July 27, 2019

Become a consultant


The year is divided in two consulting cycles: Summer and Winter cycle, respectively. Each cycle is divided into the following periods:

Summer Cycle 2022

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FAQs - for students

We try to keep the 180 semester going as best we can, but there are some restrictions due to COVID-19. Therefore the semester will be held online in large parts, e.g. workshops. Depending on the current situation we also arrange personal meetings in small groups.

We take in consideration previous work or volunteering experience, focusing on the applicant’s ability to work in team, engage with others, and overall excitement when it comes to causes we support.

Your tasks and responsibilities differ slightly depending your role. As a Consultant you are active part of one client project team and you contribute with your knowledge and expertise to the consulting project. As a Team Leader you additionally take responsibility for the management of the project. You will coordinate the other team members and be the contact person for the client and the 180 DC Board.

After a short screening online call, you will be invited to attend our assessment center where we get to know you in person. We analyze how you interact with your potential colleagues during our case studies and are also happy to answer any potential questions you may have.

We strive for diversity and welcome all applicants, regardless of color, race or sexual orientation. The study background is not important for us, we only require that you are open-minded, curious and share the same passion that we have for our causes.

Your time commitment will be spread between meeting your team in person, visiting your client, and attending our workshops and events. In general, your weekly time commitment would be in the range of 8 to 10 hours per week.

You will be invited to join us as consultant or team leader for next cycle. The most dedicated consultants are encouraged to join our board and help shape the future development of 180DC Hamburg.

180 Degrees Consulting is a volunteer student organization. You will therefore not receive any monetary compensation. However, you will develop new skills, gain valuable insights and expand your network.