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Students doing technical and social courses have a task to complete- Internship.
Toward this end, the recruitment and training platform, Internshala has brought out a new report regarding the increasing awareness of internships amongst the students of India.
The key highlight of the report is that 76,000 students applied to internships every day in the past year. The reason behind this is that internships have become an integral part of a college student's career journey in India, irrespective of their educational background or level of education undergrad, postgrad, or doctoral.
Every year, the number of students registering for internships is increasing. Even in 2020 when the whole nation was facing the challenges posed by the pandemic, there was a 35% rise in the number of students seeking internships.
It is learnt that many students understand the value of internships in building their careers and exploring their options. Therefore, they took up the challenge of adapting to the circumstances even during the testing times of COVID-19. As a result, 76% of the students applied to virtual internship opportunities.