National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management (MANAGE), an organization of the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt, of India, functioning at Rajendranagar, Hyderabad-500030, has invited online applications for two types of MANAGE Internship.

The first is the 3-month Internship for M.Sc. and Ph.D students; and the second, 6-month internship for Ph.D holders (Extension Education, Sociology, Psychology, MSW, Journalism and Communication, Rural Development).

MANAGE internships intend to provide experiential learning to integrate knowledge and theory of extension education with practical application and skills development in a professional setting. Internships give students the opportunity to learn recent advances in extension education, gain valuable applied experience and facilitate to develop the professional network among the agricultural extension stakeholders.

The Objectives of the Internship include providing knowledge support to students for pursuing exciting and innovative research ideas, giving them the opportunity to take-up short-term topical research, to inculcate the professional dynamism among the extension students and to impart practical knowledge and exposure to the Government of India schemes.

The 3 month Internship Program is open to 2nd Year M.Sc/Ph.D scholars of Extension Education (on-going/completed students/scholars) and M.Sc/Ph.D completed students/scholars.

The 6 month Internship Programme is open to Ph.D holders in Extension Education. Meritorious candidates from Sociology, Psychology, MSW, Journalism and Communication with rural research experience can also apply.

In each category, there are 5 internships.

A monthly Scholarship of Rs.10,000/- will be paid for 3 month internship with free lodging & boarding and Rs. 35,000/- per month will be paid for 6 month internship.

Submission of application is open year round.  The next 3 months internships are available during December 1, 2017-February 28, 2018 and April 1, 2018-June 30, 2018.  The next 6 months internship is available during February 1, 2018-July 31, 2018.

Place of the Internship will be MANAGE, Hyderabad.

Online application can be submitted at www.manage.gov.in by the student. A letter of recommendation from the HoD (only for those continuing M.Sc/Ph.D) and CV and motivation letter of the student are to be uploaded. The applications will be screened and selected by a committee at MANAGE.

For details, visit www.manage.gov.in