Additional McKinsey PST practice tests?

Anonymous B asked on Jul 24, 2017 - 9 answers

Does anyone have additional practice tests for the McKinsey PST? I've done A,B and C available online and would love to have a little more practice.

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Tania replied on Jan 19, 2018
Experienced consultant looking for case partners to practice with - t*****@l***.com.au

Hi, I have an additional PST I can share. If you send me an email at t*****@l***.com.au I will respond with the PST attached. Tania

Dear Tania, my name is Ben. Thank you for sharing your email here. I have sent you my email about the request for McKinsey PST materials. Please kindly check it. Thank you. — Ben on Feb 11, 2018

Hello Taina, i would appreciate if you can share the materials with me too, i have the exam in a week. my email is: e***********@g****.com ...thanks in advanced. — Eman on Aug 05, 2018 (edited)

Hello Tania, I can't seem to see your email address. Could you please share with me via p*********@g****.com. Many thanks. — Jada on Feb 11, 2019

Hi Tania, I was wondering if you can send me the PST materials at a*******@u****.edu. Thank you in advance! — Angela on Mar 26, 2019

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Hi,

  • Consulting Guru and MConsulting prep are easier than the actual PST (I have the versions that they were selling 3-4 years ago). Good to practice but can't predict the success.
  • Victor Cheng's tests are harder in Math (lot's of calculations), so if you do them, you'll be fine with an actual test.

Also pls note that stress is an important factor and you'll score at least 2-3 points lower on a real test, so it's better to use harder tests. Thus Cheng works better.

Best!

Victor Cheng's test are the same as consulting guru's test. He has a partnership with consulting guru. — Odufa on Jan 29, 2019

Originally answered:

McKinsey PST - extra materials

Anonymous replied on Feb 12, 2018

Originally answered:

PST Prep Material

Viktoria replied on Oct 09, 2017

Hi, I have several versions of McKinsey PST test - let me know your email, will be happy to share.

Best,

Victoria

Thanks a lot Victoria. My email is D******************@g****.com — Despina on Oct 09, 2017

Hi Viktoria, I dropped you a personal message. Would be great if you could share with me the PST tests. Thanks. — Boon Lim on Dec 18, 2017

Thanks alot victoria could you please share with me? My email is o********@a*******.edu — omar on Sep 25, 2018

Hi Victoria, could you please send the tests to me as well? My email is h************@g****.com — Hasan on Nov 01, 2018

Hello there Viktoria! Can you please send it to me at s***************@g****.com? shelynsforzando7 at gmail dot com, in case my email did not show up here. Appreciate it so much!!! — Shelyn on Jun 25, 2019

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Problem-solving test

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Originally answered:

PST Prep Material

Anonymous E replied on Oct 09, 2017

Hi Despina,

Congrats on passing the CV screening process. May I know how you managed to get fast tracked? Because I'm aware that the London office PST rounds are only mid November.

Thanks in advance!

Hello. I haven’t really been fast tracked. Feel free to send me a message and we can discuss. — Despina on Oct 09, 2017

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McKinsey PST Practice & Advice

Krislyn replied on Aug 26, 2017
Preparing for McK case interviews. Looking for London-based case partners who can commit 4+ hours a week

Heyya, what's your email address?

Hi Krislyn - Would it be possible to share the prep material with me? My email is d******************@g****.com — Despina on Oct 08, 2017

Hello, Krislyn. Could you please send me too? n**********@m***.ru. Thank you! — Serik on Nov 09, 2017 (edited)

Hi Krislyn Can you please share with me the prep material? My email is a***********@a*******.edu — Abdelrahman on Jan 19, 2018 (edited)

I know I am late, but can someone please send me any good material about the PST? a***********@g****.com and thank you — ِAhmed on Mar 10, 2018

Hi all, could you please share with me the PST samples? My email is o********@a*******.edu — omar on Sep 25, 2018 (edited)

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