"Scheme of Internship for Bright Young Students"
Applications are invited for Internship from Institutions like IITs, IIMs, IRMA, TISS, Xavier Institute of Management, Indian Institute of Forest Management and other Institutions of National Repute. The Internship will be offered to the students perusing MBA/ PGDBM/ PGDM from the above mentioned Institutions.

 Aim of the Scheme

I. To attract, nurture and harness the young intellectual capital for the cause of strengthening good governance.
II. To familiarize the interested and willing bright young students with the overall process of Development of the State along with hiring their services for short term researches connected with analysis of policies, projects, schemes etc.
III. Internship is very different from any regular job in the government. However, over a period of time it will generate a pool of young minds especially oriented to accept new challenges and problems encountered in achieving the goals of good governance.


I. Internship would be available for those students who are interested in studies related to the objectives of the Institute through exposure/ familiarization of the processes of governance and development of the State in local global scenario.
II. Committed bright PG/Research students with uniformly good academic record studying in an institution of repute in India or abroad who are willing to spend short periods as an Internee in the Institute for active participation in projects, studies etc under the Institute.

Guidelines / Salient Features of the Scheme

I. Duration of internship will be for a total period of 1 to 6 months during any particular year. Each Intern will be eligible for a lump sum honorarium of Rs.20,000/- per month for their actual period of work. They will also be eligible for train travel expenses from their place of study to Bhopal and back by AC 3 Tier by shortest route. Similar Travel costs for travel from port of entry in India to Bhopal will be payable to students from abroad. Shared Office space and access to ICT facilities will also be available.
II. Applications in prescribed format will be invited from established reputed institutions and list of selected interns will be displayed on the website of the Institute (www.aiggpa.mp.gov.in). A no objection certificate from Dean/Head of the Department/Placement Coordinator of the institution where the student is pursuing his study would be essential.
III. The intern will work either with the department/organization of Government of Madhya Pradesh or with the AIGGPA. A nodal officer from the department/organization will supervise the work of the intern. AIGGPA will also play the role of mentor for the interns. On completion of the internship, the interns shall make a presentation of the work done by them to their concerning department/organization as well as at AIGGPA.
IV. The Institute will have the Intellectual Property Rights on the data collected, findings and all other outcomes of the projects undertaken by the interns. The contribution made by the interns in such studies will be duly acknowledged. However, no part of the foregoing components would be used by intern elsewhere without prior written permission of the Institute.
V. Certificate will be issued to the intern after successful completion of the study at the end of the internship.

Application Process

Every year the applications for internship will be accepted from 1st October to 15th  December.  The placement offices of the participating institutes are requested to compile the details of the interested candidates in the prescribed format along with a covering letter duly signed by HOD/Dean/Placement Coordinator of the Institute and email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. No direct applications from the applicant will be entertained for internship. Shortlisted candidates will be selected through telephonic interview or video conferencing. Mr. Gaurav Khare, Deputy Advisor (Governance), Tel. 0755-2770695 will be the point of contact from AIGGPA for coordination regarding Internship.

Application for Internship