Aberdeen University Consulting Group

The Aberdeen University Consulting Group (AUCG) focuses on four functional areas to give students comprehensive insights and key skills for management consulting. Our holistic approach aims to accelerate students’ careers in management consulting and beyond.

 

 

Engagement

We offer an opportunity to gain invaluable insights and to ask professionals for specific advice through sessions, such as:

  • Speaker nights
  • Networking events
  • Workshops with consulting firms

 

Cases

Solving cases studies is integral in becoming a successful consultant because they challenge your logical, analytical, and creative thinking.  

Learning how to crack a case, enabling you to foster and utilise:  

  • Business and digital acumen
  • Business frameworks
  • Knowledge from courses

Work on projects that matter, giving opportunities to impress potential employers

  • Present results in a case competition to a panel of faculty members and employers in consulting and industry
  • Prepare for case interviews

 

Education

Hard and soft skills enable consultants to be critical thinkers and convincing advisors. We aim to teach students a set of abilities, such as:

Soft Skills:

  • Design Thinking
  • Public Speaking and Presentation Skills
  • Relationship building
  • Human Centered Design

Hard Skills:

  • Working with Excel
  • Data Visualisation
  • Survey Techniques
  • Brainteasers

 

Career

Career guidance will provide a continuous support to current and future applicants

Preparation is key to be a successful candidate. We help prepare students to master the unique application process in management consulting by industry-tailored application documents and familiarisation of case interviews and assessment centres.

 

We are excited about welcoming you to the AUCG. Impact your student journey beyond academics and become a high-calibre scholar by developing a rigorous business mindset.