Have an impact and gain real-life experience by solving a real business problem for an A-tier Client, such as Pfizer or Procter & Gamble, whilst getting coached by the most prestigious global consulting firms.
At University, you only get a very limited amount of exposure to the real business world and its problems. We give you the opportunity to have an impact and to gain that real-life experience by solving a real business problem for an A-tier client like Pfizer or Procter & Gamble, whilst being coached by the most prestigious global consulting firms.
We challenge you,
help you to develop your professional skills,
and make you go above and beyond
to transform you into the business leaders of tomorrow.
The Solvay Consulting Club offers you the possibility to work on a real-life consulting project for prestigious companies, such as Microsoft and Pfizer. Our Clients come from various fields and are of all size, from Fortune 500 to Start-ups.
Our Consulting Missions last for 8 weeks. As Student-Consultant you will work with a team of fellow students under the supervision of a Project Manager. Together you will be building an impactful solution for your Client whilst getting guidance by our Partners, namely, Deloitte, Roland Berger, Edge Consulting, Capgemini Invent and Avertim.
During the entirety of the mission, your Team of Student-Consultants will be trained by one of our prestigious Partners. Thus, before presenting your results during the Mid-Term- as well the Final presentation, you will receive impactful reviews and recommandations by your respective Partner. This will ultimately help you, as a Student-Consultants, to present the best recommandations to your Client.
The SCC Academy is a unique and fulfilling one year program that prepares a select team of students to compete in business games organised all around the globe.
This program is at the crossroads of education and consulting, aiming to bridge the gap between the theory discussed in class and the realities of the business world, whilst developing the hard and soft skills necessary to flourish as business leaders.
Solve a real problem for a company like Pfizer, Procter & Gamble or Microsoft. Each semester, the Solvay Consulting Club takes on around 5-6 missions that last for about 8 weeks. Every team of Student Consultants consists of 6 consultants, with the lead of a Project Manager. Finally, 2 presentations will be given to the Client: a Mid-Term Presentation and a Final Presentation.
Business plan, competitive analysis,
Project valuation, activity-based costing,
Market research & positioning, product launch, brand image prospection
Pricing, customer insights
Web & Software development,
Environmental impact study,
The presentations are followed by a networking event, during which we are delighted to answer any of your questions.
To promote diversity and reflect the real consulting-world, we aim to balance out our Teams by recruiting students from a diverse set of backgrounds like Law, Business & Engineering from Solvay, ULB & VUB.
Therefore, the key to being selected is your motivation and academic & extracurricular track-record.
The first half of the mission revolves around analysing your Client's problem with a structured approach.
In collaboration with our Partners, we provide workshops to teach you the necessary Consulting Skills to do so. These workshops also make for perfect networking events, during which you can get to know consulting firms and your fellow Student Consultants.
The Mid-Term Presentation marks the beginning of the second half of the Mission. Based on the findings of your analysis, you build further towards the expected deliverables and start crafting your final recommendation.
During the process, you can rely on further coaching from your Coaching Partner and training on consulting skills by our workshop Partners.
Throughout the Mission span, we provide exclusive workshops, organized our Partners, to all our members. These workshops will enable you to learn new skills, get high exposure as a student, and even receive the opportunity to get an internship and expand your social network.
With our coaching you get the opportunity to be in contact with top consulting firms, get to know the firms, the culture, the people, get to know what consulting is and which consulting skills are essential to deliver a successful Mission.