Consulting & research projects

Employers like you can work with our students on short-term projects that will benefit your organization.

In these projects, students will study one aspect of your business and present you with recommendations for next steps.

You'll have keen, motivated students working on issues facing your company and illuminating the way forward with innovative solutions.

Note: To work with Royal Roads students on longer-term projects, think about hiring an internship or practicum student.

Choose your project

Find a short-term project that will benefit your place of work.

Design Thinking Challenge

The Design Thinking Challenge is an opportunity for undergraduate students to display their analytical and presentation skills and for potential employers to observe them under high-pressure situations.

Organizational Communication Live Case Challenge

Share your organization's communication challenges with graduate students in the MA in Professional Communication program. Teams research the issue and present their analyses, recommendations and communication plans in a formal presentation. You'll be invited to join us, and you'll receive a final report.

Learn more and get in touch.

MBA Leadership Challenge

Our MBA students will analyze a leadership issue facing your organization. You'll be invited to join us to watch the students present their findings and conclusions, and you'll receive a final report.

To learn more, email Carolin Rekar Munro in the MBA program.

Advanced Strategic Integrative Practice

Working in teams, students will evaluate your organization and deliver recommendations to address opportunities, threats and challenges. You'll be invited to attend the students' final presentation, and you'll receive a report of their findings.

This project is the final component of the MBA degree. To learn more, email Mike Thompson in the MBA program.

Environment and sustainability major research project

Students in our BSc in Environmental Science program can help your organization with a major research project. Teams will research the subject you propose and create a report. Past projects include researching bear-resistant waste disposal in Sooke and re-establishing indigenous shellfish in Colwood.

Read about past projects and get in touch.

Contact us

Ready to take part? For more information about these opportunities, email our Career Services team or call 250.391.2600 ext. 4554.