No. A- 48011127/2012 - Admn.I Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs) ':,.***
New Delhi, 8th January, 2013.
Internship Scheme ofthe Department of Economic Affairs for 2013-14.
Department of Economic Affairs has the mandate to carry out riot only the economic diplomacy but also to build and maintain the economic health of the country, which essentially envisages close interaction with various financial institutions, both domestic and international. ,
2. The need for an Internship Scheme for the Department has been felt for quite sometime, which is beneficial to both the Department and the intern. The Internship Scheme will ensure interaction of the officers of the Department with the young scholars with brilliant academic background from reputed academic institutions in the country. The refreshing ideas from the field of academics will help the Department in its activities even as it provides an excellent opportunity to the interns to familiarize themselves with the overall process of formulation of economic policy of the Government at the macro level. 3. The interns from the reputed Economic Institutesl Schoolsl National Management Institutes/ National Law Schools are expected to be instruments par excellence in adding flavour to the functioning . of the Department. DEA shall assign to an intern a specific assignment from an area administered by the Department. Such area could be Capital Market, Economic Reforms at macro level, Development Assistance to India from multilateral 1 bilateral financial institutions/ countries, Exchange Management, Foreign Investment in India and Indian Investment abroad, Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy, Tariff Policy, Domestic Regulations, Inflation Management, Debt Market Operation and Debt Management (External and Domestic), Small Savings, Modernisation of Budget Documents etc. 4. The objective and guidelines/. salient features of the Internship Scheme. of the Department of Economic Affairs for Undergraduates of five year integrated course in Law; Graduates pursuing PostGraduation; Post- Graduates pursuing Research are given below: Objective o
To familiarize the willing and eligible Undergraduates pursuing five year integrated course in Law / Graduates pursuing PostGraduation in Economicsl Finance/. Management 1 PostGraduates pursuing Research in Ecomomics/ Financel Management with the overall process of formulation of economic policies of the Government at macro level. The internship is neither a job nor any assurance thereof in the Department of Economic Affairs. ... contd.2 .
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Candidates pursuing Post Graduation, Research Courses in Economics/ Finance/ Management and 4th & 5th year of 5 year Integrated Courses in Law from Universities/ Institutions of National and International repute are eligible to apply for the internship provided :(a) The Post-Graduation students should have obtained a first class Graduate degree: (b) Research Scholars pursuing courses in Economics/ Finance/ Management, they should have obtained at least 50% in Post-Graduation; and (c) Students of the 4th or 5th year of 5 year integrated Law course should have obtained at least 80% marks in 12th examination. Dl~'ati;~ of internship will be upto six months at different points of time during the Duration financial year 2013-14 (other than December to February). Token remuneration @ ~ 10,000/- per month per interns, payable on satisfactory Token completion of their internships and on submission of their Report/ Paper. Remuneration Interns are required to furnish to the Department a declaration of secrecy before Declaration reporting for the internship. of Secrecy Interns will be provided with the necessary logistics support i.e. office space and Logistics computer with internet facility. Support Eligibility The interns would be attached with one of the DS/ Director level officer in the concerned Division of the Department. The...
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