Project Connect

Real companies and projects in real-time

Project Connect Scope

Participating in Project Connect happens simultaneously with your coursework, providing you with a unique project management and team-based consulting opportunity to apply what you are learning with real-time projects. Student teams devote 70- 80 hours per person per project, working with the company to address issues and develop strategies.

Objectives and Deliverables:

  • Conduct major projects in conjunction with company executives with a diverse teams of students
  • Apply business theory learned in the classroom to develop solutions to real-world projects
  • Hone your critical and creative thinking, as well as your teamwork, leadership, problem-solving and communications skills
  • Strengthens resume and provides access to potential employment opportunities

2021/22 Project Connect sponsors include:





GE Appliances/Haier


Tempur Sealy

University of Kentucky Healthcare


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Become a Project Connect Sponsor

If your company or organization would like to be considered as a future Project Connect sponsor, then please contact:

Karl Gustafson
MBA Academic Director
Gatton College of Business and Economics
University of Kentucky | Lexington, KY 40506
859.323.4134 (office) |