If you have been scratching your head while searching for Science internships only to get the drowning feeling , you have now struck some luck here. I am going to explain the right places to look for a Research internship.
Any student can understand the value of Research internships. An internship from a known institute can land you a better job or better chances of getting into the PhDs in the best institutes of India and Abroad. Research Internships are offered by all known institutes of India like the IITs , IISc, IISERs, DU,JNU, JNCASR. The mere idea of working at these renowned standards of excellence is enough to excite anyone. Many of you must know about these but what you don’t know is , how to learn about them when they are offered without searching every single website. And I am going to help you with that.
Being aware is the most important thing here. You need to know the application deadlines, the admission criteria and other things. You got to be ready to pounce on them right when they are offered. You must never forget how competitive these internships are. So you got to brace yourself with all the pre- requisites and skills that would fetch you those internships. There are paid internships as well as unpaid ones. You can do summer internships, winter internships or project works that roll throughout the year. In this post, I am going to discuss the internships in the science field. More specifically the sources where you can get everything you need to know about those internships.
I have compiled here a list of websites that update everything regarding the research internships in India and abroad too.
This is undoubtedly the best source to find research internships in Science and Engineering. They mention coveted internships in other fields too like the ones from the ministry of external affairs or the RBI.
The site contains all the details about every internship you would want to know about. And they provide it in a clean interface with no unnecessary advertisements in between the lines.
They have assorted internships really well and have different sections for internships from IITs and Abroad. It’s a must to check this site if you are serious about getting a research internship. You can follow their Facebook page and subscribe to the mailing list for regular updates.
Another gem, for searching Research internships. It is more focused on science and it includes every possible internship, training or PhD opportunity present. They have sorted the internships according to countries. They provide updates about jobs too. It has been clearly sorted into twenty plus job categories. A different section for fellowship is also available.
They have a 2016 post about internships in Biotech and it includes almost every internship offered in India. There are Expert interviews and other guides about studying in foreign countries. It may not be as frequently updated but it’s good. You’ll learn about most of the internships in a single article.
It’s not specifically for Internships but they do mention the internships and training opportunities in their “project internship” section. You will also spot job vacancies in the Science field on their website.
This is a different kind of platform. Kind of peer reviewed. It’s started and maintained by a Biotech Scholar so it contains the information in its subtlety. Apart from the articles you can spot valuable information in the comments too.
The site contains various articles regarding career options and other matters of a student’s interest. Do check it out.
This too is a good source. Apart from Internships, it contains the details about the Trainings and scholarships too. It has a section for the competitions too. It all acts as the icing on the cake.
Yeah, finally it’s internshala. It’s a bit difficult to spot research internships here but you can spot some really important ones if you keep checking it out. The best way is to set your preferences and subscribe to their list. They’ll keep you about the related opportunities.
So these were the major platforms that can aid you in your search for internships or trainings or even PhD Opportunities. I think you’ll never miss out on any internship opportunity if you keep checking these sources regularly.