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Consulting

Welcome to the Consulting Community

This is a community for those interested in Consulting careers, and brings together news, resources and events from the CDO, Clubs, and MIT Sloan community.

  • Overview
  • Sample Companies
  • Sample Job Roles
  • Every year, a large number of MIT Sloan business students, across multiple programs, are recruited for internships and full-time roles in consulting. These firms are looking for students with:
    • Conceptual problem-solving/analytical/quantitative skills
    • Persuasive communication skills and ability to influence change
    • Client relationship skills
    • Intellectual curiosity and ability to learn quickly
    • Adaptable to diverse working environments
    • Project management/prioritization

    As consulting firms hire large classes of business graduates, their recruiting process involves a number of events where representatives meet large numbers of students, and a multi-stage interview process. Recruiting begins early for these roles.

  • Altman Vilandrie • AlixPartners • Analysis Group • Bain & Company • BCG • Cicero Group • co:collective • Cornerstone Research • Deloitte Consulting • EY-Parthenon • Frog • L.E.K. Consulting • McKinsey & Co. • Milliman • Navigant • Roland Berger • Siemans Management Consulting • Strategy& • SY PartnersInternal Consulting: Catalyst Education Lab • IBM • PTC
  • Associate • Consultant • Engagement Manager • Management Consultant • Senior Associate • Senior Consultant

Recruiting Information and Industry Events

McKinsey

BCG

Bain

  • Message from Bain: The APD application deadline will be shared by the end of May 2024. 

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Career Strategies for MBA Graduates Amid Market Shifts

By Georgette Arato, MBA Career Advisor

You went to business school for a career in Consulting. Now, given the challenges consulting firms are facing, including slower promotions and layoffs, you may be pondering your career strategies. 

Adapting to the current …

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Career Successes: Elshan Gahramanov, MFin ’25 – Navigating the Art of Consulting Interviews with Limited Time

This past summer, Elshan Gahramanov, MFin ’25, received an interview for a consulting internship at Boston Consulting Group (BCG). Consulting interviews are known to be intense, and Elshan got invited to the first interview with only two days to prepare. …

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Career Stories: Steve Burt, MBA ’15 – Top 10 Tips and Tools for Navigating a Career Transition from Consulting to Private Equity

After completing his MBA in 2015, Steve Burt, MBA ’15, pursued a career path in consulting, refining his skills and gaining valuable experience. Post-MBA Steve was a consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton in Dubai, working with institutional financial clients, as …

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