Lent 2019 Projects

The time commitment is between 5 and 10 hours a week, depending on the weekly tasks.

If selected, you must be able to come to the launch event, on Sunday, 10 February (2-6pm) at St John’s College, Old Divinity School, Lightfoot room.

 FLAGSHIP PROJECTS (duration 8-10 weeks)
The projects below are open for Cambridge students only.

Project 1 – Website design

This project has been cancelled by the client, the CCN committee would like to apologize for this inconvenience.

Project 2 – Market Entry Strategy

The client is a startup pertaining to the Airbus Accelerator Program and developed a new type of batteries that are more efficient and easier to control, particularly adapted to drones or Electric Airplanes. The CCN team will have to come up with a market entry strategy for three different geographical areas.

Having a tech and/or business background would be an advantage.

Project 3 – Website design

The firm is a provider of small molecule drug discovery services and wishes to optimise its website in order to attract more leads and eventually new clients. The CCN team will conduct an audit of the current website and use data analytics given by the firm to understand the lack of attraction. Students will also conduct a market research and work closely with scientists to drive recommendations on new features and design for the website.

Interest or experience in computer science would be particularly appreciated.

Project 4 – Investment Strategy

The client is a charity focusing on research around OCD who wants to evaluate the potential effect of several drugs on relieving patients suffering from OCD. The team will advise the charity on drugs that could have a positive effect on OCD and then will look into the investment required to conduct animal tests.

A background in chemistry, biology and medicine would be appreciated.

Project 5 – Artificial Intelligence startup

To be released soon

INSIGHT PROJECTS (duration 4 weeks)

Following our success last term, we are proud to announce that there will be more Insight Projects. Get trained on essential consulting skills such as deconstructing consulting problems, testing the market, product pitching and more. The project culminates in a final presentation to consultants from top-tier consulting firms.

We are looking for enthusiastic Consultants and Engagement Managers with a passion for critical problem-solving and consumer experience in the retail industry. Applications are opened to all undergraduate students of all subjects.


APPLICATIONS Open: 27th of January 6pm
APPLICATIONS Close: 4th of February 10pm