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The University of Melbourne branch of 180 Degrees Consulting was founded in 2012. Our aim is to bring together high-achieving and creative students, who are passionate about making a genuine impact to the world around them. We then connect these students with leading non-profits and social enterprises in Victoria. Our consultants then conduct 10-week long projects to assist our clients with their most pressing issues. In doing so, our branch has developed a reputation for innovative, professional, high-quality advice.

Who are we Looking For?

We are looking for highly motivated and achieving students from The University of Melbourne to join us. In order to fulfil our criteria all potential consultants must be able to:

  • engage and communicate in a professional manner
  • critically evaluate problems to find potential solutions
  • work effectively in a dynamic team environment
  • have a demonstrated interest in positive social impact for the community

180DC works effectively by recruiting from a diverse range of backgrounds, bringing together a broad skillset. If you are an active member of the community with bright ideas and a desire to make a real difference with your skill-set, then we encourage you to apply so that we can help you realise your potential.

Why Join 180 Degrees Consulting?

By joining our team we will provide you the opportunity and skills to make a genuine and lasting social impact. As one of our consultants, you will work hand-in-hand with leading Melbourne-based non-profits, tackling their toughest problems as an organisation, and complement the knowledge acquired from your degree with practical work experience. We heavily support our consultants throughout their tenure by our network of Team Leaders, Executives and Mentors from professional management consulting firms. We also run training sessions, social events and networking opportunities to further complement the consultant experience.

If you are passionate about making a genuine impact as a student and are interested in challenging yourself and meeting like-minded, high-achieving students, then 180DC is for you.


How Do I Join 180 Degrees Consulting?

Please head to our official branch website for more information!


University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia

University of Melbourne


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Sample of Consulting Projects

  • Strive Student Health Initiative

    Area: Strategy
    Year: 2017

    Strive is a growing, independent student health initiative with a vision to to improve accessibility to health care for those most in need and empowering them through health education.

    "180 Degrees has been a tremendous help to our organization. Being a young organization, we needed help with good structuring and laying a good foundation. They were very professional and prompt with their responses and engagement. They were very flexible and accommodating with our ever-changing demands. This amazing group of consultants came up with practical and sound suggestions and solutions for our problems and delivered detailed and comprehensive reports. We are very satisfied with their assistance. I would highly recommend them to any other organizations looking for a reliable third party help."
  • Mindfull Aus

    Area: Strategy
    Year: 2019

    Mindfull's purpose is to bring hope & acceptance to those effected by mental illness.

    "The way in which this scope of work was delivered, with extensive and thorough thought and evidence, really exceeded the expectations."


Boston Consulting Group

Nous Group

Bain & Company

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Graduate Student Association