All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has signed MoUs with
• IIT Guwahati,
• IIT Kanpur,
• IIT Bhubaneshwar,
• IIT Ropar,
• IISER Kolkata,
• IISER Pune
to provide internship opportunity to students of J&K and Ladakh and enhancing their employability.
The objective of this scheme is to provide exposure to Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh youth to academic culture at Institutions of Higher learning.
It is expected that they will be working on cutting edge research in the field of science and technology under the guidance of faculties from these premier institutions.
Students from any of the Science & Engineering disciplines of Under Graduate and Post Graduate programs studying in higher education instition situated in Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh are eligible to apply. Any nominated nodal officer/ Training & Placement Officer/ Senior faculty/ Principal or Director should register on the AICTE portal and nominate students.
Institute wise Internship Availability is as follows:
1) IIT Kanpur - Winter 2021 (8 weeks, Between October to December)
2) IIT Guhawati - Winter 2021 (4 weeks, Between October-Decemeber 2021)
3) IISER Kolkata - Two months in winter 2021 and Two months(4+4 weeks) in Summer 2022 (one month in vacation + one month during semester)
4) IIT Ropar - Winter 2021 (4 Weeks, Between December 2021 to January 2022)
5) IIT Bhubaneshwar - Winter 2021 (4 Weeks, Between 1 to 31 December)
6) IISER Pune - Summer 2022 (6 weeks)
** For Summer 2022 internship the portal will be opened 1 month before the alloted month.
Internship for Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh Students is the nation-wide initiative taken by AICTE.
To provide internship opportunity to students of J&K and Ladakh for empowering, inspiring and enhancing their employability.
AICTE has taken this initiative to provide exposure to Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh youth to academic culture at Institutions of Higher learning.
These internships are also expected to help create conditions conducive to the quest for knowledge and its applicability in work. The internship experience will augment outcome based learning process and inculcate various attributes in a student in line with the graduate attributes AICTE has taken this initiative to provide internship opputunity to Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh Students.AICTE has a commitment to make the technical graduates employable and realises that internship is an important stage which helps the students to understand the industry while preparing for transition into the job.
It is expected that the students will be working on cutting edge research in the field of science and technology under the guidance of faculties from the premier institutions : IIT Ropar, IIT Bhubaneshwar, IIT Kanpur, IIT Guhawati, IISER Pune, IISER Kolkata.