Hands-on training is an integral part of curriculum at NIT Goa. Industrial training and internship offer students an opportunity to get experience of the working environment before they graduate. This helps them in correlating the knowledge gained from their curriculum to the insights gained from working in the industry and also motivates them to enhance their skills. Students also understand the bigger picture of working in industrial/corporate environment and understand the diversified skill requirement. All of this helps them to enhance their technical skills, interpersonal skills, managerial and leadership skills. Moreover, students get a chance to plan their professional career. This exposure will help them to deliver their best when they join the industry as working professionals.
The Training and Placement Cell facilitates internships for students in industries, corporate, academia, NGO and organizations of National and International repute. Our students got internships in some of the best academic institutes, multinational companies and public sector organizations. A batch of 100 students interned at more than 40 organizations/companies. The paramount being the internship at CERN where 6 students from all the three branches interned at Geneva, Switzerland for 2 months. Other important organizations in the limelight being Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA), Philips, Siemens, Bosch and various others. Some of the major ones are shown below.