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A Message From Our Team


Hello, and a warm welcome to BCG at University of Cambridge, which contains information on how BCG connects with Cambridge students. Cambridge is a priority campus for BCG globally and we have alumni in our offices all around the world.

The following pages will provide you with information about upcoming events on campus, the recruiting team, the application procedure for full-time roles and summer internships.

I hope these pages help you decide to pursue a career in strategy consulting with us. I think you will find that BCG has much to offer you, both in terms of career development and life experience.

To get in touch with the London Recruiting Team, please follow this link and message Meghan Bell, the Junior University Recruiter from the London office; and if you have any questions about our international offices, please reach out through our UK International Recruiting Form.

Furthermore, if you are interested in BCG but not ready to apply for a job, please create a profile below and tell us about yourself. If you have previously registered, you may sign in at any time to update any profile information.

Richard Lau
UK University Recruiting Director

Meet Our Team

Richard joined BCG in 2015, having previously worked as a postdoctoral researcher and lecturer. He graduated in Mathematics from the University of Cambridge before completing a PhD in Theoretical Physics at the University of Oxford. Richard is focused in the Energy practice area, with a particular focus on energy transition and the future of mobility.
Richard Lau
UK University Recruiting Director
Claire is the International Campus Recruiting Lead for BCG, having joined the firm in 2017 as part of the Experienced Hiring team. She previously worked at Ocado on their graduate management scheme. Claire holds a Masters in Management and undergraduate Mathematics degree, both from the University of Sheffield.
Claire Eason
London Campus Recruiting Manager
Diana joined BCG in July 2018 and focusses on MBA recruiting from London Business School, Judge Business School and Saïd Business School, as well as other UK universities. Before BCG, she worked in graduate recruitment in Investment Banking and Law. Diana holds a BSc in Management from Cass Business School.
Diana Ly
International Campus Manager
Britt is the International Campus Manager for all UK undergrad, masters, and advanced degree students interested in our global BCG offices! While she recently joined the London office from our Chicago office, she has been with BCG since 2017. Prior to joining BCG, Britt graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelors in International Studies and Political Science.
Britt Blakey
International Campus Recruiting Manager


Each year, University of Cambridge students choose to start their careers at BCG. Attend a recruiting event that's right for you & speak with BCGers on your campus.
Hack the Globe 2023
Kick-Off March 4th; Hackathon March 18th-19th

Join 300+ bright, passionate students in building innovative solutions to the most pressing global development challenges.

This March, Hack the Globe (HTG) returns with the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Microsoft, Google, Deloitte, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, Johnson & Johnson, League of Innovators, Entrepreneur First, Georgian, World Food Programme, Médecins Sans Frontières Canada, and many other leading organizations.

HTG 2023 will be a hybrid event accessible entirely online with a chance to participate in-person at our Toronto and London offices!

Unlike traditional hackathons, multidisciplinary teams will have 2 weeks to scope a problem and formulate an idea for a tech-based social enterprise with the support of topic experts and a dedicated mentor from BCG. Over $4,000 in value is available in prizes, including cash rewards, donation credits, Microsoft Surface Laptops, and entry into startup accelerator programs.

No coding or prior hackathon experience necessary! Put your problem-solving, business acumen, and entrepreneurial spirit to the test!

Apply by January 31st:

UK Advanced Degrees - Mentorship Workshop
Our summer Mentorship Workshop is designed to be an immersive program to help talented students, like you, test-drive the BCG case team experience.

As a Mentorship Workshop participant, you will work within a team to strategically solve a BCG style case in a typical case team simulation to better understand the why and how behind our case work.

During the programme, you'll receive advice on improving your CV, preparing for interviews, and tackling case study problems. You'll also have the chance to ask any questions you may have about a career in consulting or life at BCG.

The Mentorship Workshop will take place in our BCG London office on Friday, June 30th.

Deadline: April 30th

Apply Here
Insight Programme 2023
September 2023 (Date TBC)

Residential Course for First Year Students

Come and take part in our BCG Insight Programme; a two-day residential course for a select number of talented students, set in a luxury boutique hotel in the English countryside.

Through interactive workshops and business case studies you will gain insight into life as a consultant, learn how to approach and solve complex business challenges, and develop core skills that will aid you in your studies and future career. In addition, you will be joined by BCG team leaders and experts who will offer their insight into some of the exciting, high-profile work BCG is getting involved in today.

Applications are open to undergraduate university students who are in their first year of a three year degree or second year of a four year degree. We are looking for students from all fields of study, with an outstanding academic track record, and a curious mind seeking new challenges.

Please apply with a CV before the 19th of March (Cover Letters are optional and not required). We will then review everyone's applications and select a number of candidates for Virtual Interviews.

To apply, please visit the link 

Application Process

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BCG Diversity MBA Fellowships

Pursuing your MBA will undoubtedly be an unforgettable experience, during which you'll be making many important decisions about your career. You may be undertaking an MBA because you’re interested in pursuing new opportunities, whether that is a new industry, function or geography. If consulting in one of our participating offices/regions is something you would like to explore, our fellowship programs may tick all the right boxes.

At BCG we strongly believe that diversity is the key to driving innovation. You can read more on why we believe that unlocking Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is both a social and business imperative here. BCG is proud to offer two Diversity MBA Fellowships: BCG Women's MBA Fellowship & BCG Ethnic & Cultural MBA Fellowship. These Fellowships aim to support and grow individuals who may be currently underrepresented in the business community, namely, women, people of colour, and/or individuals of multi-ethnic or multi-cultural heritage. We appreciate that diversity goes far beyond gender identity, ethnicity and culture. BCG is committed to recruiting passionate, open-minded people of all gender identities, sexual orientations, ethnicities, cultures, abilities, backgrounds, education, and experience and sponsors and supports a wide variety of initiatives.

The BCG Diversity Fellowships will support you with your career path through:
  • Monthly one-on-one coaching from a senior BCG mentor – navigate your MBA and find out why your mentor chose BCG
  • Skill-building webinars and networking events
  • Access to a network that spans industries & oceans

You may also stand the chance to win a €2,500 scholarship! Ready for your next adventure? For more information and how to apply, please visit our Diversity MBA Fellowships website
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