Internships – Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance

Government of IndiaThe Department of Economic Affairs under the Ministry of Finance of the Government of India is now inviting applications for its internship scheme.

This Finance ministry internship will ensure interaction of the officers of the Department with the young scholars with brilliant academic background from reputed academic institutions in the country. The refreshing ideas from the field of academics will help the Department in its activities even as it provides an excellent opportunity to the interns to familiarize themselves with the overall process of formulation of economic policy of the Government at the macro level.

The interns especially from reputed Economic institutes/schools/national management institutes/ National Law Schools are expected to be instruments par excellence in adding flavor to the functioning of the Department. DEA shall assign to an intern specific assignment from an area administered by the Department. Such areas could be Capital Market, Economic Reforms at macrolevel, Development Assistance to India from multilateral bilateral financial institutions! countries, Exchange Management, Foreign Investment in India and Indian Investment abroad, Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy, Tariff Policy, Domestic Regulations, Inflation Management, Debt Market Operation and Debt Management (External and Domestic), Small Savings, Modernization of Budget Documents etc.

Who can apply: Candidates pursuing post graduation, research courses in Economics/Finance/Management and 4th & 5th year of 5 year Integrated Courses in Law from universities/institutions are eligible to apply for the Internship provided:

  • The Post-Graduation students should have obtained a first class Graduate degree.
  • Research Scholars pursuing courses in Economics/Finance/Management should have obtained at least 55% in Post-Graduation; and
  • Students of the 4th or 5th year of 5 year Integrated Law course should have obtained at least 80% marks in 12th examination.

Location: New Delhi

Duration: 6 months at different points of time during the financial year 2015-16 (other than December to February).

Stipend: Rs. 10,000 per month + a certificate.

For more details, go through this PDF notification. The application form can be found attached below this PDF notification.

Your applications should reach them latest by January 19, 2015.

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