Apply now for internships at National Disaster Management Authority
National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), Government of India has invited applications under the ‘NDMA Internship’ scheme.
Under the scheme, Indian Nationals, who are Graduate/ Post graduate or Research Students enrolled in reputed University/ Institution within India or abroad will be engaged for the Internships.
The interns shall be attached with various Divisions within NDMA and would be supplementing the process of analysis within NDMA through empirical collection, collation of in-house and other information. The exposure to the functioning of the Indian Government may be an add-on in furthering their interests.
Interns will be paid remuneration of Rs. 12,000/- per month. Internship shall be available throughout the year based on requirement of NDMA.
Eligibility: Applicant should be pursuing Research or Post Graduation. Students in the 4th and 5th year of integrated five year Programme, or 1st and 2nd year students of two years Post graduation can apply. The subject of study must be one of Economics, Science, Humanities, Architecture, Management, Engineering, Medicine etc. Preference will be given to students studying Disaster management or related subjects. Total no of interns proposed is 10 to start with. However, the figure can change from time to time based on requirement.
Period: The duration of Internship shall be at least six weeks to eight weeks and not exceeding two months. Interns not completing the requisite period will not be issued any certificate.
Experience Certificate: A certificate regarding successful completion of Internship shall be issued by the JS/Advisor of the concerned Subject Division.
Interns will be required to have their own laptops. NDMA shall provide them working space, internet facility and other necessities deemed fit by the Division Head.
Selection will be based on an interview to check the aptitude and attitude towards disaster management.
Application: Internship shall be available throughout the year based on requirement of NDMA. Application format is available in the detailed Notification at ‘What’s New’ link at https://ndma.gov.in/en/
Filled applications are to be sent to the address given in the Notification through the Institution where the applicant is enrolled. Details are given in the Notification.