Applications are invited for Internship Opportunity at Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation for the year 2022. The last date of application is 30 March.
The Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation (MoSPI) shall be implementing the scheme of Internship for Post-graduate/Research Students of Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Operations Research/ Economics/ Demography or any of the applied field of Statistics of recognized Universities/ Institutions during 2022-23.
- To facilitate the students pursuing the post-graduate/research in statistics to study and get familiarized with the prevailing system of Official Statistics in the Country.
- To familiarize the interested and willing post-graduate/research students with the Official Statistical System of the Country, with specific reference to data collection, processing & analysis, publication and dissemination needs.
- To create awareness amongst the students of Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Operations Research/ Economics/ Demography or any of the applied field of Statistics about the Indian Statistical Service and Subordinate Statistical Service.
- To sensitize the students of Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Operational Research/ Economics/ Demography or any of the applied field of Statistics about choosing their career in the field of Statistics.
Number of Interns
The total available number of internships during 2022-23 would be 195 in two groups namely “Group A” and “Group B”. Under Group “A” applications are invited for internships in offices located in New Delhi, including NSO (FOD) Regional Office, Delhi & DES, Delhi. Whereas, under Group “B” applications are invited for internships in offices located in rest of the country.
The applicant should be a citizen of India and pursuing his/her post-graduation/research from a recognized College/ University/ Research institute in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Operational Research/ Economics/ Demography or any of the applied field of Statistics.
The internship will be for a period of 2 months from the date of joining. Each intern/student shall be required to submit report/paper (along with soft copy) at the end of the assignment, including inter-alia, his/her observations and suggestions, if any, regarding any possible improvement in the system.
The applicant would be required to submit one and only one application for internship as per
instructions given at Annex-III.
Last date for submitting applications is 30th March, 2022.
A token stipend of ₹10,000/-(consolidated) @₹5000/- per month would be paid to the selected intern on successful completion of his /her internship, at the end of internship period by respective selection points only through electronic mode of funds transfer/ Aadhaar Payments Bridge (APB)/Aadhaar Enabled Payment System (AEPS).
Click here to view the official notification of Internship Opportunity at Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation.
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