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.


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