1) John, what is the AII Victoria India Internship Program you completed and what sparked your interest to apply? The Australia India Institute (AII) offers internships at organisations in several cities throughout India as well as positions at Indian companies based in Victoria. There are positions at organisations in a wide range of fields including…

  To make sure that your arrival in India is as smooth as it can possibly be, Asia Options has compiled you a guide on how to find accommodation in India. Securing the right lodgings in India is notoriously tricky, but if you go in armed with the right information, it doesn’t need to be a…

The Australia India Institute’s (AII) Victoria India Internship Program is your chance to intern at an Indian company operating in India or in Victoria. It’s an excellent opportunity to gain important professional skills in your area of interest and benefit from invaluable international experience, helping you learn more about the Indian market, business culture in…

  There are so many places to study, work and live in India that sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. The beauty of India is its diversity and the fact that each city you go to will have something new and different to offer. Whether it’s your first time to India or you…

  Haydn Wilkins has a pretty impressive and diverse resume of Indian experiences. Experiences that he believes have taken him a long way in the early stages of his professional life. Asia Options’ new India Correspondent, Felix Pal, recently caught up with him to go through his Indian resume and see where it has led him.…

Imagine doing an internship in the Indian Premier League (IPL) with Kings XI Punjab – the biggest and most exciting twenty20 cricket league in the world. Well, Andrew Dimopoulas and six La Trobe University students did just that. Asia Options caught up with Andrew to hear about how he organised it, how much fun he had…

  When you think about working as an intern with the United Nations (UN), you may first picture the grandeur and glamour of Geneva or New York City, but my internship in a New Delhi regional office was a unique and highly rewarding experience. As the UN increasingly de-centralises, more and more internships are being…

  Volunteering in India can really open doors and help you get further towards your chosen career or professional path. Asia Options India correspondent, Siobhan Marsh, sat down with Michelle Bourke to talk about her volunteering experience with Tiny Angels, a school in the north east of India, and how you can follow in her…

  The Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies (IPCS) in New Delhi, a well-regarded independent think tank on security and foreign policy in South Asia, has an Interns & Visiting Fellows program for budding postgraduate students. The program focuses on developing your research, policy analysis and writing for publication skills. IPCS accepts applications throughout the year…

Pollinate Energy is an exciting social enterprise based in Australia and India that is working to improve the lives of India’s urban poor by providing access to energy. The experienced team at Pollinate Energy is committed to providing sustainable development and energy solutions as well as support the next generation of social entrepreneurs. The organisation…

  The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) India Internship Programme is offered each year to Indian and foreign students to gain experience working on important development programs across India. The UNDP India is a leading organisation in its field and the internship program is highly sought after and valued.   The United Nations Development Program…