columbia with a $30,000 scholarship

Aringo client, GMAT score of 640, accepted to Duke!

Aringo client has been offered a $40,000 scholarship to attend Tuck

Two Aringo clients, GMAT scores of 640 accepted to INSEAD!

Aringo client has been offered a $22,000 scholarship to attend Kellogg

Three Aringo clients, GMAT scores of 680 accepted to MIT!

Two Aringo clients have received $25,000 scholarships to attend Wharton

Aringo client, GMAT score of 600, accepted to Duke!

Two Aringo clients have been accepted to Stanford with scholarships of $30,000 each

Aringo client accepted to Wharton with a $50,000 scholarship

Aringo client accepted to UCLA with a $35,000 scholarship

Five Aringo clients accepted to Michigan with a $20,000 scholarship each

 

Common Interview Questions 

THE BIG 9: VERY COMMON QUESTIONS

  • Could you walk me through your resume?
  • Why MBA?
  • Why do the MBA now?
  • Why our school?
  • What are your short term/long term post-MBA career goals?
  • What are your 3 greatest strengths?
  • What are your 2 greatest weaknesses?
  • What do you think will be the biggest concern of the Admissions Committee
     in evaluating your application?
  • Do you have any questions for me?

 

OTHER QUESTIONS

 

Academic Experience

  • What was the most rewarding aspect of your undergraduate experience?
  • What are you most proud of about your undergraduate period?
  • Why did you select this undergraduate major? Would you have changed your
     decision today?
  • To what do you attribute your strong academic performance?
  • In which campus activities did you participate? What did you learn or gain
     from this involvement?
  • Have you ever dropped a class? Why?
  • Which college classes did you like the best/least? Why?
  • Do you think you received a good education?
  • Do your grades accurately reflect your ability?
  • Were you financially responsible for part or all of your college education?
  • How many classes did you miss because of illness, personal business or other
     reasons?

Work Experience

  • Describe your work experience (in general or with specific employers).
  • What did you find most frustrating at work?
  • What kinds of changes would you make at your work if you could?
  • Do you have any opportunity for innovative thinking?
  • Could you describe an incident where you disagreed with a superior? How
     was this settled?
  • What aspect of your job do you most enjoy? Why?
  • Of what accomplishment at work are you most proud?
  • Could you compare your experience in these two jobs you had?
  • If I ask your manager what he/she values in you, what will he/she say?
  • What did you enjoy most/least about position X?
  • Of which three accomplishments are you most proud?
  • What problems have you solved in your previous positions?
  • What have you disliked in your job with employer X?
  • What are some recent responsibilities you have taken on?
  • What do you think it is about yourself that enabled you to earn achievement
     X?
  • Describe a typical workday.

Career Path

  • Why did you leave job A for job B?
  • What will you do if you are not accepted to any of the MBA programs you
     applied to?
  • What will you do if you are not accepted to our MBA program?
  • Why did you choose to do X?
  • Describe your ideal job after completing the MBA.
  • How does your education or work experience relate to your career goals?

Leadership

  • Give me two cases where you demonstrated leadership.
  • How would others describe your leadership style?
  • What do you think is the right way to get things done through others?
  • What would you do if a team member wasn't pulling his own weight?
  • What qualities should a successful manager possess?
  • Have you ever spoken to a group of people? How large?
  • Could you name someone you view as a strong leader? Why?
  • Who are your role models?

Teamwork

  • What role do you usually play in group situations? Could you give an
     example?
  • Do you prefer to work under supervision or on your own?
  • Give me an example of your teamwork experience.
  • Have you worked under deadline pressure? When?
  • Do you prefer large or small companies? Why?
  • What kinds of people do you enjoy working with?
  • What kinds of people frustrate you?
  • How do you contribute to groups?

Personal and Ethics

  • Tell me about yourself.
  • Describe a time when you had to bend the rules a little in order to
     accomplish a goal.
  • What do you like doing outside of work?
  • Tell me about something in your life you would have done differently if you
     had the opportunity.
  • What 3 adjectives would others use to describe you?
  • Can you recall a creative/innovative activity of yours?
  • Tell me about a time you took a risk and what the experience was like.
  • If you were to establish a set of values and beliefs on which to build a
     business, what would they be?
  • Is there anything specific/else that you would like the admissions committee
     to know about you?
  • Define success/failure.
  • Tell me about a time in which you failed.
  • What would you like to change about yourself?
  • Discuss any experience you have had abroad.
  • Describe a life experience that had a strong impact on you?
  • Tell me about an ethical dilemma you’ve dealt with.
  • What do you get passionate about?

Extracurricular / Volunteer Work

  • Have you ever done any volunteer work? What was it?
  • Were your extracurricular activities worth the time you put into them? What
     have they taught you?

The MBA Program

  • What are you looking for in our program?
  • What can you contribute to your class?
  • Why do you think you would enjoy your chosen area of study?
  • What clubs are you considering joining?
  • It's two years after graduation, what three words would your MBA team
     members use to describe you?

Typical “Behavioral Interview” Questions

  • In dealing with a customer, think of your most difficult situation and tell me 
     how you handled it.
  • Give an example of a case when you felt your boss made a bad decision and
     explain how you would have handled it differently.
  • Describe a situation where 20 different things had to get done at once and
     how you handled it.
  • Describe a disagreement you had with your boss. What did he say? What did
     you say?
  • Describe a major problem you have faced on the job and how you handled it

 

Bookmark and Share