These days practical exposure to work and work environment plays a vital role in getting your dream job. When you are pursuing your studies in college/university for 4 years, you actually have a lot of time to add value to your subject.
Internships are one of the best ways to do the above. Colleges do permit students to go for internship’s provided they maintain a fairly good academic score.
If you are lucky enough to grab a beneficial internship, it can be more valuable towards your later career.
While pursuing engineering, you can actually start off your internship in the 1st year of your course. Some take it up in their 2nd/3rd/4th year as well. ‘Internshala’ is one good platform that provides your internship based on your area of study (ECE, CSE or any other).
You can also do an internship based on your passion for creative fields such as animation, art, design, photography, film making and many more.
If you are aspiring for a great MNC job then internships will surely help you break the recruitment process as a fresher. Considering you to be a fresher company expect you to be exceptional at least in the basics of your subject.
Internships help you get your basics right and provide you real-time exposure to work and other practical things. If you get an internship in big companies like Microsoft or Google through your skills, it can actually turn out as your permanent career.
Being an intern not only bring you more job opportunities. It will also help you build a network with the company and its employees. It will also keep you updated with the latest happenings in the industry.
An internship will give a reality check about your adaptability to the workplace.
Internships are the perfect way to enhance your resume with relevant experiences. It adds weight to your already existing skills or helps polish them.
So, basically by opting for internships you become more professional, with a clear knowledge about your work, become adaptive and bring good no.of chances for you to get hired by big MNC’s.