­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­The Aga Khan University’s Virtual Internship Programme (AKU-VIP) offers placements in East Africa, South and Central Asia, Europe, and North America with the international development agencies of The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) – One of the world’s largest Network that works on programmes dedicated to improving the quality of life and opportunities of vulnerable communities and spans across 30 countries.

The programmes aim to provide a critical learning opportunity that goes beyond simple work experience and instead focuses on thinking outside of the box, developing strong leadership skills, being critically reflexive, and learning new ways of doing things in new environments.

The application timelines are as below:

  • Application Period:                          March 25, 2021 - April 23, 2021 
  • Interview Dates:                               May 10, 2021 - May 19, 2021 
  • Final Intern Selection:                     May 20, 2021
  • Summer Commencement Date:    June 7, 2021 - August 27, 2021

Feel free to reach out to aku.iip@aku.edu with any questions or concerns

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