IIT – Mumbai offering Internships in various branches | Branches in which internships are available, application procedure, important dates of IIT-Mumbai internships

October 13th, 2010| Education.

IIT – Mumbai offering Internships in various branches | Branches in which internships are available, application procedure, important dates of IIT-Mumbai internships

Internships are an important part of professional courses.  Candidates can get jobs in best organizations after these internships.  IIT-Mumbai is offering internships in various projects.  Internship is available for BTech, MA, MSc candidates.  The goal of this internship is to develop research interest in students and to give them practical experience needed for education and research. Preference will be given to candidates who complete this internship.

The number of internships changes with the projects available.  50 internship awards are available for the year 2010 in IIT-Mumbai.  Duration of the internship is 6 years.  Selected candidates have to spend their full time to internships.  Rs.10,000 stipend will be paid to the candidates during internship.  Accommodation will also be provided.

Internships are available in departments like a Environmental science and Engineering, Biosciences and Engineering, Mathematics, Aerospace Engineering, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering. Chemistry, Computer science and Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Metallurgical Engineering and Material Science, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research and Humanities and Social Sciences.

To apply for the internship of IIT – Mumbai, the candidates should be in the Top-10 list of their colleges in respected fields.  There should not be any other course work during the internship.  Candidates have to submit concerned certificates. Duration of the internship will be decided depending on which year of the course the candidate is studying.   Depending on the requirements of the project, candidates of other branches will also be considered for selection.

  • Candidates will be called for an interview after the primary screening of the candidates.  Various branches will conduct special exam to select candidates if required.  Candidates with good academic record along with participation in Techfest, Olympiads, and National Talent Test exams will be given preference.  Merit of the student in class room as well as in the college will be considered for selection.  IIT-Mumbai may hold interview in December, 2010.
  • Candidates who finish the internship will be encouraged to join MTech or PhD.  Preference will be given to these candidates at the time of selection for respective courses.

Application procedure

 

Candidates have to apply online through the website of IIT, Mumbai. Candidates have to first register their names and then fill the online application.  Candidates have to mention why they are interested in the particular project.  They have to explain about their skills and experience in not less than 250 words.

  • Last date for online applications : 31st October, 2010
  • Dates of Interview (Temporary) : 1 – 15 December, 2010
  • Internship duration: January – July 2011 or July – December 2011.