Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) in collaboration with the National ICT R&D Fund is launching ‘Prime Minister’s ICT Internship Program’ this year. Through this program, PSEB will deploy 3,000 ICT graduates who have graduated in 2013 or later in ICT companies and IT departments of public & private sector organizations for a period of six months. 30% seats have been reserved for female ICT graduates. Interns will be selected by companies themselves and stipend will be paid by PSEB to interns.
Eligibility Criteria :-
Candidates having 16-18 years of education from the recognized universities/institutions.
Must be the permanent resident of Pakistan as per NADRA record
Graduated in 2013 or later
Should not have a current job
DURATION OF INTERNSHIP: Six Month
Rs 15,000/- per month upon submission of monthly progress and attendance reports to PSEB.
Bachelors degree in ICT discipline (BCS, BE (Computer Information System), BE (Electronics), BS (Computer System Engineering), BS (Data processing), BS (Electronics), BS (Graphics), BS-IT, BS (Multimedia), BS (Networking and Information System), BS (Signal processing), BS (Software Engineering) BS (Telecom), MBA (IT), MBA (MIS), MCS, MS (Computer Science) MS (Information Security), MS (IT), MS (Networking), MS (Software Engineering), PGD or equivalent.
How to Apply:-
Applications are invited from the ICT graduates of 2013 or later fulfilling the above criteria. The preferred option for candidates is to apply online through website.
which will facilitate prompt processing of their applications. However, candidates having no computer access at all can apply through hard copy by postal mail. Closing date for receipt of applications for the first batch of this program is 30th December, 2016. PSEB will share the database of all eligible graduates with software houses, call centers, telcos, hospitals, banks and IT departments of public and private sector organizations for interviews and selection.
Placement of first batch of interns is expected by January, 2017.