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  • Locations: Mumbai, India
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
  • Restrictions: UNC Charlotte applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 03/01/2020
**
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer 2021 03/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of approval into this program and be able to complete pre-departure materials prior to the term's application deadline.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Affiliate Provider Program, Internship Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Business, Communication Studies, Economics, Engineering, History, International Business, International Public Relations, International Studies, Internship, Journalism, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Political Science
Click here for a definition of this term Min. Cumulative GPA: 2.5 Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Affiliate Provider: CIEE Housing Options: Dormitory
Program Description:

Summer Global Internship

MUMBAI, INDIA

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Program Overview

CIEE Global Internship programs are built just for you! All of our locations offer a wide range of internship opportunities across a diverse set of industries. When you apply, we work directly with you to find an internship that suits your unique needs and professional goals. Learn more about our personalized placement process.

Choose Mumbai and you'll choose to spend a summer in the world's fourth largest city by population and the commercial capital of the one of its fastest growing economies. As a CIEE Global Intern, you'll work in a non-paying position with a leading organization, diving into a field of interest, exploring a different culture, and expanding your professional portfolio and network.  Your exploration of the city formerly known as Bombay will lead to artistic, intellectual, and culinary discoveries in the place that is the site of Asia's oldest stock exchange, India's Fashion Weeks, and home of Bollywood, Mumbai's global film industry.

Unique Experiences

WORK IN A CITY LIKE MUMBAI IS "RISE, SURPRISE AND ENTERPRISE"

which is an International hub in finance, commerce and the entertainment capital of India.

"BOMBAY IS NOT ABOUT 'SIGHTS' IN THE TRADITIONAL SENSE,

but it's about experiences" - in every field be it music, Arts, Bollywood, management or science, cosmopolitan culture, humaneness and creativity.

LIVE IN A CITY OF DREAMS WHICH NEVER SLEEPS, CONSTANTLY ON THE MOVE.

The cosmopolitan temperament of the city instantly makes you feel one with the people, walking through an abundance of historical and cultural sites like the ionic gateway of India. The old city of Bombay prides itself with a rich cultural heritage, a short yet flamboyant history, an impressive collection of temples, an amalgamation of unity in diversity with countless dialects intermingling.

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Excursions & Activities

  • Take a crash course in Hindi, the official language of India, along with English.  
  • Tour local markets, visit the Gateway of India, India's most valued structure, and take an Indian cooking class.
  • Explore the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly The Prince of Wales Museum), a renowned museum in South Mumbai which houses rare ancient exhibits of Indian history
  • Relax on one of Mumbai's many beaches including Girgaum Chowpatty, Juhu, and Gorai Beach.

Professional Development

  • Take advantage of resume help and interviewing skills based on local business culture
  • Explore the professional working world of Mumbai through organizational site visits, industry networking events, and guest lectures
  • Participate in workshops that will help you make the most of your internship

What's Included

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Meals (breakfast and dinner) are included in the program housing.
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • Orientation – an introduction to Indian culture, your academic program, and the city, plus practical information about living in your host city
  • Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
  • 24/7 emergency on-site support

1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!

GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.

Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.

Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.

Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.

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Why CIEE

  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel insurance included

Questions?

Our highly experienced staff have extensive knowledge of all CIEE programs and services. If you are a student with questions about completing your application, or you want to sign up to receive program updates and news, our staff are happy to help.

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This program includes "Do Not Travel" locations according to the U.S. Department of State, as of March 8, 2019. Please review UNC Charlotte's Travel Policy to Restricted Areas. Participation in this program is contingent upon completing a waiver with the Office of Education Abroad. Please contact the OEA to discuss your interest in traveling to this location.

Important Notes from the
Office of Education Abroad (OEA) at UNC Charlotte

 

Researching this Program

Many affiliate providers typically will only list minimal information in their brochure above within the OEA database of approved programs as all current information is hosted on their website. Please use the links provided above to research the program information on the affiliate provider's website.

Affiliate Provider Programs

Check out our Affiliate Provider page for more general information about what an affiliate provider is, the program and cost structure & more. Please note that the "Fact Sheet" listed above may list majors or minors under the "Areas of Study" parameter. It's important to understand that these are simply suggested areas of study, which indicates that this program may offer one or several courses within this discipline. Additionally, as course offerings can change often, the program may offer one or more courses within an area of study that is not listed in this section. Students should not rely solely on this "areas of study" section when determining whether or not a study abroad program is a good academic fit for them; it is the student's responsibility to look at the specific list of courses offered by the host university (see below) to determine whether or not courses are available within their interests and/or area(s) of study.

Application Process

Any student wishing to participate in an affiliate provider program is required to complete an additional application with the Office of Education Abroad in order to receive approval to participate in the program. Please visit our Application Process page for more information. Note that students who do not receive approval from the OEA to participate in the program will not receive academic credit, will not be able to access their financial aid or scholarships and will not have access to OEA Services.

Academic Credit

Refer to our Academic Credit page for more information on how students will be working with their academic departments to determine what UNC Charlotte equivalent course credit they will receive for the courses they take abroad.

Money Matters

It's important to understand the cost structure of an Affiliate Provider program and to then research the estimated costs of each expense. Check out our Money Matters section on our website to learn more about how financial aid works, search for scholarship opportunities and more.

Miscellaneous Resources

Questions?

For questions regarding policies & procedures for UNC Charlotte students going abroad, please visit the OEA website, contact the Office of Education Abroad at 704-687-7747 or edabroad@uncc.edu. For questions regarding details of this particular affiliate provider program (e.g. program dates, course offerings, program fee, etc.), please contact the affiliate provider.