Prime Minister's Scholarship for Asia Mumbai Internship

Who: UoA undergraduate students, 2nd year up
Where: Mumbai
When: January/February 2018
Cost: All expenses paid
Deadline: 31 August, 2017

What: 10 funded internships in the bustling Indian city of Mumbai in a range of fields.

Up to ten University of Auckland students have the opportunity to travel to Mumbai for a 6-week internship over January/February 2018. Your flights, accommodation, programme fee and living costs will all paid for with an $8500 maximum funding limit per student.

Why do an internship?

An internship will help you stand out to future employers! It will boost your employability by helping to develop your experience, confidence, network and understanding of the working world.

Overall, you will grow as a person, and you’ll be able to take your new skills and personal growth forward into your next role.

Why Mumbai?

Mumbai is an energetic, modern city with a population of more than 18 million. The city has a fascinating history: once called Bombay, it has been under Portuguese and British control and became independent with the rest of India in 1947. Mumbai is India’s financial and commercial hub, with strong industries in trade, development, finance, engineering, fisheries, healthcare, information technology, media and entertainment and more.

The details

The programme funding includes:

  • Flights
  • Programme/course fee
  • Internship brokerage fee
  • Living and accommodation allowance
  • Visa
  • Travel insurance

Your internship could be in the field of human rights, education, youth development, public health and medicine, environment, urban planning, media and design, public relations, marketing, advertising or something else altogether.

Your experience will be managed and supported on-the-ground by the Academic Internship Council, our internship partner.