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Hope you all have a fantastic semester so far, we would like to introduce more consulting related opportunities to you from UTCA and our partners. This will be a long and exciting list!

UTCA Items:

1) Our first blog about interview tips from a BCG Principal/Recruitment Manager is up. Please see here

Stay tuned and we will be posting a new blog soon!

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2) UTCA has extended our network to Mckinsey Business Technology Office (BTO) at Hong Kong. They are interested in accepting resumes of UTCA members with the following qualifications:

- 4th year undergraduate student in Engineering or Computer Science OR last year as a graduate student
- Good record of academic achievements, standardized scores if applicable, especially for Masters students (GMAT, LSAT, GRE etc.)
- Minimum 1 year of work experience in: consulting, technology company, or in a technical role in a non-technology company (ex: software developer at RBC).
- Passion for technology
- Desire to start career in Asia (Hong Kong, China, Korea, Japan, Singapore, India etc.). For any selected country, fluency in local language (ex: Mandarin in China/HK, Cantonese is a plus in HK etc.)
If you qualify the above criteria, complete online resume at https://utconsulting.ca/registration_forms/utca-mckinsey-bto-resume-book-2012/
If your application is selected, an engagement manager from HK Office is available to provide the following,
- basic career advisory regarding management consulting
- educate the attractiveness of Asia market
- referral
- CV advisory
- application reference if appropriate
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3) Nspire – National Business and Technology Conference Case Competition Chair Message:
My name is Alberto Picard-Ami and I am the Chair of the National Business and Technology Conference (NBTC) 2012.
I wanted to extend my personal invitation to invite you all to compete at the NBTC 2012′s Consulting Case Competition. Our competition will be hosted by Deloitte this year, and will include teams from the U.S. such as Yale, Wharton, Northwestern and others. For those of you up for the challenge, I look forward to seeing you and your team at the NBTC 2012. I believe all of you are incredibly strong teams and will enjoy this opportunity. That said, feel free to look up more details at http://nbtc.nspire.org/ or contact me at .
Ticket Sales went live Jan 20. This is an incredible opportunity you will not want to miss out on!
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4) Rotman Commerce – EnVision Conference 2012 
Rotman Commerce Students’ Association is proud to present its signature academic event, the 2012 enVision Conference. On Friday February 10th to Saturday February 11th, 2012, the enVision Conference will take place at the historic venue of One King West located in Canada’s business centre. The conference will feature high profile speakers, interactive seminars and workshops, and professional networking opportunities for students.
For detailed newsletter, please download from here.
Cheers
UTCA 2011/12 Executives
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Hi all,

UTCA would like to present our first blog to provide some insights from consultants at the top management consulting firms. As the 2012 summer recruitment interviews approach, our first blog focuses heavily on interview tips from a BCG Principal/Associate Recruitment Manager.

Please find the link below to our blog and don’t hesitate to email us for any questions/suggestions. Currently, UTCA execs are working closely with McKinsey and ZS Associates to post more blogs in the near future. Stay tuned and good luck with all your applications, cheers!

https://utconsulting.ca/category/blogpage/

UTCA Executives 2011-2012

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Hi all, UTCA made a summary of the deadlines for the upcoming summer internship recruitment at many of the firms. Hope this will be useful for many of you and good luck!

Update Jan 5: Deloitte deadlines

Company Internship Application Deadline Info Session Application Deadline
McKinsey & Co. Jan. 15th, 2012 6:30 pm, Jan. 11th 2012, see note
Accenture Jan. 14th, 2012 N/A
Boston Consulting Group Jan. 10th, 2012 5 pm, Jan 4th 2012,  see note
Bain & Co. Jan. 11th, 2012 N/A
Deloitte Strategy & Operation Jan. 20th, 2012 5 pm, Jan 17th 2012, see note

 

These positions are open to students who will be graduating in 2013. Please submit application online at the firm’s websites accordingly.

Note on info session application:

The info sessions are only open to UofT students and please refer to the UofT Career portal for more detail. 

 

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Event Description:

Registration for the long-awaited 2012 UTCA Business Case Competition is now open! Apply for an opportunity to demonstrate your analytical skills, network with consulting professionals, and win cash prize; and give your second semester a smart start!

This year’s competition is a one-day event on January 14, 2012. If you are one of the 16 successfully admitted teams, you will be given three days to solve a business case selected form the Harvard Business Review and the chance to present your solutions to a panel of judges from Deloitte, Mckinsey, BCG, AT Kearney, and others. Top 3 winners will receive cash prize.

[UPDATE!] UTCA created a form to help individuals who are looking for teammates. Please access here and use it for team forming purposes.

Note: You have agreed to share your contact information to any individual who uses the form and you will be responsible for contacting potential teammates.  

Timeline:

Application Open: Monday, December 8th, 2011

Application Close: Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Event Date: Saturday, January 14th, 2012

Application Process:

1. Join the Universityof Toronto Consulting Association at https://utconsulting.ca/join/

2. Download the full promotion package here and Read the rules of the competition here

3. Create a team of 4 current University of Toronto undergraduate students (full-time or part-time, including PEY students). Students from all 3 University of Toronto campuses and any majors are invited to participate.

4. Download the application form here

5. Send the application to with title “Case Comp Application” by midnight 12 am(EST),Wednesday December 21st, 2011

For selected teams: 

1. Pay registration fee of $60 (per team) to secure your position by cash  or cheque made payable to “University of Toronto Consulting Association” at the Case Prep Session on January 9th, 2011.

2. Attend the Case Prep Session on January 9, 2012

3. Attend Case Competition onJanuary 14, 2010.


Please feel free to contact us at with title “Case Comp Question”.

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Date: Friday December 2nd, 10am – 12pm
Location
: McKinsey Office, 110 Charles St W

Participants: Both undergraduate and graduate students in non-graduating years are encouraged to apply.

The University of Toronto Consulting Association (UTCA) is excited to announce the first Firm Visit of the year. As a part of our joint partnership with McKinsey & Company our members will have the opportunity to visit their offices located at Charles Street in Downtown Toronto, right by University of Toronto.
 

This is an amazing opportunity for non-graduating students who are interested in pursuing a career in consulting to meet recruiters and ask questions before submitting resumes for internship recruitment.

Only a select number of students will be able to attend the session as spaces are limited. If you are interested in consulting and are considering applying to McKinsey in the upcoming recruitment season, please complete the following instructions:

1) Send a copy of your 1 page resume in .pdf file to , copy (CC) .  CGPA must be included in your resume. A statement of interest is optional.

2) Title the email as “Application for McKinsey Visit_ First Name_Last Name”

Deadline for applications is Monday, November 28th, 5pm EST. All emails are date and time stamped electronically.

All questions regarding this event should be sent to  with title “Question: McKinsey Firm Visit”. For information about McKinsey & Co, visitb http://www.mckinsey.com/.

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