INTERVIEWEE : Akankshya Nayak
TEAM VISSION : How was your experience? Did you get enough or sufficient time apart from your work schedule during the training?
Ans Yes. I had ample time to visit places. It was a wonderful experience. We used to work from 9 am till 5 pm. The campus is huge. It has a great library with thousands of books. Labs are well-equipped. Professors are experienced and helping.
TEAM VISSION : How did you get to know about this training procedure?
Ans I got to know about this from “Internshalla” (a website for internship information)
TEAM VISSION : Was there any funding for this?
Ans No. The internship funding is selective.
TEAM VISSION : By how much ease a normal undergrad student can get this internship cum training in general?
Ans It is easy. Fill an internship form and mail it to the professor you wish to work under. Selection is done on the basis of your CGPA.
TEAM VISSION : When can one apply for this and what are the eligibility criteria?
Ans One can apply for this either after completion of second year or third year. We need to look out for such internships between Feb-Mar.
TEAM VISSION : A visit to any place is incomplete without a visit to its famous sightseeing places. Any experience of yours you would like to share?
Ans I had been to many places in the city and around. It is a beauty! Shillong, Cherapunji, Seven sisters waterfall and the IIT campus.
TEAM VISSION : What are your advices or suggestions to your juniors for this type of internship cum training programs?
Ans It is important to intern in the right time. It adds up to our CV. It is a learning experience and the advantage it brings is mainly for those who wish to study abroad as they get recommended by an experienced professor.