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Summer Internships

Summer holidays are about to start, it is fun time for most students. But there are always those few looking ahead, in school they spend holidays preparing for entrance exams and in college it is project work, summer training or internship. The first question that arises is why? Why at all should we go for internship/project etc? Well in some technical courses it is mandatory to go for such internships, such as in M.Sc/M.Tech one has to do a necessary six months project. Even if it is not mandatory, the work you do, the experience you gain adds up to your resume. Making you ready for the final step of education, i.e. job, the placements. When? The next question that arises is when? In the first year, second year, third year or fourth year of graduation. Well ideally from first year, because it is never too early to start building a career. But from second year onwards one must go for internships. Where? Once you have decided to do internships, the next big qu