Welcome to 180 Degrees Consulting IIT Madras!

Founded in 2016, 180 Degrees Consulting IIT Madras is committed to providing high quality and affordable consulting services to non-profit organizations, social enterprises and socially minded companies. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras is India’s No. 1 engineering institution (NIRF Rankings 2018, Govt. of India). At 180 Degrees Consulting IIT Madras, we connect the untapped capabilities of students from India’s premier technical institution with the unmet needs of socially conscious organizations. Our student consultants belong to diverse backgrounds including engineering, management and social sciences. We employ a very demanding selection process to recruit our consultants. Upon selection, they undergo rigorous training and expert mentorship. Finally, they spend their time studying the challenges the clients face and formulating innovative, practical and sustainable recommendations in order to help them achieve greater social impact.

Do you have a potential consultant in you?

We are looking for highly motivated students from IIT Madras who can:

  • Engage and communicate in a professional manner
  • Critically evaluate problems and find solutions
  • Work effectively in a dynamic team environment
  • Demonstrate a genuine interest in the positive social impact

We recruit students from a diverse range of backgrounds to bring together a broad range of skills. If you are an active member of the IIT Madras community with bright ideas and a desire to make a difference, then we encourage you to join us and realize your potential.

Leadership Team 2019-20 180 DC IIT Madras

Why join 180 Degrees Consulting IIT Madras?

By joining our team, you get an opportunity to make a lasting and significant social impact. A network of team leaders and consulting directors constantly guides our consultants to ensure quality. Our consultants undergo professional training following which they are assigned a case which gives them first-hand experience in the consulting industry. If you want to work with non-profit organizations whilst getting to meet interesting people from around the world, then 180DC is for you. Know more about why you should join 180 DC here.

The recruitment process for consultants at 180 Degrees Consulting IIT Madras for 2019-20 would be done on a cyclical basis. However, we might invite applications from IIT Madras students to work on specific projects from time to time. Stay tuned for more details regarding our on-campus information sessions. Check for applications here.

If you have any questions feel free to contact us at iitmadras@180dc.org or 180dc@smail.iitm.ac.in and follow us on Facebook to be the first to know about our recruitment in next year! If you are a student at IIT Madras and want to apply to be a part of the 180 DC Team on campus, please contact our Director of Talent Management, Mayur Joshi (mjoshi@180dc.org)

If you are a non-profit or a social enterprise and want to know more about our client engagement process and the consulting services that 180DC IIT Madras offers, please contact our President, Akash Kumar (akashk@180dc.org).


Indian Institute Of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Phone: +91 8428317499

IIT Madras


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