TARGETjobs black logo
City scape

Interview Questions


"I was asked why I wanted to work in consulting, why I applied for Parthenon and why I did economics and management. Then I was asked to describe my best and worst qualities."
Intern, London
"I had an exercise where I was sizing the market for bicycle helmets and calculating the payback period for a new school."
Intern, London
"Which of the firm's qualities do you feel is the most important and why? What achievement are you most proud of?"
Intern, London
"I had to develop a market entry strategy for a foreign university opening a new campus in the UK."
Intern, London


"I was asked the typical fit questions you may expect plus a few market sizing questions. I did some opportunity evaluation for different case studies."
Intern, London
"I was asked: why Parthenon? Why consulting? Market sizing and strategy cases."
Consulting, London
"I was asked about my motivations and some general market sizing questions."
Intern, London
Our 'Inside Buzz' reviews are the comments and views of recent graduate recruits, giving you a view of what it may be like to work for an organisation. Copyright of all TARGETjobs Inside Buzz material lies solely with GTI Media.