Internship programme of Ministry of Railways: Silent Features, List of Topics, Application Form

April 11, 2017, 5:47 PM


No.2017/E(Trg)/ 30/5
New Delhi, Dt. 28.03.2017

The General Managers, The GMs/ CEOs/ CMDs
All Indian Railways / Production Units All Public Sector Undertakings

Sub: Internship programme of Ministry of Railways

An internship programme for the year 2017-18 is being conducted by the Ministry of Railways. Salient features of the internship programme of the Railways are as follows:-
1. Objective
To familiarize the students pursuing Graduation / Post Graduation in Engineering and MBA, with the working of Railways and formulation of policies.
To allow young academic talent to be associated with the Railways work for mutual benefit.
The internship is neither a job nor any such assurance for a job in the Indian Railways.
2.. Eligibility
Any Indian national pursuing Graduation/ Post Graduation in Engineering (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical & Electronics, Computers disciplines only) or MBA from Institutes of National and International repute is eligible to apply.
a) Students pursuing Post Graduation in Engineering should have obtained a First class Graduate Degree
b) Students pursuing undergraduate course in Engineering should have completed at least two years of  studying Degree and should have a consistently good academic record.
c) Students pursuing MBA should have obtained a First Class Graduate Degree and should have successfully completed one ear of the course.
3. Duration Duration of the internship will be two months during the financial year 2017-18
4. Subject and Location
The area of study can include Logistics, Financial Manaement, HR, Materials Management, Project Management and other technical matters pertaining to Railways, as may be assigned to the Intern. A list of topics is given in Annexure-I to the letter.
He/ She should also mentioned suggested areas of his / her interest and location to facilitate arrangement of the subject of study. However, assignment of the subject/ topic shall be the prerogative of the administration.
5. Remuneration No remuneration is payable
6. Stay Arrangements Boarding and lodging arrangements will have to be made by the Intern. However, if such facilities are available in Railway premises, they can be provided on payment
7. Submission of paper On completion of the Internship, the intern would be required to present a Report/ Paper on the subject allotted to him / her
8. Certificate of internship
The Report/Paper submitted by the Intern would be evaluated. On successful completion of internship, a certificate of internship would be issued.
9. How to apply
Interested and eligible students are to send their application (Annexure-II) alongwith their CVs covering letter from the Institute duly indicating the place where they intend to intern to CPO of the concerned Zonal Railway / Production Unit/PSU (Zonal Rly./PU/PSU of the nearest Rail head to the institute)
10. Selection The requests will be scrutinized by the ZR/ PU / PSU and depending on the merits, candidates would be selected for internship by the concerned ZR/ PU / PSU.
2. This issues with the concurrence of Finance Directorate of Railway Board.
Encls: Annexure I & II
(V S Dahiya)
Joint Director E(Trg.)
Railway Board.


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