How to search for Internships

May 02, 2020


Amidst the lockdown boredom, there is a rising fear and anxiety among the student community about the impending job-pocalypse and the possibility of losing the opportunity of Summer Internships be it industrial, research or a corporate one. Why worry when your Resume/CV boosting internships are only a click away? This is a shout out to all those pondering and tensed over how to spend the COVID vacation. Gain skills, interact with professionals, get a feel of working with companies or research institutes and utilise your time!

Here is a list of internship apps and websites that you can access easily from the comfort of your home and try for WFH(work from home) internships or to upskill yourselves-

  • Linkedin Connect with employers, your alumni, get endorsements and build your professional network worth praising. The platform allows work from home, full time or part time internships. Filter your preference, flaunt your skills and apply for internships that match your profile.
  • Internshala With an extremely user- friendly interface, Internshala is one of the most popular sites among students. It offers a multitude of internship opportunities and trainings ranging from digital marketing to content writing to data analysis, both paid and unpaid. Work from home during quarantine and get an exposure to professional working ambience and win certificates on completion.
  • Frapp Another student friendly internship app, that connects you to companies looking for content writers, online teachers, digital marketing interns, web developers and programmers. Earn while you learn skills and make your COVID holidays memorable.
  • Let’s Intern If you are eyeing to bag an internship at PVR Cinemas, Big Basket, Myntra and such branded companies, register here on this platform and apply to get hired by them. The companies also post tips on the blog so that students can groom themselves accordingly. Explore and get exposed to some of the best internships.
  • Glassdoor Find an internship that suits your life. There are millions of options- to choose from after generating an ID and password. Navigate through the choices, compare the stipend structures of different companies and roles and apply for the one that best fits you.
  • Hello Intern Sign up and enroll yourself in the ongoing summer internship programs. Avail the global internship opportunities and make the best of your COVID vacation. Be an intern at Vivo, Decathlon and various other companies, start-ups and non-profit organisations. With global internship programs that it offers, needless to say it is regarded as the global internship expert.

Shake off the dregs of boredom and plunge into the pool of internships. A long stretch of lockdown awaits you. It is up to you to change the span of drabness into a time worth remembering. Be efficient and make your quarantine days productive. Happy lockdown!

Samriddhi Ganguly

Written by Samriddhi Ganguly
Addicted to the smell of books and retro music, she is afflicted with the old world charm. She is an enthusiastic blogger and loves to explore and venture into the unknown. Production Engineering UG-1 Jadavpur University