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.


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