Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students

Management consultancy

This page focuses on management consulting. This is a very competitive area of work that attracts large numbers of students.  

Your next steps

If you have questions about your plans, talk to a member of our team.


Websites and key publications

  • Association for Project Management (APM) - information on careers and vacancies in project management
  • The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) - information about becoming a chartered manager, training, development and qualifications 
  • Grad Interview Prep - List of London consultancies with graduate intake, salary information and Glassdoor rating.
  • Inside Careers - produce a booklet Management Consultancy - copies available in the office while stocks last
  • The Institute of Consulting (IC) - the professional body for consultants and business advisers. They offer information on relevant qualifications as well as news and research on the sector, but most parts of the site are only accessible to members
  • The Management Consultancies Association (MCA) - has a careers in consultancy section with case studies, job vacancy service and a careers advice section with frequently asked questions   
  • Prospects - for a professional insight into the careers in this industry
  • TARGETjobs - graduate career information and vacancies. They also produce a booklet called Management Consulting which you can download or pick up a copy from our office while stocks last

Careers and Employability Service

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