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Get the inside view from interns at EY-Parthenon

9.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 4 ratings in 2019)
"You're made part of the team and learn a lot."
10.0 / 10
6.3 / 10
8.3 / 10
7.8 / 10
9.3 / 10


  • There are a lot of social events and interns are made to feel very welcome at them.
  • Remuneration is seen as competitive by interns.
  • There is a good level of responsibility on offer as well as challenging work.


  • The hours can be quite long at times.
  • Some would prefer less training and travel.
  • The formal mentoring system could involve more frequent feedback.

What insiders say about...

"My advice is to prepare for cases but be relaxed as interviewers are extremely nice...."

"The culture at Parthenon is brilliant. Summer events are organised most weeks for..."

"On average, throughout my internship I have worked from 9:00am to 8:00pm."

"There are free dinners and taxis home if you stay after 9.00 pm. Lots of social events..."

"There were two rounds of interviews: three cases and one interview with a Partner...."

"I had to develop a market entry strategy for a foreign university opening a new campus..."

"Parthenon is committed to hiring a diverse pool of talent. However, given the small..."

"I was very much part of the workstream during the internship. I felt I was a real..."

"The people are all amazing to work with and give you real responsibility very early..."

"Parthenon is small, so the case pipeline is not as wide as in other firms."

"Meeting the representative at the Oxford management consulting fair and reading about..."

"Everyone in the company is smart, nice and driven."

"Fun, smart."

"I chose Parthenon because of the great people I had met and the friendly culture...."

"Training during the internship was more about socialising than skill set development...."

"Parthenon does make an effort to attract diverse talent, but it also recruits very..."

"Specific feedback on our work for each project would be nice. There is a feedback..."

"I understand it's very high compared to others in the industry."

"The firm integrates its interns extremely well. Whether it's formal or informal mentors,..."

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