The Centre for Asian Strategic Studies– India (CASS- India) is a Delhi-based privately run independent think-tank that investigates, researches and analyses issues involving military, diplomacy, terrorism, anti-piracy, nuclear issues and strategy concerning India, China, Japan, ASEAN, Australia, Iran, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Central Asian nations, Gulf countries and African nations.
CASS-India provides internship opportunity for those who are interested in doing research in their areas of specialization (mentioned inhomepage) involving South Asia, West Asia, S-E Asia, Central Asia, Africa, Indian Ocean and Asia-Pacific region and to develop their leadership and research.
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.
Candidates must possess aminimum 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.
Type of work
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.
CASS-India will payRs 8,000-10,000 per monthafter successful completion of one month, if found suitable.
Interested applicants may submit the following:
Contact details of two References
Areas of interest and proposed start and end dates for the internship
Two recent passport size photographs
Scanned copy of valid passport
The above documents along with a covering letter may be sent to Director at[email protected]
Note:CASS-India reserves the right to reject any application without giving any reason.
For further details, visit the official notification page here.