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McKinsey phasing out PST in favor of SHL

Someone asked on Mar 19, 2019 - 6 answers

I've been told that McKinsey in the EMEA region is phasing out the PST in favor of SHL tests. Can anyone confirm this?

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Francesco replied on Mar 19, 2019
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Hi Anonymous,

McKinsey indeed moved from PST to SHL in some countries in Europe (eg Italy) although not in all of them; in other regions such as the Middle East and South-East Asia it still uses the PST. I would recommend to verify with HR the current status for the geography interesting for you.

Hope this helps,

Francesco

Joseph Leon Ikhalo replied on Mar 27, 2019

I took the SHL with Mckinsey African Delivery Hub when I applied in 2016.

Anonymous D replied on Mar 27, 2019

In Colombia they have switched from PST to Imbellus AI game.

Anonymous C replied on Mar 21, 2019

I took SHL last month in US.

Someone replied on Mar 19, 2019

Took the PST recently for McK in the Middle East.

Hrag replied on Mar 19, 2019

To my knowledge they still use PST to phase out candidates

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