In order to improve the employability of the students by imparting required skills and making them industry ready. It has been decided by AICTE to introduce mandatory internship for students from the session 2017-18.
To facilitate internships to the students, AICTE has been identifying organizations / Ministries both in India & abroad and signing MoUs. AICTE has recently signed an MoU with Internshala. Student can use Internshala platform for free internships.
Internshala (http://internshala.com) is India’s largest internship & training platform with more than four lac internship listing every year across all streams. Founded in 2010, by a team of IIT & NIT alumni, Internshala helps students to find internships in more than 40,000 organisations that use the platform to hire interns.
The MoUs can be viewed on the AICTE website www.aicte-india.org
AICTE has also signed an MoU with NETiit for internships in Taiwan.
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has launched a Know Your College (http://www.knowyourcollege-gov.in/) portal that promises to be a one stop shop for students and parents to know about various colleges in the country technical as well as other Higher Education Institutions