CASS-India provides internship opportunity for those who are interested in doing research in our areas of specialization (mentioned in home page) involving South Asia, West Asia, S-E Asia, Central Asia, Africa, Indian Ocean and Asia-Pacific region and to develop their leadership and research skills.
However, CASS-India shall seek to create a working and research environment conducive to interns’ substantive learning, research, and professional development. At the end of the internship period, the centre shall prepare a written evaluation of the intern’s performance and organize a meeting with the intern to provide constructive feedback.

The interns shall observe all applicable rules, regulations, instructions, procedures and directives of the centre. The interns shall respect the impartiality and independence required for the reputation of the Centre.

Candidates must possess a minimum of a Bachelors degree in a relevant discipline. Those pursuing a final year of a Masters degree may also apply.

Internships ideally last for a period of not less than nine months and can be extended up to one year depending upon the performance.

Interns are required to contribute to management of assigned projects, write summaries of events, assist in administrative work, edit documents and web content, prepare reports and perform other duties as assigned. Candidates should be highly motivated to learn on the job, work under deadlines, and a strong command over written and spoken English is must.

The first one month of the internship will be unpaid.

Interested applicants may submit the following materials:

1 Curriculum vitae

2 Contact details of two References

3 Areas of interest and proposed start and end dates for the internship

4 Two recent passport size photographs

5 Scanned copy of valid passport

The above documents along with a covering letter may be sent to Director at [email protected] 

CASS-India reserves the right to reject any application without giving any reason