Digital India Internships Scheme , Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology- MEITY (Government of India)
An internship is an opportunity for a student to secure first-hand and practical work experience under the guidance of a qualified and experienced Supervisor/Mentor. It also aims at active participation in the learning process through experimentation and putting into practice the knowledge acquired in the classrooms. For the larger benefit of Students, MEITY has launched Digital India Internship .
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Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) is responsible for formulation, implementation and review of national policies in the field of Information Technology, Electronics and Internet (all matters other than licensing of Internet Service Provider).
- Indian students from recognized universities in India who have secured at least 60% marks in the last held degree or certificate examination and pursuing B.E/ B.Tech, M.E/ M.Tech/M.Sc.(Electronics)/MCA/ DoEACC „B‟ level/LL.B shall be eligible.
Note:- The students who are in the last semester or who will pass out in summer 2021 will not be eligible for the internship. Only students who are in the previous one year will be eligible.
- LL.B students would be considered for internship only in ‘Cyber Law/ IT Act’ area.
- Possessing minimum qualifications as above shall not guarantee internship in this Ministry. Candidates having exposure in the area of intended internship with good academic background and having higher qualification, based on need shall be given preference.
DURATION OF INTERNSHIP:
Internships would be offered once a year. The minimum duration of internship shall be of two months, extendable up to three months, depending on the performance of the candidate, requirement of the Ministry and time the intern is willing to spend with the Ministry.
PLACE OF INTERNSHIP:
The internship will be offered in New Delhi.
MODE OF APPLICATION: ONLINE
STIPEND : Rs 10,000/- per month
(i) The Interns will be shortlisted and selected by the respective organisations/Groups/Divisions for their concerned domain.
(ii) For selection of interns, personal or Skype Interview, may be conducted, if deemed necessary. No TA/DA shall be paid to candidates for attending the personal interview.
(iii) List of selected candidates would be displayed on the web portal.
CERTIFICATE OF INTERNSHIP:
Certificates will be issued by the Ministry to the Interns on the completion of internship and submission of Report duly countersigned and accepted by the Competent Authority.