There are two types of internships at Bain & Company:
Associate Consultant Intern (ACI) -
Top-performing undergraduate students (typically between their
third and fourth year) at a well-known institution and for master's
candidates considering a management consulting career after
graduation should apply to be an ACI.
Summer Associate (SA) - MBAs or
joint-advanced-degree candidates pursuing an MBA (e.g., JD/MBA,
MD/MBA) at a well-known institution who would like to experience
the real world of consulting while getting insight into what a
future with Bain would be like should apply for the SA role.
However, it's not just about GPAs and Magna Cum Laudes. We're
looking for all-rounders - independent thinkers who thrive as part
of a team. We recognize that everyone is different and everyone
will bring their own unique experiences and perspectives to the
team, but here are the essential skills we'll be looking for...
PROBLEM SOLVING - Strong problem-solving skills may come in the
form of team experience, academic achievement, group involvement or
THE ABILITY TO LEAD - Demonstrated leadership, whether through
work, school or extracurricular activities, frames your application
in a favorable light.
RESULTS DELIVERY - We want to see how you've been instrumental
in making a quantifiable difference to an organization, project or
team's success. And that you're able to present it
PASSION - Passionate people bring energy to client engagements
and to Bain, helping both groups achieve extraordinary