There are certain institutes that conduct different kinds of test after the written one for the final admission. It thus becomes a necessity to have a practice of all-round activities apart from our written preparation in order to get into 1 of our dream B-School!!
There are certain Institutes that also include essay writing, extempore speeches or Presentations on pre-set topics to assess the student oral and written communication skills. S.P. Jain Institute, for e.g., uses a group interview technique. Also, IIM Ahmedabad is known for conducting a case-study session for final slections.
Preparation for a group discussion and personal interview requires effort on two fronts. It is essential to first know what to speak, and then practice on how to present your thoughts. The second part is relatively easy and can be picked up with practice in about a monthâ€™s time. But it is what to speak that is more difficult to prepare for questions can be asked from any sphere.