BCom Case Competition

Overview

Registrations for the 2017 BCom Case Competition are now closed.

BComp is a campus based competition designed to complement the international case competition program, providing a greater number of students the opportunity to participate and develop case competition skills.

It offers an opportunity for you to test your business case solving skills, receive training from and network with corporate sponsors and get hands-on experience as a management consultant. Plus the opportunity to win amazing prizes including a share in $5,000 cash, guaranteed interview for the International Case Competition program, and a guaranteed interview for SPP's graduate/internship program.

Who can apply?

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce, 2nd year and above including Honours.

How do I apply?

Thank you for your interest. Applications for the 2017 BCom Case Competition are now closed.

All teams will consist of 4 students: submit 1 application form per team.

We encourage you to enter as a complete team of 4, however if you would prefer you can enter as a team of 2 and we will match you with another team of 2 for the competition.

Stay up-to-date with all things BComp by following the BComp blog.

Important dates

  • Wednesday 26 July: Information Session 1, 12pm-1pm, Theatre 3, Alan Gilbert Building
  • Tuesday 1 August: Information Session 2, 12pm-1pm, Room 1022, Level 1, The Spot Building
  • Monday 24 July: Online applications open at 9am
  • Friday 4 August: Online applications close at 9am
  • Tuesday 8 August: Case Workshop for all registered participants, 6:30pm-7:30pm, Copland Theatre. First Case released.
  • Friday 18 August: First Case submission deadline at 9am sharp
  • Monday 21 August: First Case results communicated
  • Friday 25 August: Crack The Case Workshop for top 15 teams, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Level 2, FBE Building. Second Case released.
  • Saturday 26 August: Second Case preparation and mentoring from International Case Comp alumni, Level 2, FBE Building
  • Monday 28 August: Case Competition Day, 1pm - 8:30pm, Law Building
  • Click here to view the competition program from 2017

Competition Sponsors

SPP (Principal Partner)

SPP is a high-impact consulting firm that partners with senior executives to overcome complex strategic and operational challenges.

From high-growth SMEs to some of Australia’s largest business, SPP works closely with clients across a broad range of sectors to deliver practical results with a tangible outcome.

With offices in Sydney and Melbourne, SPP's customer-focused, agile and highly skilled team brings a rigorous and consistent approach to projects to help clients improve and grow. SPP's work ranges from strategy development, market research, business case development, and inputs to policy, through to the implementation of organisational improvements.

Working with SPP, you will deep dive into projects, gain meaningful insight into industries and clients, and further strengthen your problem-solving abilities and commerciality.

SPP has been a long-term partner of the University through sponsorship of the University Case Competition, employment of undergraduates, as well as being a leading recruiter of MBAs from the Melbourne Business School.

UBS (Major Partner)

UBS is committed to providing private, institutional and corporate clients worldwide, with superior financial advice and solutions while generating attractive and sustainable returns for shareholders.

Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, UBS has offices in more than 50 countries, including all major financial centres, and approximately 60,000 employees. In Australia and New Zealand, UBS provides comprehensive investment banking and asset management services to corporates, institutions and governments by combining local insight and credentials with the firm’s global franchise.

Market Lane Coffee (Local Business Partner)

Market Lane Coffee is a boutique coffee roaster and retailer, born and based in Melbourne. Dedicated to high quality coffee, they source their beans from some of the best coffee growers in the world, and roast them in small batches, always aiming to bring out the finest qualities.

Market Lane Coffee is passionate about customer engagement and education. Their mission is to make good coffee accessible and exciting, simple to understand and appreciate, and easy to brew and enjoy.

Who is this for?

Undergraduate students

Contact

If you have any further questions about this program please contact us.

bcom-case-comp@unimelb.edu.au