A STUDENT-RUN CONSULTANCY

The Consulting Academy challenges passionate students beyond their academic curriculum. Students are enabled to apply their theoretical knowledge from university and gain practical work experience while studying, preparing them for the job market. The Academy is run and managed by students therefore each member has a responsibility in running the firm. Members develop skills that go beyond their own field of studies through trainings and passion shared by other interdisciplinary students. This unique environment sharpens talent at an early stage and fosters an entrepreneurial mindset.

OUR OFFER

Get in touch with interesting companies and build a meaningful network for your career

Work on challenging consulting projects and put theoretical skills into practice

Get quality trainings like Project Management, Presentation Skills, Design Thinking etc

Work in a diverse team of like-minded and ambitious students

Gain valuable insights into the consulting world

Participate in workshops, learn and have fun

YOUR OFFER

Administration and organization in teams

Self-initiative and Commitment

At least 10 hours a week

YOUR JOURNEY TO MEMBERSHIP

HOW WE DO OUR CONSULTING PROJECTS

PARTICIPATION BEYOND PROJECTS

Besides consulting projects, you will be involved in The Consulting Academy’s internal life and decisions. We have regular meetings to work in the different fields within the organization to push The Consulting Academy to the next level. You choose the department you’re most interested in:

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Who can join the Consulting academy?

Students of all disciplines and at every time regardless of their study progress studies can join The Consulting Academy. There is no explicit restriction to economic studies. We believe that heterogeneous and interdisciplinary teams foster more innovative problem solving and create an exceptional working environment.

Is prior knowledge required?

No, you don’t need any experience regarding the consulting business. Contributing the knowledge that you have gained during your studies is sufficient to start from. Internal trainings will additionally make sure to give you the expertise at hand that you might still be lacking. Furthermore, there are many experienced members who are happy to share their knowledge with you.

What can you gain from joining the consulting academy?

Our vision is to offer you an opportunity to expand your personal and professional skills. We provide you the opportunity to apply your theoretical knowledge from university and gain practical work experience. This will not only strengthen your soft skills but you will further help you build a professional network. We believe that joining a student run-consultancy is not only a unique experience for you but also puts you in a unique position on the job market.

What do we expect from you?

We expect your active commitment and motivation. As we are completely student-run, there are also various internal tasks which need to be fulfilled to enable the execution of external projects. Thus, individual self initiative, resilience and willingness to take on tasks and responsibility are essential. An independent way of working, team spirit as well as being up for taking on new challenges is very important to us.

How do I apply?

In order to apply, you have to submit your resume and a letter of motivation. Click the Join Us tab below to check if applications are open. All updates concerning the recruitment dates are done on our social media pages. Connect with us.

Will I get paid for my work?

Internal work is not compensated. However, if you conduct external projects, you will get paid (except for pro-bono/ social projects).

For more information:

Contact Alusa : 0701214663

mhr@theconsultingacademy.co.ke

Alusa

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