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Updated 15 Dec 2014
Updated 15 Dec 2014
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Bain & Company.

    Interview Details

    Firstly a CV shortlisiting process on campus. For all the shortlisted candidates, there is a written test(graphs etc.) and a guesstimate. Questions like estimate the no of flights over delhi airport at a given time

    Interview Questions
    • Estimate the number of tennis balls sold in india.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview
  2.  

    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Bain & Company.

    Interview Details

    Applied as part of the campus recruitment process for the position of Analyst at Bain Capability Centre, an off-shore group that provides support to Bain's worldwide offices.

    The Pre-Placement Talk was followed by a CV based shortlist. The selected candidates were then called for a written test at the main office, followed by two rounds of case-based interviews (each round had typically 2-3 interviews).

    Interview Questions
    • Estimate the size of the crocin industry in India in 2020.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Delhi
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Delhi
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Bain & Company in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    3 Rounds of interviews
    including Group discussion
    GD Questions -
    Red Vs Blue
    football in India
    expedition to mars

    Why Do you want to join over other firms ?
    Future plans
    Porter 5 forces Model
    factors related to Setup a BMW factory

    Interview Questions
    • Railway Charges From Montreal to Ontario..
      Revenue of a skating lounge
      Revenue of toll gateway
       
      Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Associate Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Campus Hiring Process, 3-4 rounds of interviews, no separate HR round, the interviews were pretty simple and basic, so no need to panic about the difficulty level, only need to be answer first, structured in your approach.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Junior Information Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Bain & Company.

    Interview Details

    long process.. they try to get to knw you you welll.. lasted for 2 days.. took us out for lunch on both the days... extremely friendly

    Interview Questions
    • no technical questions as such.. they just try to knw you and ur mindset   Answer Question
    No Offer
  7.  

    Knowledge Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Bain & Company in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    Three to four rounds. Lot of grilling. But friendly people

    Interview Questions
    • Puzzles. Little tricky. You have to be analytically clever for them.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Role included more of data sanitizing job which is tedious.

    Declined Offer
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Bain & Company.

    Interview Details

    I applied on-campus for the post of an analyst. The process involved screening of resume and cover letter, followed by various rounds of interviews.

    Round 1: Elimination on the basis of resumes and cover letters. 30 short-listed out of 240 applicants. This was followed by a case-study workshop for the short-listed candidates.
    Round 2: Written round: Critical reasoning and logical flow related questions. Non Eliminative round
    Round 3: 1 or 2 interviews on revenue estimation, market sizing questions, along with a few resume related and HR questions. This was followed by elimination of majority of students. 6 short-listed out of 30.
    Round 4: Case interview on market entry, profit levels, business turn-around situations. This can be followed by additional HR or Case interviews for one or more candidates. Job offers were extended to 4 candidates.

    Interview Questions
    • Some of the case situations presented to certain candidates involved hypothetical situations and extensive number crunching.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    Junior Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Delhi
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Delhi
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Bain & Company in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    there are 3 rounds to the process-please prepare guessestimate questions before going into the interview.
    First is the general aptitude then there is a debate round and finally there is the interview.

    Interview Questions
    • what is the market size of the curtain industry in india   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    the process was well structured and spread over 12 days. it was campus placement which began with resume and cover letter shortlisting.(22 selected out of 190) .next there was a written round non-eliminative,1 round of guesstimates (6 out of 22) and finally a case interview(2 out of 6).

    Interview Questions
    • Why do u want to join bain inspite of a good technical background?   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    SharePoint Administrator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Bain & Company in December 2012.

    Interview Details

    Process was too lengthy. It took me around 1 month to complete the process. several rounds and all rounds were similar (almost) but I must say nice people, nice environment...

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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