Monitor Challenge 2022: International Case Study Competition

Real-life exposure to Strategy Consulting

Are you interested in learning more about a career in Strategy Consulting? Do you enjoy working in an interactive team to approach multidisciplinary business challenges? If so, gain hands-on experience by participating in the Monitor Challenge.

What is the Monitor Challenge?

The Monitor Challenge is a strategy competition organised by Monitor Switzerland, open to students graduating in 2022 or 2023, enrolled in graduate degree programmes in Switzerland. You can apply as a group of 3-5 students and compete on a real-life case with one of our clients. The national competition will take place between 9 and 25 March 2022. As the winning team, you'll be invited to participate in the International Finals, taking place on April 28, 2022, in Paris, France.

Why participate?

  • Experience a challenging team scenario
  • Discover a real-life strategy consulting case
  • Meet and network with the Monitor Deloitte Switzerland team
  • Get a chance to represent Switzerland in the international finals in Paris

Sign up information

  • Student groups from all Master, MBA and PhD programmes currently studying in Switzerland are invited to apply
  • Participants can sign up as team of 3 to 5 people, or as an individual (they will then be grouped with other participants)
  • As part of the registration, students will be required to submit their CVs, which will be screened based on their education, work/internship experience, extracurricular activities, etc.
  • Students who pass the initial screening will receive an invitation to participate in the first round of the competition
  • As of February 2022, the event is planned to take place in-person at the Deloitte office in Zurich, subject to the national public health guidelines and Deloitte policies for external events (2G)
  • Should in-person gatherings not be allowed, any round might be switched to a virtual format
  • During in-person events, participants will be required to present a valid COVID-19 certificate and follow the guidelines on social distancing and wearing masks

Participants must sign up before the subscription deadline, set on 6 March 2022 at 23.59 CET.


  • Sign up must be completed by March 6, 23.59 CET
  • Registered and successfully screened participants will receive the case via email on March 9 by 17.00 CET
  • The case submission deadline is set on March 13, 23:59 CET. Teams must submit their solution via email
  • The finalist names will be released by March 17
  • The final round, Swiss National Finals, will be a full-day event, taking place on March 25
  • The winning team will be invited to participate in the International Finals, taking place on April 28

Join the Monitor Challenge Today!

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