Case interviews are a way for consulting firms to test your smarts. Consulting firm are in the business of renting brains. That’s why firms put so much weight on the consulting case question – because it allows them to judge how logically and persuasively a potential consultant (i.e. you) can present a case, in essence, a case interview is a role-playing exercise.

In order to nail the case you need to know both how to prepare and perform. will help answer a lot of your questions and get you started. However, if you want complete case interview preparation you should read Case In Point.


Wellesley College
North Carolina State
University of Minnesota
University of Georgia
University of Arizona
William & Mary
Harvard Graduate School of Public Health
UC Irvine
Harvard Graduate School of Design
UC San Diego
Indiana University
Hult International Business School
Yale School of Management
Williams College
University of Michigan
University of North Carolina
Bentley College
Notre Dame University
Trinity College
University of Buffalo
Carnegie Mellon
Stanford Business School
MBA CSC National Conference
Stanford University
George Washington University
Harvard’s Center for Enterprise
Tufts University
Boston University
University of Virginia
Keck Institute
University of San Diego
Ohio State University
EACE / The Eastern Association of Colleges and Employers, Inc.
Orange County, California Sheriff’s Department Bomb Squad
Boston MBA Consortium
Dartmouth (Tuck)
University of Michigan
Harvard College
Babson College
NACE / National Association of Colleges and Employers
University of Maryland
Pepperdine University
Yale University
University of Florida
Drexel University
University of Chicago
University of Toronto
Brandeis University
Florida State University
Cornell University
UC Davis
UC Berkeley
University of Richmond
University of South Carolina
Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government
University of Pennsylvania
Miami of Ohio
Wake Forest
University of Texas at Austin
Brown University
Rice University
Boston College
Colby College
Harvard Business School
University of Denver
Case Western Reserve University
Georgia Tech