Inst. for Financial Mgmt. & Research, Chennai (2016 - 17)

The selection process at IFMR consists of a Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview.
Feedback – Written Ability Test (WAT)
Average Duration: 25 min.
Word Limit: 500 words
  • Winning UP elections meant BJP can progress with their economic reforms
  • Buyback of TCS Shares means IT Company cannot grow now.
  • NJAC related issue: points for and against
  • Related to Goa election
  • Cyrus mistry and Tata fiasco
Feedback - Personal Interview
Average Duration: 10-15 min
No. of Panelists: 2
Excerpts from Interview 1: Tell me about yourself, Why mba, How will you survive south India, Questions on work life, General questions from profile, Questions on extracurricular activities and learning from them, Which specialization do you want to opt for, Difference between sales and marketing, Sell yourself, 3 different kinds of cell phones, Questions about NGO.
Excerpts from Interview 2: Tell me about yourself, What is your CAT score, Which other colleges have you applied for, Rate yourself as a student, Why MBA, Academic questions, Why didn’t you apply for MBA last year, Questions on Chess (hobby).
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