An Arcotech Group Company
InternshipDesk International Internship Programs
Summer Business Immersion Program June 16- August 11, 2012 in New Delhi, India
WHAT ARE YOU DOING TO STAND OUT FROM THE REST? Everyone
University Graduates With Work Experience
University graduates with work experience, international work experience and language skills
InternshipDesk Program Graduates
WHO WE ARE
WHAT WE DO
HOW WE CAN HELP
InternshipDesk is a globally recognized, US based, career development company that offers international summer business immersion programs and internship placement. Established in 2007, we have provided the student and new graduate communities of the world with the unique opportunity to obtain an exclusive internship with the most successful and recognized multi-national companies such as Nike, General Mills, Harley-Davidson, GE and IBM. Our mission is to lead the world in placing the next generation of global business leaders. InternshipDesk is a subsidiary of The Arcotech Group trading since 1981.
In today’s competitive job search market, you have to differentiate yourself from the multitude of college graduates that are looking for the same open positions that you are. Today a good GPA and participation in your campus community just aren’t enough. At InternshipDesk we start by learning about you. We will help you in reaching your career goals through providing you with a road map to help you navigate your way through today’s difficult job market.
An international experience that you will remember for a lifetime. A vastly improved resume that will make you more marketable to ALL employers and the opportunity to differentiate yourself from the field. You will gain a better understanding of options available across international industries. The opportunity to develop a global network through your International Group and our alumni association. Upon graduation from our program, you will be interviewed by our international placement partner and assisted by them in your job search. Lifelong memories and friends from traveling, living and working abroad.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NEW DELHI, INDIA PROGRAM Internship Placement – First and Foremost, you will be placed in a project based, internship program with the most successful and recognized multi-national companies in New Delhi, India. This sole part of the program will position you for your future success in an International career. Accommodation & Transportation – All students will be housed together at the New Delhi Hilton Garden Inn located in the Saket District center, at double occupancy. Breakfast will be provided daily. Airport transfer will be provided upon arrival and departure of the program. A chauffeur driven, air-conditioned car will be provided to each candidate for transportation to and from their office. International Career Development Series – The class will meet every Wednesday for our featured career development lecture series. Topics range from local and regional culture to current business scenarios and practices. All speakers come from a variety of backgrounds including MNC’s, NGO’s, government, academia and the arts. You will also be involved in programs designed to immerse you into the Indian culture The Entrepreneurship Competition – At the beginning of the Internship program, students will be placed in groups and will participate in the Entrepreneurship Competition that will be led by a university professor, local entrepreneurs and businesses. Interns will be asked to research a topic, create a business plan, and present it to a panel. Prizes will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place with the possibility of turning successful ideas into full-time opportunities that will be funded by members of the local business community. Travel & Volunteering – Additional travel, included with the program, will include a Trek through the Himalayas and a trip to the Taj Mahal at Agra. Opportunities to enhance your resume by volunteering will also be available. On-site Program Management – Our experienced staff is available 24/7. The program is directed by senior level managers and supported by program managers both local and western.
Program Information: India – New Delhi Program Dates: Duration: Cost: Inclusive of:
June 16 – August 11, 2012 2 Months $7,999.99 • Internship Placement: Students will apply to actual positions at major Indian & multinational firms. Students will be required to complete an interview with the InternshipDesk team & the host company if required. Students will work full time (~40 hours / week). • Visa: InternshipDesk will provide documentation from our USA and India offices enabling students to go to the Indian consulate to obtain their visa. • Accommodation: Students will be housed at the New Delhi Hilton Garden Inn Hotel. http://hiltongardeninn.hilton.co.uk/hiltongardeninnnewdelhisaket Housing will be at double occupancy. Breakfast will be provided daily. • Airport Transfer: Airport transfer will be provided to and from the hotel. • Transportation: A chauffeur driven, air-conditioned car will be provided to each candidate for transportation to and from their office. • Management: The program is directed by Mr. Maninder Kohli and assisted by a local group of management. The management team is actively involved in the day to day oversight of the program and will be available to the whole group 24/7. • Welcome Reception: A grand welcome reception will be held at the estate of Mr. Arvind Saraf (InternshipDesk Chairman). Business leaders and local university students will be in attendance to meet with the students. • Orientation: The first two days of the program will consist of orientation. Where cultural issues and various topics will be addressed. The group will be guided around the city and advised on general guidelines on life in India. • Himalayan Trek: Mr. Maninder Kohli and an experienced staff at Juniper Outdoor Pursuit Centre (http://www.juniperopc.com/) will lead the group on a team building trek in the lower Himalayan range. This is a great opportunity to see the rural side of India. The group will be transported from Delhi to the mountains via bus. 1 night will be spent at the Woodstock School (http://www.woodstockschool.in/) where they will be introduced to the Himalayas and safety while on the trek. Day 2 will consist of a hike to an elevation of ~10,000 feet, where camp will be set up and the night will be spent. Day 3 will consist of a hike down the mountain and the return back to Delhi. Food will be included while on the trek. This is a trek designed for beginners. • Travel: A weekend day trip from Delhi will be taken to Agra (Taj Mahal, Agra Fort & Fatehpur Sikri). Discounted weekend trips will be available but at an additional cost to the participant. • International Career Development Series: Our weekly keynote series will include speakers from major multinationals, NGO’s and other areas. In many cases the series will be held at the site of the speaker, enabling the students to observe multiple working environments within the country. The events are held in the evening. • Hindi Language Instruction: Basic introduction to Hindi will be provided.
*Exclusive of Airfare
• Entrepreneurship Project: Proctored by our management team the students will be grouped together and challenged to complete a business plan focused on the Indian market. They will then present their plan to a board of venture capitalists and practitioners who may ultimately decide to fund the project. • Graduation Ceremony: A graduation ceremony will be held where students will all have the opportunity to speak to the group about their experience. Students will be given an award upon completion of their 2 month program.