What we do

We are a team of students from various departments (MINT, BWL, Non-Profit, …). We analyze, provide insight and develop ample opportunities for our partners, clients and members.

Our mission is to accelerate the social impact and overall performance of sustainable organizations, and train current talents to become future leaders.


Why we do it

We want to help organizations realize their potential. Our work is based on a mutual exchange that benefits organizations to become more efficient and sustainable, and gives us the opportunity to cultivate our skills. Our teams offer the right combination of expertise, creativity, and problem-solving ability to establish tailored solutions to problems our project partners are facing.

Our vision is to empower people and organizations to create a more sustainable world with every project we engage in.


Why you should join as a consultant

The question is: Why shouldn’t you? We are a community of talented students that stretches across the globe. You will not only get the chance to develop your individual skills in our team with people who share the same values as you. You have the chance to continuously develop your professional abilities through various workshops, expert coaching and direct project experiences.

It is a dynamic atmosphere of growth and opportunity that we want you to be a part of.


What a semester with us looks like

Our consultancy projects last one semester. You can expect an exciting combination of team building, project development and the realization of your sustainable impact. After a successful start and integration, you will either work as a consultant or as a customer success manager in our organization. Be aware, there is the possibility to grow. Become the next leader of the branch and to further develop our sustainable operations.



First step is the online application: submit your CV and fill out our application form. Please try to keep your answers short and simple – there is no need for an essay. As a second step, you will be invited to our recruiting days. We will introduce our organization before you will participate in a group and an individual case. After we have assessed the performance and fit of all applicants, we will contact you about your acceptance in the third step.


Become a member/consultant in the biggest students’ consulting network worldwide.
Combine your theoretical skills in real life cases and contribute to a lasting impact.

We are currently accepting open applications for next semester!


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Do I need to be in a business faculty?
Our consultants have various academic backgrounds from different universities, and we are convinced that this is not only highly beneficial for our clients but also for our student consultants and 180DC network. Although some projects may require business knowledge, many aspects of a consulting project do not. The 180DC Innsbruck team believes that a group of students from diverse backgrounds is essential for a functional and versatile consulting team. We, therefore, encourage students from all faculties to apply.

Can I apply if I am an exchange student and only in Innsbruck for one semester?

After a successful application, will I need to complete a “Fellow-Phase”?
No! 180DC Innsbruck – in opposite to other student consultancies in Innsbruck – does not have a “Fellow-Phase”. Once you have convinced us at our recruiting days, you are part of a team that works together on a project with one of our clients.

Can I apply, although I am still completing my bachelor’s?
Of course! 180DC is a network to provide you with experience and to grow your skills.

Can I apply without any consulting experience?
Yes. Although we do consider previous consulting experience an advantage, a significant proportion of our current team joined with no prior consulting background. What is more important to us is an inquisitive mind, hard work and a willingness to learn.

How many hours will I have to invest in my 180DC project per week?
As a consultant 5-8 hours per week, as a team leader 8-10 hours. It is definitely manageable next to your studies.

How is COVID-19 affecting your operations?
Our assessment center will be held online in order to protect our board as well as all applicants. Throughout the semester, the situation will continuously be evaluated. The current plan would be to achieve a mix of in-person as well as online events. This also depends on the whereabouts of our consultants. If you are not in Innsbruck due to distance learning, this does not automatically disqualify you from applying. Simply let us know in your application!


For further questions, please send an email to [email protected] or contact us via Facebook or Instagram or LinkedIn.


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6020 Innsbruck

Sample of Consulting Projects

  • Sarah Madertoner

    Area: Consulting
    Year: 2021

    Project: Market Strategy Impact Hub Tirol

    "Working for 180 Degrees Consulting has given me the opportunity to work on interesting projects and get to know a side of business I wouldn't have seen at university. I've really enjoyed meeting many motivated and talented people and working in an environment where we can all grow and learn from each other."
  • Viktoria Szilagyi

    Area: Marketing
    Year: 2021

    Marketing Consultant, current Head of Marketing

    "The 180DC Innsbruck family encouraged me to take part in many interesting projects. I've learned how to apply the knowledge I gained at university, as well as how to use different tools when it comes to marketing. I am grateful for the encouraging team, and I am looking forward to the next challenges together."