Application process

The following documents are required for the online application:

Position Application Type Required Documents
AC (Associate Consultant)
  • Undergraduates, graduates
  • Candidates who have less than one year of full-time experience


  • Candidates who have more than one year of full-time experience

Cover letter

  • MBA second year, PhD degree holders
  • Experienced hire with 6-10 years of full-time experience
Cover letter
SA (Summer Associate)
  • First year MBA
Cover letter

2017 Fall AC Recruiting

The schedule for the recruiting process is posted below:

2017.9.1 (Fri), 1:00PM

2017 mid-September
Applications due
Online submissions only

Notice of all résumé screening results
All candidates will be informed of résumé screening results via e-mail
2017 mid-September 1st - 2nd - 3rd interviews
Candidates will be individually informed about the schedule

Please complete your application as indicated below:

Please apply online via

  • Position of Interest: Associate Consultant
  • Qualifications: All majors, graduates (including those with full-time experience of 3-4 years) and those who are expected to graduate in February 2018, August 2018 are eligible to apply. Also, you must be legally able to work in Korea
  • 1st office preference: Seoul
  • Required documents: Resume and essay
    • All required documents can be written in either English or Korean;
    • Essay topic : Describe your career goal & how you plan to achieve it with Bain
    • The essay must be attached to the "cover letter" when applying, and the name of the candidate must be typed on the essay.
    • Other certificates must be submitted when requested.
  • Please submit your application form as soon as you are ready.
  • In the case of applicants attending some schools in the United States, their application deadline and date of announcement may be different from what is stated above. For schedule details, please refer to the below link for applicants from American Universities:
  • First, second and third interviews will be held from mid-September; detailed schedule will be notified only to successful candidates. Those who cannot attend interviews in Korea during this period may replace those interviews with other options; please contact the recruiting coordinator if such is the case for you.
  • The aforementioned schedule is subject to change depending on Bain's internal situation and the number of applicants.