About Student Internship Program 2015: The NITK – Summer Internship Programme 2015 (NITK-SIP) aims to promote awareness and interest in good quality academic research among young students of Engineering, Basic Sciences, Management and Humanities through an Internship during summer vacation. The internships will be financially supported by the National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal. Totally 30 internships will be provided. Students selected from eligible applicants, will get the opportunity to work on research mini-projects under the mentorship of NITK faculty during the coming summer vacation (26th May, 2015 – 12th July 2015).
Eligibility: Students who are presently completing the third year (or sixth semester) B.Tech/ BE, and students completing the first year (or second semester) of M.Tech/ ME/ M.Sc./ MBA are eligible to apply for NITK-SIP. Selection of interns will be made by respective departments based on academic performance in university examinations, paper presentations at conferences/workshops, projects executed, design contests participated, and other awards/ distinctions obtained. Preference will be given to students from Institutions with which NITK has an MoU for academic and research cooperation.
Contact Period: Students selected for NITK-SIP are required to be present in the campus and carry out the allotted project work over a contact period of minimum 30 days and a maximum of 45 days between 26th May, 2015 to 12th July 2015.
Stipend: A stipend of Rs. 100/- per day will be paid to each student during the contact period mentioned above. Allowance for food, at a rate Rs.100/- per day, will be paid separately. The Interns will be provided access to the Central Library and the Central Computer Center, at NITK. Accommodation will we provided to the students in NITK Hostels.
Student Internship Program 2015 Application details: Students interested in NITK-SIP, are required to send a research proposal along with the application form and necessary enclosures by speed-post to the Head of the Department where the student wishes to carry out the internship. An advance copy of the application must also be sent by email to the Head of the Department along with scanned copies of relevant documents. The research proposal must contain a detailed description of the research problem that the student wishes to work on, along with a brief introduction to the problem, the proposed work plan, and the expected outcome of the project work.
Student Internship Program 2015 Important dates:
Last date of receipt of applications by Heads of Departments at NITK: 4th May, 2015
Announcement of Selected Students by HODs at NITK: 11th May, 2015
Date of commencement of NITK-SIP: 26th May, 2015
Closing date of NITK-SIP: 12th July, 2015
Student Internship Program 2015 Participating Departments:
Student Internship Program 2015 Address & Contact Details:
National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, Mangalore 575025, Karnataka
Mobile: 9845715006, 9449084343