Digital India Internship Scheme Application Form (Stipend Rs.10K) by Ministry of Electronics & IT

Published Date - 11 May 2018 05:45:25 Updated Date - 11 May 2018 05:47:10

Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has launched Digital India Internship Scheme. Under this skill development initiative, govt. will provide Rs. 10,000 per month as stipend to youngsters. Central Government will select 25 students for each session – summer and winter and will offer renumeration per month to youths / interns.  Interested candidates can apply online for the internship at meity.gov.in/internship-scheme

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology is engaged in electronic development through e-Infrastructure creation to facilitate and promote

  1. E-governance
  2. Promotion of electronics hardware manufacturing and Information Technology & IT Enabled Services (IT-ITeS) Industry
  3. Providing Support for creation of Innovation Infrastructure in emerging areas of technology
  4. Providing support for development of e-Skills and Knowledge network and
  5. Securing India’s cyber space.

The primary objective is to provide skill development opportunity to get first hand and practical work experience which will count for the whole life. Govt. will provide this summer internship under the guidance of a mentor. Digital India Internship Scheme 2018 is a major step towards the realization of transformative initiative of Digital India.This scheme will ensure learning of students and will provide exposure to the students about technology policy and decision making of Indian government. All the interested and eligible candidates can fill the online application forms for summer training between 9 May 2018 to 23 May 2018.

Eligibility

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.Tech/B.E., and are in the 2nd/3rd year of the 10+2+4 pattern of education

OR

Pursuing integrated degree course or dual degree (B.E./B.Tech, M.E./M.Tech.) and are in the 4th/5th year of the 10+2+5 pattern of education.

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.

Digital India Internship Scheme Online Application Procedure

Below is the complete procedure to apply online for internship:-

  • Firstly visit the official website meity.gov.in/internship-scheme
  • On the homepage, click at the “Apply for Internship” link which will take the candidate to an external website.
  • Here click at the “Register Yourself” link and then the Internship Scheme Online Registration Form will appear on the screen.
  • Fill all the necessary details and click the “Submit” button to complete the Registration process.
  • Afterwards, candidates can click at the “Apply for Service” or “Login” and enter their username, password and captcha code and then click at “Submit” button.
 

After logging in, click at the “Apply for Services” and then click at “View Services”. Finally click at “Apply” tab to complete the application process for this internship scheme.

Selection & Placement under Internship Scheme

Selection – All the interns will get shortlisted / selected by the concerned organizations, groups or divisions in their respective domains. Interns shall have to clear a personal or Skype interview (if necessary). MeitY will not provide any TA / DA to the candidates for attending personal interview. Finally, the entire list consisting of the names of the selected candidates will get displayed on the portal.

Placement – Central govt. will assign a Scientific / Technical Project Supervisor or Mentor from the concerned ministry for each intern / batch. It must be noted that this internship does not assures or guarantee any employment within the government ministry.

Stipend & Certificate of Internship

Stipend – Each Intern will get Stipend of Rs. 10,000 per month on certification by Supervisor / Mentor. This stipend will be given on the completion of internship and final submission of report duly accepted by the ministry.

Internship Certificate – All the Interns will get the Internship Certificate on the completion of internship and final submission of report accepted by the concerned authority.

References

— For all other details, candidates can download the official notification in the PDF format through the link given below:-
Digital India Internship Scheme 2018 Notification

 


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