Graduate personality questionnaires can be defined as a tool used to assess the personality traits of a graduate individual. These questionnaires are composed of very simple scenario based questions and help in revealing the personality, mental strengths and weaknesses of a person. These tests or questionnaires are used to judge the capabilities and suitability of a candidate in a graduate level course.

Sample Graduate personality questionnaire:

Q1. Which of the following do you prefer? Choose   two options.

  • Lab based study
  • Classroom study
  • Group studies
  • Individual studies
  • Interactive training sessions

Q2. When you are asked a question, which of the following best describe your response?

  • I respond very quickly and try to improvise
  • I do not answer the question until I am absolutely sure about the answer.
  • I hesitate to speak even if I know the right answer

Q3. You feel motivated in which of the following scenarios?

  • Performing well individually
  • Helping the team to achieve the goals collectively

Q4. Which of the following best describes you? Choose at least two

  • Realistic
  • Imaginative
  • Observational
  • Open minded
  • Organizational
  • Persuasive
  • Persistent
  • Sincere

Q5. Do you believe in exploring every possible way to solve a problem and feel restless until you find a solution?

  • Yes
  • No

Q6. Have you ever succeeded in bringing others to your viewpoint when initially everybody disagreed? Narrate the whole incident?


Q7. Are you able to recall the facts and figures easily?

  • Yes
  • No

Q8. How often you come up with unique and creative ideas?

  • Quite often
  • Sometimes
  • Occasionally
  • Never