MBA or other advanced degree

Join our team. We look for consultant and summer associate (SA) candidates who are enthusiastic about problem solving and have a practical perspective to delivering meaningful results. We hire from top business schools and graduate programs around the world, seeking people with the intelligence, the passion, and the leadership, to drive change across organizations—and who also like to have a little fun along the way. Learn more about what Bain looks for.

Who should apply to be a consultant?

We welcome full-time consultant applications from graduating MBAs, JDs, MDs and PhDs. Those conducting postdoctoral research or participating in a medical residency program should also apply. Learn more about the consultant role.

Applications are accepted from September through October. Check with your university's career services office for your application deadline, or visit your university's page.

Please contact us if you have questions about the consultant recruiting process.

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All applicants must submit an online application, indicating the position of interest in geographic preferences. Please check your university's page for specific information.

When applying online, you will be asked to include your resume, cover letter and geographical preference(s). You do not need to send in a hard copy of your materials if you are applying online.

Fluency in English is required.

Once you have applied, you will receive an email confirming your application, which is routed to the appropriate office for review by the local recruiting team. That team will evaluate your application and may contact you to schedule an interview. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications, we do not respond to candidates who are not selected for interviews.