• Virtual Internship
  • 15-Apr-2024
  • Anywhere In India,
  • Start date
  • Duration
    2 Months
  • Stipend
    ₹ /month
  • No of Credits
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  • Virtual Internship

About the program

In an ongoing effort to prioritize skill development and bolster India's position as a digital talent hub, Cisco and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) have launched the latest phase of their internship program. This initiative aims to offer virtual internships in Networking and Cyber Security through the Cisco Networking Academy and its affiliated partners. This collaborative endeavour between industry and government is designed to cultivate a skilled talent pool for the technology sector, contributing to the nation's digital skilling agenda.

This initiative aims to provide valuable learning opportunities and practical experience to students in the academic community, enhancing their employability and contributing to the advancement of the technology sector in India.

Key Details of the Virtual Internship Program :

  1. Eligibility: Students enrolled in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year engineering/technical degree and diploma programs from institutions affiliated with the Cisco Networking Academy are eligible to participate. Institutions interested in joining the Cisco NetAcad can apply for membership.
  2. Registration Process: Interested students must complete the registration process on the AICTE internship portal and proceed to undertake the designated courses. They can do so by contacting their NetAcad instructor at their institution and accessing the courses on
  3. Course Completion: Students will be required to provide proof of course completion and link to digital badges, marking an important milestone in the virtual internship program.
  4. Industry Session: Selected students will have the opportunity to attend a Cisco industry session. Under the guidance of their NetAcad instructor, they will work on the assigned problem statement.
  5. Project Submission: Upon completion of their project work, students must undertake a final quiz as part of the submission process.
  6. Certification: Eligible students who fulfil all criteria will receive a virtual internship certificate.
  7. For Further Support: Students can reach out to their NetAcad instructor at their institution or contact the program organizers at

Note: Final year students are not eligible for this program.


At the conclusion of the internship, students may receive an internship completion certificate based on the quality of their work.

Who can apply?

Only those candidates can apply who:

  1. are from Any
  2. and specialisation from Any
  3. are available for duration of 2 Months
  4. have relevant skills and interests

Terms of Engagement

This is the virtual internship program, and is NOT to be confused with Cisco India's Standard Internship Program (managed through Cisco's career page).

Number of openings


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