About the Internship
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change introduces an Internship Scheme for students. This Scheme seeks to engage students with Graduation/ Post Graduation Degrees and Research Scholars enrolled in recognized University/Institution within India or abroad, as “Interns”. These “Interns” shall be given exposure to various Divisions/Units of the Ministry. These “Interns”, in turn, would be expected to supplement the process of analyzing within Ministry through empirical collection and collation of in-house and other information. For the “Interns” the exposure to the functioning of the Ministry may be an add-on in furthering their future interests.
To allow short-term exposure to “selected candidates” with different Divisions/Units of Ministry as ‘Interns’.
List of Disciplines
|05.||Environmental Sciences / Environmental Engineering|
|17.||Environmental Biology/ Bio Resource|
|19.||Forestry/ Agro forestry/ Livelihood|
|22.||Public Finance Management|
The Scheme has the following objectives:
- To allow young academic talent to be associated with the Ministry’s work for mutual benefit;
- The “Interns” shall have an opportunity to know about the Government functioning and Regulatory and Developmental Policy issues and contribute in its amendment, if required, by generating inputs such as empirical analysis, briefing reports, policy papers, etc.
- A candidate can apply for internship only once during a financial year.
The Applicant pursuing Graduation or Post-Graduation or Research Work from any recognized University/ Institution within India or abroad shall be eligible.
The period of Internship shall not exceed 3 months.
The quantum of stipend to be paid to Interns shall be Rs. 10,000/- (Rupees Ten Thousand Only) per month to all categories.No stipend shall be paid if the student leaves the internship before completion of one month. Subsequently, depending upon the period of internship, the amount of stipend shall be paid proportionately. Absence of the interns from attending the assigned task in the Ministry for more than 3 days in a month shall cause a deduction of stipend-amount equivalent to the numbers of days in excess of 3 days.
How to Apply?
Interested applicants can apply for the internship through this link.
Dec 19, 2019