Each year students from the College of Business at Florida International University proudly participate in a variety of case competitions at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Case competitions convert classroom experiences into “real-world” learning opportunities for students, faculty and university business partners. Enhance your presentation and networking capabilities. You can even win meaningful cash rewards!
The ACG Group
The Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Cup is designed to give students from leading graduate programs across the country real world experience and invaluable insights into mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, financial advisory and private equity. The competition begins with on-campus informational sessions and culminates with ACG Cup competitions nationwide. Learn more.
The AMA Case Competition is a semester long event that brings together top marketing students to work on a marketing challenge submitted by a sponsoring organization. The Case sponsor provides a detailed marketing problem for which it is looking to gain the perspective of AMA’s best students, who will compete by developing a marketing strategy in a nationally recognized competition. Learn more.
CFA Institute Research Challenge
The CFA Institute Research Challenge is an annual educational initiative based on the Investment Research Challenge originally developed by the New York Society of Security Analysts. The Challenge is designed to promote best practices in research among the next generation of analysts through hands-on mentoring and intensive training in company analysis. The Challenge complements university curriculum by simulating a ‘real-world’ experience of equity analysis. Learn more.
The Consortium of Undergraduate International Business Education (CUIBE) is a consortium of schools and universities with undergraduate International Business programs who wish to facilitate best practices in International Business education. The CUIBE-Northeastern University International Business Case Competition is hosted by Northeastern University’s International Business Program. Each fall, 16 teams consisting of four undergraduate students, each from the nation’s leading business schools, converge on Boston to participate in this exciting two-day event. Learn more.
FanTAXtic is an issues-based tax case study competition that focuses on a hypothetical, real life scenario. This year’s competition requires student teams to engage in a simulation exercise, role-play with Deloitte professionals and make a presentation in Deloitte office telesuites. It offers opportunities for networking with tax professionals and a chance to compete in a national event at Deloitte University. Learn more.
Global Bilingual Sales Competition (GBSC)
The FIU College of Business’ Global Bilingual Sales Competition (GBSC) is the only sales competition of its kind in the world, bringing student competitors from across the globe to compete in both English and Spanish. The need for bilingual sales representatives, key account managers, and sales managers by local, national, and worldwide organizations is rapidly increasing. The vision of the FIU-GBSC is that it continues to serve as a venue for Spanish-English bilingual students and educators in developing a global salesforce. Learn more.
Intercollegiate Graduate Case Competition
Hosted by the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida, this marathon competition tests collegiate teams’ abilities to quickly read and understand a case, research the company in question, and prepare and present a strategic plan for the company, all in less than 24 hours! Learn more.
Johnson & Johnson University Case Competition
Each year, Johnson & Johnson sponsors the annual University Case Competition on ten campuses across the country. The winning team from each university travels to J&J headquarters for an all-day networking event and a chance to compete head-to-head with teams from the 10 participating universities. The competition is a semester long event that brings together top business students to make decisions that build and support a holistic business strategy. Learn more.
The KPMG Association of Latino Professionals in Finance & Accounting (ALPFA) Case Study Competition is an extremely popular event that presents accounting students with the challenge of resolving real-world accounting issues in a collegial and competitive environment. It provides students with the opportunity to work with KPMG advisors, better understand the demands and rewards of the accounting profession and network with finance and accounting professionals from across the United States. Learn more.
Business is the place where theory is executed in real time, where decisions are made with consequences. Communication is key and collaborative team-oriented thinking is a must. These are the conditions PricewaterhouseCoopers seeks to create with the xTAX campus competition. xTAX is focused on high-level issues designed to test and improve your decision-making skills. Detailed accounting knowledge is not required to participate. Learn more.
The Quinnipiac Global Asset Management Education (G.A.M.E.) Forum
This two-and-a-half day conference sponsored by Quinnipiac University is intended to bring an international group of current and future leaders from the financial industry together to explore important developments, challenges and opportunities facing investment professionals within our global financial markets. Over 60 additional firms and more than 88 keynote speakers, panelists, workshop presenters and student managed portfolio competition judges help support the Forum. Learn more.
Rotman International Trading Competition (RITC)
The RITC is an invitational competition involving simulated market trading cases that mimic different aspects of real-world markets. This simulated trading is structured around the Rotman Interactive Trader (RIT) platform. Learn more.