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Exchange LC | Automotive Research Project

Info session: Tuesday 14th of February, 11.00-12.00 in FEB's Careers Company room (ground floor Duisenberg building)


Aumacon is a consultancy agency that composes the top 100 of the largest EU car dealer holdings (geographically). The projects consists of:

  • Composing an overview of key data of the largest dealers in EU (Gross list available)
  • Web search for available data of the dealers in the gross list
  • Updating and gathering contact data
  • Getting in contact with dealers in order to get the data that are required in the research
  • Analysing data and drawing conclusion
  • Writing an essay (semi/non-academic) that will be published with the research results about a subject regarding the EU new car retail and developments within. (This essay is not compulsory.)

For: tailored to Exchange / international students, of all degree programmes. Aumacon would like to work with students who preferably speak near native German, Spanish, Russian and-or English (not in one person). Preferable are also French and/or Italian. They look for students who can be assertive and pro-active and who understand and respect social positions.

External businesses involved: Aumacon

Team leader:
Friso Roorda, automotive consultant


Main benefits

Participating in this Learning Community will help you:

  • Get familiar with an industry that is employing millions of people and developing fast
  • Obtain a real-world experience outside the academic world and define the balance between academic thinking and practical handling
  • Develop skills in reaching out to a diversity of large EU companies (1000+ employees)
  • Enhance skills in writing a non-academic essay
  • Experience working in teams
  • Experience working in an international project

Schedule & Time Investment


to be announced asap

Project deliverables:

  • Complete research database
  • Analysis of the most important data
  • Essay
  • Contact data of all companies in the gross list

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