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icons is always on the lookout for the next great personalities among Austria's students. We're looking for passion and enthusiasm, bright minds, dreamers, go-getters, sprinters and marathon runners, try-outs, high-jumpers, summiteers and mountain movers. We are looking for you! That's why we have developed the "icons aspire program" for you.Because once we have you in mind, we don't want to lose sight of you. Are you in the early stages of your academic career and want to get more out of your studies? Get off to a turbo start with icons and aspire and take your studies to the next level.

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When we discover a real mountain shifter like you, we never let them out of our sight. That's what our aspire retention program is all about. We accompany you through the early stages of your studies, keep in touch with you and provide you with exclusive insights from everyday life in the icon. You'll find out what moves us and we'll get to know each other better. Sounds good?Perfect, then become part of our aspire program.

Watch the video to find out what icons can offer you and why we are looking for exactly YOU!

Your advantages in the aspire program.

Through our tailor-made "aspire" retention program, you can experience the icons spirit even before you officially start as a student consultant. As part of the "aspire" program, you will become part of a diverse community of talented students to whom we offer exclusive insights into the world of management consulting and, first and foremost, icons:

  • Social events: Be part of the community
  • Your personal icons buddy: The personal connection to icons
  • Various workshop formats for interview preparation: Get to know how icons works

Don't just become a name on a piece of paper. At icons aspire, you become a personality that we shape, promote and focus on together. Because just like you, we want to constantly develop and discover new things. Become a part of this journey now.

How to become part of aspire.

What do you have to do to join the "aspire-program"?

  • Come to one of our events during our recruiting phases! At some events, you will automatically be given the opportunity to join the "aspire" program.
    You can find up-to-date information about our events on eventbrite. eventbrite.
  • An event doesn't fit into your schedule right now? No problem either! If your profile stands out during our application process at the beginning of each semester, you will also be given the opportunity to be included in the "aspire" program.
  • Neither relevant? Then simply apply directly for the aspire program with an unsolicited application.

What do we need from you??

  • Current CV including grade information (high school diploma and grades)

Please upload your documents together in one document. You can find more information in the FAQs.


Here you will find all the answers to the most important questions about icons aspire at a glance.

What is the difference between an aspire membership and an icons membership?

The "aspire program" is the perspective education program of icons - consulting by students. While you are an integral part of our team as an icons member and actively work on consulting projects, you can already get a taste of icons in the "aspire program", but are not yet an active icons member

Who can be accepted into the "aspire program"?

Students from all disciplines can be accepted into the aspire program. The prerequisite is that they are Bachelor students up to and including the 4th semester (Vienna: up to and including the 3rd semester).

How do I submit an unsolicited application for the "aspire program"?

Are you keen to gain new impressions and want to experience lots of icons of spirit right at the start of your studies? Then let's get started. Simply submit your documents via our online portal and we will get back to you. Your current CV is required, including details of your grades.

How long will I stay in the "aspire program"?

The aspire program is designed to give you the opportunity to start your career at the beginning of your studies and provide individual support. Membership of the aspire program is limited to 3 semesters.

How do I apply for an icons membership as an aspire member?

As a member of the aspire program, you have the unique opportunity to gain initial insights into the association even before you join icons. You can always apply for a permanent membership of icons at the beginning of each semester during our application phase via our application portal. You can find more information on our social media channels.

Will I automatically be invited to the icons Assessment Center through the aspire program?

Through the aspire program, you will learn early on in your studies what is important when applying for icons. Nevertheless, we need your current CV and a letter of motivation when you apply for icons and therefore cannot automatically invite you to our assessment center.

Do you have any further questions about the aspire program?

Then contact our "aspire program" managers:


Lisa Adlberger

Lisa Adlberger
[email protected]


Anna Krumey

Anna Krumey
[email protected]



Moritz Ertl
[email protected]

We look forward to hearing from you and helping you with your interest in icons aspire.

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