Yale SOMBelow are MBA admissions interview questions and experiences submitted by Yale SOM applicants. If you interviewed at Yale, we encourage you to submit a report detailing your experience!
Welcome to our new weekly series: From the MBA Interview Archives, where we highlight the most in-depth and insightful MBA interview reports submitted to the Clear Admit Archive! Along with a weekly post, we’re hosting a contest for the best interview reports. Every month, you’ll have a chance to win... Read more »
The following is a Yale SOM MBA Admissions Interview Report from a candidate who recently interviewed at Yale: The interview went really smoothly. It was a blind interview so that the adcom representative had only access to my resume. Basically she wanted to know about my life and how I... Read more »
A recent applicant provided us with their Yale SOM MBA admissions interview questions: There’s a video of Bruce Delmonico explaining the video process, and then unlimited opportunities to practice listening to video questions and recording your answers. Once you’re ready, you move onto the next portion and a 3 separate... Read more »
A recent applicant provided us with their Yale SOM MBA admissions interview questions: I feel a little strange as interviewer didn’t ask me any behavioral questions, just simply ask me my background and future development plan. Most of the time he’s listening to my stories Key questions asked: – How... Read more »
Here is a summary of the round 1 Yale SOM MBA admissions interview questions from an applicant who recently interviewed at Yale: The interview went well. They are really focused on the 30 min constraint. Anyhow, mine was with a second year who had a background in finance (leveraged buyout)... Read more »
The following is a Yale SOM MBA Admissions Interview Report from a candidate who recently interviewed at Yale: My interview at Yale was with a second year student and it was interview blind. The student was very friendly. The interview took 30 min. -Walk me through your resume. -Tell me... Read more »
I think I did fairly well in the Yale Interview. The questions were: 1. What do you think is the most important characteristic for a leader 2. What attributes do you look for when selecting a team 3. Do you think goods such as alcohol or tobacco should be taxed... Read more »
My interviewer told me that the following questions were from a script he was supposed to follow: 1) How did you find and join your current employer? 2) Give an example of a time when you chose to be a team member and not a team leader. What lessons did... Read more »
For my Yale SOM video interview, I was asked the following questions – What accomplishment are you most proud of? Difficult professional decision and how you overcame it? As business becomes more global, culture becomes less important… Agree or disagree
My Yale video interview consisted of the following questions: Einstein quote on knowledge vs imagination. Do you agree? Challenging work experience How would friends or coworkers describe you?