The student-run case.study.course at the University of Cologne provides you as a student with a competitive environment that enables you to develop your personality and your managerial skills. The case.study.course has an interdisciplinary approach to develop problem solving abilities, creativity, and soft skills, sometimes using unusual but interesting techniques. In the case.study.course you get the chance to solve business case studies, creativity cases and cases from official competitions. These cases deal with different types of management problems and require great combined efforts. These demands foster your presentation skills and your ability to work in a team while facing a highly competitive situation.

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Once per semester, we start our series of sessions and are always looking forward to meeting highly motivated students. Please feel free to address your application to us!
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With us you can

  • Enhance your analytical thinking and problem solving ability
  • Improve your presentation skills
  • Meet interesting and motivated people
  • Get in contact with highly reputable companies
  • Have an insight into the work of a consultant

Board

Marvin

Marvin

Joined in:
2017
Current studies:
MSc. Finance
Worked in:
Transaction Advisory, Risk Management
Experience abroad from:
Ireland (Dublin), China (Shanghai)
Interests:
Boxing, Fitness, Travelling

Linda

Linda

Joined in:
2016
Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Finance
Worked in:
Process Optimization, IT Consulting, Controlling
Experience abroad from:
Singapore, US (Georgia)
Interests:
Travelling, Surfing, Diving

Christian

Christian

Joined in:
2016
Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Marketing
Worked in:
Pricing, Business Development, Tax Advisory
Experience abroad from:
Portugal (Lisbon), Australia (Sydney)
Interests:
Football, Skiing, Fitness

Bryan

Bryan

Joined in:
2015
Current studies:
Double Master´s Programme in B.A.
Worked in:
Consulting, Audit, Financial Risk Controlling
Experience abroad from:
USA (New York), France (Clermont-Ferrand)
Interests:
Soccer, Tennis, Travelling

Lars

Lars

Joined in:
2016
Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Finance
Worked in:
Automotive, Financial Advisory, Deal Advisory
Experience abroad from:
France, USA
Interests:
Soccer, Snowboarding, Sailing

Johannes

Johannes

Joined in:
2016
Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Finance
Worked in:
Automotive, Financial Advisory, Retail Development
Experience abroad from:
Sweden (Lund), USA (New Jersey), Italy (Milan)
Interests:
Soccer, Travelling

Razi

Razi

Joined in:
2017
Current studies:
PhD in Economics
Worked in:
Central Banking, Financial Services (Portfolio Analysis), Investment Banking (Fixed Income)
Experience abroad from:
Pakistan (Lahore), UK (London)
Interests:
Travelling, Fitness

Cornelius

Cornelius

Joined in:
2016
Current studies:
MSc. Corporate Development
Worked in:
Logistics Strategy, Energy Consulting,
Insurance Process Management
Experience abroad from:
USA, Argentina, France
Interests:
Basketball, Football, Skiing, History

Fabian

Fabian

Joined in:
2016
Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Supply Chain Management
Worked in:
Consumer Goods Startup, Research (Big Data Analytics), Consulting
Experience abroad from:
Canada, Scotland, Greece, Spain
Interests:
Padel, Soccer, Skiing, Travelling

Chairmen

Niklas

Niklas

Study focus:
Diploma (MSc. equiv.) in Latin American Studies
Worked in:
Management Consulting, Diplomacy, Banking
Experience abroad from:
Argentina, Austria, Brazil, USA
Interests:
Travelling, Running, Climbing, Soccer

Max

Max

Study focus:
Diploma (MSc. equiv.) in Supply Chain Management
Worked in:
Management Consulting, Logistics, Telco
Experience abroad from:
Canada (Montreal), US (various locations)
Interests:
Kite-surfing, Sailing, Basketball

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International Competitions

As part of the further development of the case.study.course, it is our goal to compete in international case challenges. In the last two years, we successfully took part in the prestigious Sofaer International Case Competition (SICC) in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Team SICC 2016: Lars Brockmeier, Niklas Hinkel (Academic Supervisor), Johannes Fühner, Max Preuß, Fabian Lorson

 Team SICC 2015: Sophia Reich, David Saxler, Stephanie Ehrenberg and Marc-Philipp Wagner