AICTE has partnered with several prestigious institutions in order to offer internship opportunities to students of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh. The objective of this scheme is to provide exposure to Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh youth to academic culture at institutions of higher learning says the All India Council of Technical Education. “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,” says AICTE.
AICTE has signed MoUs with the following institutes to provide internship opportunity to students of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh and enhancing their employability:
- IIT Guwahati.
- IIT Kanpur.
- IIT Bhubaneshwar.
- IIT Ropar.
- IISER Kolkata.
- IISER Pune.
Who Can Apply for AICTE Internship With IITs and IISERs
Students from any of the science and engineering disciplines of undergraduate and post-graduate programs studying in higher education institutions situated in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh are eligible to apply. Any nominated nodal officer, training and placement officer, senior faculty, principal or director should register on the AICTE portal and nominate students before 30 September 2021. The details of the Winter internship opportunities available are as follows:
- IIT Kanpur: 8 weeks between October and December.
- IIT Guwahati: 4 weeks between October and December 2021.
- IISER Kolkata: Two months in winter 2021 and two months in Summer 2022.
- IIT Ropar: 4 weeks between December 2021 and January 2022.
- IIT Bhubaneshwar: 4 Weeks between 1 and 31 December.
- IISER Pune: Summer 2022 for 6 weeks.
Interested participants are advised to go through the official website for more information.