Kolkata, May 19: As the state enters into its eighth week of lock down almost all sectors have remodeled and re adjusted their system of operations. In this regard foremost and fastest adaptation has been seen in the education sector.
In its usual pattern of offering student internship for its second and third year students, Guru Nanak Institute of Technology, flagship college of JIS Group quickly switched to providing its students online internship opportunity in wake of lock down and restrictions on movement.
“1373 students mostly from 3rd year and 2nd year of GNIT received online internship opportunity. This was done through Internshala, which is the nation’s premier internship and training platform that includes more than 40,000 paid internships in streams of Engineering, MBA, Law, Media, Arts ,etc. The internship amount ranges from Rupees Four thousand per month up to Rupees Thirty Five thousand per month. Our Students are already doing Internship in Capgemini and ITC Infotech which are big companies,” stated Simarpreet Singh, Director, JIS Group.
“We see this online internship opportunity as a very encouraging and positive element for our students and this will keep their enthusiasm high. Not only will they learn , they would be earning sitting at their homes during this lock down period. Internship is being provided in companies like Building Dreams Foundation, INDIA Redefined, PNJ HUB, Chaithanyam Institute of Development, Hamari Pahchan NGO, Concept Research Media Tech and Info Solutions Private Limited, Nondestructive Test Appliances Pvt. Ltd, Motherson Automotive, Jay hind motor limited, ELITE Techno Group, Aptsource Software, Champion InfoMetrics Pvt Ltd, WEROKO Innovations & Solution to name a few”, stated Prof (Dr.) Santanu Kr. Sen, Principal, Guru Nanak Institute of Technology.