MBA candidates join Bain as consultants. Consultants at Bain take responsibility for tackling the most advanced and difficult problems our clients face, including understanding new markets, helping frame new business models, assessing specific competitor's performance, performing due diligence for acquisition candidates and driving it all to bottom-line financial returns.
Bain actively recruits at a number of colleges, universities and MBA programs around the globe. Before you apply, please review your school's page to see if there is a specific application process for your school. Bain's school pages also provide information on upcoming events and profile Bain employees who are alumni of your university. Use the search box to find your college/university pages. If your school is not listed, or does not require a specific process, please apply using our online application.
We require the following information when submitting your application via our online system.
- Resume/CV and cover letter
- Educational background information
- Work experience
- Office preference
- Relevant test scores
- College transcript (requirement varies by institution)
Once your application is received, the appropriate application committee will review your application.
The interview process at Bain is an opportunity for you to learn more about us and for us to learn more about you. All candidates are strongly encouraged to prepare for our interview process.
The process varies by office, but generally consists of two or three rounds. To review the interview process for your preferred office, please check the local page for that office.