Are you on board? Embrace your curiosity and join us for an unforgettable adventure!


Beyond expectations.

Rest assured it's not all work and no play! We have designed interactive skills workshops to boost your personal capabilities and enhance your problem-solving skills through effective teamwork.

An exciting balance of work and fun awaits you. Picture yourself challenging your limits during a team building activity at the lake, where you will bond with peers and create lasting memories.

Savor the essence of la dolce vita with delicious food and good company, and take the opportunity to connect on a deeper level with our BCG’ers and fellow students.

Beyond curiosity.

Welcome to BCG al Lago, the unique three-day event in the Mediterranean part of Switzerland!

On this journey, you and your peers will collaborate with a local company on a strategic topic. In teams, you will devise innovative solutions to enhance their business and present your ideas to their leadership.

Our BCG’ers and coaches will facilitate different workshops, helping you to refine your case-solving and teamwork skills while fostering your personal growth.

Wednesday, October 2.
BCG: Dream Big.

We will welcome you to our BCG office in Zurich before heading to Ascona.
In the evening, enjoy a delicious Mediterranean dinner and connect with fellow students to create memories that will last a lifetime.

Thursday, October 3.
Teamwork Is Key.

Get ready for an exciting day of teamwork and learning. 
Dive into the case study, apply your creative skills, and enjoy a fun activity at the lake. Later, unwind with an apéro and dinner, followed by a party night.

Friday, October 4.
Unleash Your Brilliance.

Today is the day! It's time to present your final recommendations to our client, showcasing your problem-solving skills.
We will close off our event with a goodbye lunch and then travel back to Zurich.

How to apply.
This event is open to all Swiss university based Bachelor's, Master's, and PhD students in their third semester or upwards. The application process is set up in two different steps.
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Make sure to apply with your CV, high school grades, and university transcipts by the latest on Thursday, August 15, 2024.

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On Friday, August 16, we will send you an email with instructions for a video interview. 
You have until Monday, August 19, to complete the interview.

Let's bring your CV to life by you showing us who you are!

​​​​Timeline application BCG al Lago

Application deadline.

Thursday, August 15.

Video interview.

Friday, August 16 until
Monday, August 19.

Feedback on application.
Friday, August 30.

Curious? Have a look at last year's edition.

Have a look at last year's edition of BCG al Lago.

Meet your personal BCG al Lago coaches.

Reach out to our team.

Tania Fisler.
Talent Acquisition Senior Specialist
BCG Zurich
Alexander Knospe.
Talent Acquisition Specialist
BCG Zurich