BCom Case Competition

Solve an existing business challenge, learn from corporate sponsors and get hands-on management consulting experience.

BCom Case Competition students

The Bachelor of Commerce Case Competition (or BCom Case Comp) offers an opportunity to test your business case-solving skills, receive training from and network with corporate sponsors and get hands-on experience as a management consultant.

Registrations for the 2020 BCom Case Competition have closed.

What could I win?

Some amazing prizes are up for grabs, including a share in $6,000 cash, a guaranteed interview for the International Case Competition program*, and a guaranteed interview for SPP's graduate/internship program*.

*Interviews for the International Case Competition program and SPP's graduate/internship programs are subject to change as a result of COVID-19.

Who can apply?

Teams consist of four students enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce, second year and above including Honours.

Participation in this competition is subject to the acceptance of the Competition Terms and General Rules and Regulations. All team members must read and agree to the Competition Terms and General Rules and Regulations, prior to registering.

Matthew Butera (far left), with his winning teammates.

“Just have a go. Even if you have no idea what you are doing, participating in BComp will be a huge learning experience. Structured thinking and the lessons learnt from working under pressure will be valuable in any career path you go down.”

Matthew Butera, BCom Case Competition winner 2018

Read more about Matthew's experience


Registrations for the 2020 competition have closed.

2020  BComp Partners

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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 to some of Australia's largest businesses, SPP works closely with clients across a broad range of sectors to deliver practical results with a tangible outcome. SPP brings a customer-focused, nimble and highly skilled team with a rigorous and consistent approach to projects to help clients improve and grow. Their work ranges from strategy development, market research, business case development, and inputs to policy, through to the implementation of organisational improvements. SPP has been a longstanding partner of the University of Melbourne through sponsorship of the University Case Competition, employment of undergraduates, as well as being a leading recruiter of MBAs from Melbourne Business School.

The 2020 BCom Case Competition prize money was made possible thanks to support of SPP.

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UBS (Major Partner)

UBS provides financial advice and solutions to wealthy, institutional and corporate clients worldwide, as well as private clients in Switzerland. UBS' strategy is centered on our leading global wealth management business and our premier universal bank in Switzerland, enhanced by Asset Management and the Investment Bank. The bank focuses on businesses that have a strong competitive position in their targeted markets, are capital efficient, and have an attractive long-term structural growth or profitability outlook. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, UBS has offices in 52 countries, including all major financial centers, and employs approximately 60,000 people. UBS Group AG is the holding company of the UBS Group. Under Swiss company law, UBS Group AG is organized as an Aktiengesellschaft, a corporation that has issued shares of common stock to investors.

The 2020 BCom Case Competition case design was made possible thanks to support of UBS.