An internship is a professional learning experience that offers meaningful, practical work related to a student’s field of study or career interest. An internship gives a student the opportunity for career exploration and development, and to learn new skills. It offers the employer the opportunity to bring new ideas and energy into the workplace, develop talent and potentially build a pipeline for future full-time employees.
Academic Internship Program is an exclusively corporate learning program created by the VTU University for new talents. This program is mandatory to all the students of VTU to be carried out. The program focuses on academic requirements of students and provide a good corporate exposure. Every student will get a chance to learn and grow with this Academic Program.
Non-Academic Internship Program is an independent corporate learning program the students will explore themselves to apply and complete in order to build their career growth and better technological skills. The program is not mandatory and can be carried out by the student anytime. Student should not be permitted to do the non-academic internship during the time of academic classes.
All internships must be registered for academic credit. The unit you enroll in for your internship experience may differ depending on the type, level, and discipline of your internship.
VTU has given the following set of Rules and duration of internship to complete.