Case Competition

The RSM STAR Case Competition is a unique opportunity for sixteen teams from top business schools worldwide to compete with each other by presenting their solutions for real-life business cases. Along with boosting their professional skills, participants also receive an incredible opportunity to discover Rotterdam, a multinational industrial center of the Netherlands, and familiarize themselves with the rich Dutch culture.

Past Partners

What is the RSM STAR Case Competition?

The tenth edition of the RSM STAR Case Competition in Rotterdam will take place from April 16th until April 24th, 2024. This year, the RSM STAR’s Case Competition will welcome 16 top-level business teams of four students. During the case competition two real-life business cases are to be solved. The competition will have a format with one 12-hour, and one 24-hour case. In addition, several social activities and multiple academic events will be organized to stimulate cross-cultural interactions.

This year, the RSMCC is organized by the board of the RSM STAR Case Club. For more information on the Case Club visit their website here.

RSMCC 2023: Uniting Ambition

The RSM STAR Case Competition challenges the most talented business students to present their best and most innovative solutions to our Case Partners by uniting ambitious talents coming from 11 different countries.

Click here to find the official video of RSMCC 2023.

Click here to find last year’s official rule book.

Participating teams RSMCC 2023

We invite universities from the RSM’s top-ranked network of partner business schools to compete in our Case Competition. Achievements in past case competitions, an outstanding case-solving reputation, and equal geographical dispersion are criteria taken into account when selecting applicants. 

RSMCC 2023 winners

The National University of Singapore achieved first place at RSMCC 2023!

Case Competition Committee 2024

Our former case partners

Our former case partners include:

  • Coca-Cola European Partners
  • Heineken
  • Port of Rotterdam
  • Nike
  • BP – Target Neutral
  • Schiphol Group
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • Aon
  • Ecosystem Restoration
  • Boskalis
  • Vebego
  • Lyreco
  • NederlandSchoo
  • Hago Airport Services
  • Brownies&Downies
  • Docubird
  • Fairphone
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam