The Indian government in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has set up The Overseas Indian Facilitation Centre (OIFC). Further they have launched the India Corporate Internship programme for Indian diaspora students during the Regional Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas in Los Angeles in November 2015.
The Internship positions are being offered at some renowned firms like, Apollo Hospitals, Blue Star, Flipkart, Forbes Marshall, Godrej group of companies, Infosys, Kirlosker Brothers, TATA group of companies and Wipro among others.
The following programmes were set up in some major Indian cities that include Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Pune. The internships will include monthly stipends and accommodation, according to CII.
According to a CII release, the programme aims to provide an opportunity for students of Indian origin to learn from the stalwarts of the Indian industry, work in a multicultural environment and re-connect with their roots in India.
They will work in diverse sectors such as Aerodynamics, Automotive, Banking & Financial services, Healthcare, Incubation centres for Indian start-ups, IT, Manufacturing Power, Retail & e-commerce and Social Enterprises.
Students can apply for the internships through the OIFC website www.oifc.in
All the very best to the Interns!