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Be aware that the majority of consulting and professional services firms require you to complete online tests. You have to pass these before they even look at your application. Its therefore critical that you practice before hand. You will greatly increase your chances of success. Obtain practice papers HERE

 

 

 

  • Accenture: 8 week scheme from July to August. Find out more about how to prepare for the job assessment process for Accenture here.
  • Accenture Mission Control. Accenture challenges you to demonstrate your skills. Prize includes consideration for their internships or graduate scheme. Runs in June. Apply in Feb.
  • AlphaSights Campus Ambassador. Represent AlphaSights on site. Develop a marketing strategy, manage a budget and implement the promotion of Alphasights through marketing events, materials and social media. A great way to develop valuable business skills. 
  • Aon: 8-10 weeks in length - roles within: actuarial consulting, investment consulting, insurance, re-insurance, financial benefits advisory and risk managment. Find out more about how to prepare for the job assessment process for Aon here.. 
  • Bain & Co (ACI programme): The Associate Consultant Intern Programme is available from a number of Bain offices worldwide. However London is not currently offering any internships. 
  • BCG. The Boston Consulting group offers summer internships. They want an outstanding academic record as well as excellence in non academic pusuits.  
  • BDO (many locations across the UK). The programme runs for 6 weeks from mid July to late August. Practise tailored psychometric tests similar to the ones used by BDO here.
  • Capita Property & InfrastructureProperty & Infrastructuresummer placements for students studying towards relevant certificates, diplomas or degrees
  • Deloitte: They offer a range of summer internships lasting 3-6 weeks. Opportunities exist within; Tax, Audit, Risk Consulting, Actuarial, Real Estate, Consulting and Economic Consulting. You need 300-320 UCAS points. Learn more about Deloittes assessment process and online tests HERE.
  • Dunnhumby. This is a leading customer science company - they analyse millions of customer data to allow them to predict customer purchasing behaviours. They offer a 10 week internship, which is project based. The roles typically are in either data analysis, client leadership, consultancy or product and data development. 
  • EY Summer Internship: 6 week programme working with clients in either Advisory, Assurance, Corporate Finance and Tax. Find out more about how to prepare for the job assessment process of EY HERE.
  • EY Discover Programme. 2 day programme for second year Scottish students providing an insight into tax and audit through interactive workshops, case studies and one-to-one networking opportunities with staff.. Run in offices across the uk.
  • Grant Thornton. Summer scheme last between 4-6 weeks. They run in 20 of their offices in Audit, Tax and Advisory. Practice tailored psychometric tests similar to the ones used by Grant Thornton HERE .
  • Hymans Robertson. 8-12 week summer actuarial consulting internship with this consultancy, which specialises in actuarial, pensions, risk and investment advice. You will get hands-on experience in a fully operational client-facing team, working with consultants at all levels of their careers. You require Maths A level at grade B or higher. They have offices in Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow and London.
  • IBM (Extreme Blue): A very different summer internship. You’ll work in a team with 3 other students - one business student and three technical students. In these teams your challenge will be to develop the technology and business plan that will bring a new product to life for IBM in 12 weeks. There are business roles for people studying a business degree and technical roles for those studying a technical/scientific/numerical degree, with an aptitude for programming. Practice tailored psychometric tests similar to the ones used by IBM HERE.
  • KPMG. The programme runs for 4, 6 or 8 weeks depending on the area. Business areas include; Audit, Public Sector Audit, tax, pensions, tax technology and Advisory. The later includes Business consulting (management consulting, risk and regulation and strategy), financial advisory (forensic and transactions & restructuring) and technology consulting (advisory and solution specialist).  Learn more about KPMG's assessment process and online tests here.
  • McKinsey: 8-12 weeks available across most global offices. Practice tailored psychometric tests similar to the ones used by McKinsey HERE.
  • Mercer: 8 week programme offered across many UK locations in Outsourcing, Retirement, Risk & Finance and Investment Consulting. Learn more about Mercers assessment process and online tests HERE.
  • Oliver Wyman: 2-6 months giving you a taste of strategy consulting. They also offer a 10 week summer internship programme working on client or research projects. Practice tailored psychometric tests similar to the ones used by Oliver Wyman here.. 
  • PWC: 6-8 weeks in one of the following areas: Assurance, Actuarial, Consulting, Financial Advisory, Tax and Technology. Practice tailored psychometric tests similar to the ones used by PWC HERE.
  • RSM ( formerly Baker Tilly). Internship opportunities exist for up to 3 months in audit, tax, consulting, risk advisory, corporate finance, accounting and IT. You will receive structured training in all areas. They have 35 offices throughout the UK. You’ll need a minimum of Grade C in English Language and Maths GCSE, 240 UCAS and predicted at least a 2:2 degree to apply (or equivalent). Practice tests similar to the ones used by RSM HERE
  • Smith & Williamson6 weeks in the Tax or Business Services Division. 
  • The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). The Summer Associate Programme is 8 weeks in length and you will work as a full time member of a case team.  
  • Wills Towers Watson. 6 week programme during July and August across Uk offices in the areas of Benefits, Risk, Financial Services and Talent & Rewards. 
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