The Leading Independent Resource for Top-tier MBA Candidates
Menu


Home » News » Interviews » Interview Questions & Reports » London Business School Interview Questions & Report: Round 1 / Alum / Off-Campus

London Business School Interview Questions & Report: Round 1 / Alum / Off-Campus

Interview was in Mumbai at the office of my alumnus. It was an application-based alumni interview. He knew my goals and background.

LBS interviews are long in nature (~2 hours). The format was – 1 hour of standard questions, 30 mins of presentation on case study, 30 mins of general chit chat.

Standard Qs were on the lines of –
1. Tell me about a time you worked on a team
2. What is your long term goal
3. Short term goal
4. Why LBS
5. Professional experiences (deep into these)
6. Passions and hobbies

I thought the interview went well. There were no random surprises and the interviewer was given a detailed script (he was merely adhering to the list of questions and the script).

I think LBS interviews are far more predictable and I daresay, simpler than the others. You can ‘prepare’ for them. If you interview in R1, your odds are fairly high I’d say.


Preparing for an upcoming London Business School interview? Click here to get the Clear Admit London Business School Interview Guide.

Have an interview coming up?

Get the school-specific advice and strategy, a comprehensive list of sample questions, and in-depth analysis you need to ace your MBA interview.

Posted in: Interview Questions & Reports

Schools: London Business School

About the Author

  • Sign Up For Our Newsletter

    Expert admissions advice and the latest news on top business schools delivered straight to your inbox.
  • Join the Clear Admit community for free and conduct unlimited searches of MBA LiveWire, MBA DecisionWire, MBA ApplyWire and the Interview Archive. Register now and you’ll also get 10% off your entire first order.

    Click here to register!

    Already have an account? .

    Log In

    Please enter your Username and Password

    Don’t have an account? Register for free