Wanting to build a skilled workforce, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) today announced that it will be aimed at providing more opportunities by reputable organizations such as Salesforce, Cisco, Mahatma Gandhi National Council for Rural Education (MGNCRE) and RSB Transmission. . India Limited. Education Minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan made the announcement at Shastri Bhavan here.
Increasing employment opportunities for students is a top priority of the Ministry of Education, and for this, AICTE has created its internship portal (https://internship.aicte-india.org) to facilitate students to get suitable internship opportunities. To integrate classroom knowledge and theory into practical application.
Currently, 15.1 lakh + internships (full time / part-time / virtual mode internships) are available on AICTE’s portal from various ministries, government departments, private companies, start-ups and MSMEs.
AICTE has formulated its internship policy for technical education students, making internship compulsory for all UG / Diploma students. A minimum of 14-20 credits for internship / entrepreneurial activities / project work / seminars and inter / institutional training / NSQF level 3, 4 and 5 can be counted for UG degree programs (programs out of total 160 credits of 4 year UG program) and three. 10-14 credits for a one-year diploma program (out of a total of 120 credits for a 3-year diploma program). A credit equals a minimum of 40-45 hours of work.