By solving a real-world case in a time-constrained setting, you will gain research skills, teamwork, critical thinking, and communications skills.
Compete against students from other top US institutions
Solve a real-world case and learn from your teammates, opponents, judges, and client
Network with judges coming from top-tier consulting firms during happy hours
PGCC is proud to host the 2019 PGCC Case Competition. The main event will be held on April 26, 2019, on the University of Pennsylvania campus.
Eligibility: Anybody currently enrolled in a non-MBA graduate or professional degree program (PhD, master's, MD, JD, etc.). No prior case/business experience needed!
Format: This will be a one-day event. You will work in teams of 3-5 students. We will release the case ahead of time and your team will submit your slides to us before your arrive. On the day of the competition, there will be two rounds of presentations with a period of slide revision in between. Winning teams from the first round will proceed to the second round.
Prizes: Top 3 teams will receive a cash prize. 1st place: $1200 2nd place: $800 3rd place: $500 Individual prizes will also be awarded.
Application: The application can be found here. We will only be accepting applications from fully formed teams. If you are an individual looking for teammates, fill out this sheet to find teammates and form a team and then fill out the application as a team. You will be asked to submit all team member's CVs and one cover letter per team. See the FAQs for more information.