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!

UTCA Executives 2011-2012


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. 



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.  


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

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”.

Date: Friday December 2nd, 10am – 12pm
: 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


University of Toronto Consulting Association (UTCA) is launching its new blog, featuring a series of interviews with consultants from top-notch consulting firms. In our very first entry, a Recruiting Director/Engagement Manager from McKinsey will be answering questions including those YOU want to ask but did not have a chance to do so!

To participate, please send the list of your questions to  with subject “your name_blog interview question” by Friday, December 9th. Please also indicate in the email your level of studies (undergrad, graduate).

Note: UTCA retains all rights to select, modify, and defer any question to be used in the interview.  All questions remain anonymous and we will try our best to get your questions answered!