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IIM Lucknow (2012-2014) Interview Experience

So, finally I have decided to give a detailed account of my interviews with my answers, hopefully it will help a few and also help me remember what happened on these days.....So, to start with, here I give my account of the IIM Lucknow interview :Venue: Bangalore All of us were divided into groups of 10, for the WAT (written ability test or the essay writing) and GDIt was announced that the essay would be for 15 mins. And then the GD on the same topic for 13.5 minutes (whatever that means J )The topic was : “Inflation is as violent as a bugger, as threatening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hitman.”I tried explaining the three aspects as given in the topic, e.g. the robber robs you of money by taking it away.. Inflation robs you by reducing the value of money with you.. etc.The GD was a very peaceful one, as we tried to stick to the topic and not start giving some useless statistics (which happened with another group)... it was a nice discussion where everyone had something to…

IIM Ahmedabad (2012-2014) Interview Experience

So today I will post the experience of the interview, which gave me sleepless nights JThe IIM Ahmedabad process did not involve a GD, there was an essay though for which 11 minutes (1minute for thinking and 10 minutes for writing) were given.The topic of essay was “The sate of poor health care in India”.I tried touching upon the reasons (lesser funds, corruption leaking the funds), consequences (poor quality of life, poor hit the most who need it the most) and solutions (such as greater public private partnership) briefly. 10 minutes mean you hardy have time to do much.A word of caution: IIM A was very particular about things, such as not having mobile with you, so that should be followed strictly.Then came the interview, I guess I was 5th to be interviewed, it really helps to have some off the topic chats with the people around, keeps you your natural being.So there were 2 panellists, 1 very young, the other one was young too, so i’ll call them the prof . on the left (LP) and the pro…