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Consider McKinsey as the Next Step in Your Journey

McKinsey brings together an outstanding group of colleagues from a wide variety of backgrounds to help leading organizations tackle their most complex challenges. McKinsey has long been a leader in strategic management and our work in data science, software engineering, machine learning, and change management is growing rapidly.

Over 80% of McKinsey's consultants have advanced degrees in fields outside of business, and as the firm continues to grow and evolve, they are looking for more people like you – experts in their fields – to join their community

Connect with McKinsey Early

Share your CV & tell McKinsey more about your interests. Let them connect you to the people and information that can help you explore our opportunities. If you are completing your degree in 2021, complete your “Meet McKinsey” sign-up here.

Meet McKinsey Virtually, On Your Campus, or Through On-Demand Content

  • Virtual Events: RSVP for virtual events happening now through July.
  • Campus Events: Please RSVP here for events for Northwestern University students such as an Information session and a Women’s Breakfast panel. You can also find events near you on the McKinsey website. Search for your program using the “Find Your University” field to preview our calendar with events and RSVP links. Most events take place from March through July.
  • On-DemandVideo and other materialsCheck out McKinsey's recent video “APD Experience at McKinsey” for an overview of pathways and recruiting for advanced degree candidates.

Meet McKinsey Women

Hear the professional and personal stories of McKinsey APD women consultants, join them for coffee chats, meet a future colleague!  Sign up for virtual and in-person opportunities to connect with McKinsey women through the virtual RSVP or by checking out your local school page events calendar to see what is happening near you.

Join McKinsey at Flagship Workshops to Gain an Insider’s Perspective

  • Insight STEM + Healthcare: In May, McKinsey will host six regional full-day workshops and evening activities, offering an insider’s look into management consulting at McKinsey for PhDs, Postdocs, MDs, and Post-MDs in STEM and healthcare-related disciplines. Learn more and apply.
  • Diversity Connect: This exciting weekend program that was created to meet and support the professional growth of talented Black, African-American, Hispanic, Latino, and/or Native American students who are pursuing an advanced degree. Learn more and apply.

Global Opportunities

As you consider your next steps, McKinsey encourages you to explore the many opportunities that they offer in their 120+ offices.

Their firm is designed to operate as a single global partnership united by a strong set of values. Whether you join as a business analyst in Stockholm, a data engineer in Prague, or an expert in Sao Paulo, you will receive exceptional training as well as frequent coaching and mentoring. From day one you will be involved in meaningful work within a strong global network. McKinsey's consulting roles include what we may consider ‘traditional’ strategy consulting roles, but we are also hiring designers, data scientists, coders, implementation coaches, and many more.

To learn about McKinsey’s global presence and the work they do around the world, visit their website or contact your recruiter to connect with an office directly.

Apply for Roles at McKinsey

When you are ready to apply for full-time or intern opportunities with McKinsey, please use the links below to submit your application.

  • Global Associate (Full-time Role)2021
    Application Deadline: July 12*
    *McKinsey's recommend submitting your application after June 1.
  • MD Fellow Role (Full-time Role) 2021 or 2022
    Application Deadline: July 12
  • Technical/Design Roles
    Campus recruiting for data scientists, data engineers, software engineers, product managers, and advanced analytics roles takes place in early September for both internship and start dates the following fall. Learn more.