A 12-day event co-organized by the Harvard GSAS Consulting Club (HGCC) and the Consulting Club at MIT (CCM), the Harvard / MIT Case Competition offers graduate students and postdoctoral fellows the opportunity to work in teams on a business case under the mentorship of consultants and industrialists. The case is a real-life business challenge posed by the senior management of a selected firm.
Deliver a world-class solution to business challenges faced by an industry leader
Promote teamwork among participants from diverse backgrounds
Provide a networking opportunity to connect aspiring consultants with leading firms
The participants are Harvard and MIT graduate students and postdocs from various disciplines. No prior business or case experience is necessary to participate; this is meant to be a fun learning experience. If you have ever considered a career in consulting, you should join this competition!
Judges & mentors
The judges and mentors are consultants from prominent firms that also serve as sponsoring event partners. As a sponsor, you will increase your brand recognition among Harvard and MIT students in this high-visibility event. As a judge and mentor, you will have the opportunity to evaluate the case-solving competency of the participants for positions in your firm.
The client is a carefully selected company that provides a business challenge which participants analyze, research, and resolve. As a client, you will have the opportunity to network with and hear from Harvard and MIT students and industry leaders as they endeavor to solve your business challenge.