Internship/ Short-Term Engagement at TISS RRRG

TISS RRRG provides internship opportunities to interested individuals, depending on their skills and interests. Students pursuing masters in law and social scineces can also send their application for short-term engagement to work in the field of resource rights and governance. Various options of policy analysis, fieldwork and project work are available. The interns will be egnaged to work on current TISS RRRG projects.

Coordinator: Soma Sarkar


Application form


Academic background

Undergraduate, graduate or post graduate students with interest in areas such as public policy and law, natural resource governance, enviromental jurisprudence, rural development and livelihood, enviornmental movements, etc.

Skills and experience

Flexibility and willingness to work are key requirements for this internship. TISS RRRG is involved in various projects and programmes in research, in the fields listed below; as well as in outreach and education initiatives. Interns are expected to have good organizational skills, writing and communication skills, computer skills, field experience relating to intern's academic interests (e.g. scientific research, GIS, education) and ability to work independently.

Language requirements

The candidate should be able to speak, read and write English



Application & Letter of purpose

Reference letter

TISS RRRG’s Research Areas of work

Environmental Jurisprudence

Forest Rights and Governance

National Green Tribunal

Rural Development and Livelihood

Enviornmental Policy and Law Analysis