January 3, 2017 HomeInternship ExperiencesNGO and Research Organisations Internship Experience @ Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai: Access to all the library resource and online material By User Submitted+ Internship Experiences, NGO and Research Organisations 0 Comments ShareTweet+1Share0 SharesYour Name, College, Year of Study, Email ID Asang Wankhede, National Law University, Delhi, Alumni Name of Organisation, Location city, Team Strength Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai Application Process with contact details I contacted Prof. Vijay Raghvan who is the head in charge of the Field Action Projects in TISS. I was selected for the project Towards Advocacy and Networking (TANDA) which extensively works for the empowerment of the de-notified and nomadic tribes in Maharashtra. Please visit the TISS website. Duration of internship and timings 4 weeks First impression, first day formalities, infrastructure TISS is one of the leading institutions in India in the field of research in social sciences and minority rights. I was introduced to the team and made aware about the work in TANDA. We got our our TISS IDs to access all the library resource and material online. TISS has great infrastructure. Main tasks I was asked to make a detailed report by studying the literature on Nomadic and De-notified tribes of Maharashtra. Also, they had sent me on field work studying these communities very closely. Work environment and people Friendly and academic oriented work culture. Best things Access to the well stocked library of TISS was something which helped me acquire the tools for my report. The work culture was something I really enjoyed and the field work experience helped me understand the issues faced by these communities in a more comprehensive way. Bad things Nothing. Stipend No Stipend Biggest Lessons Team work Dedication In-depth research in the area of social sciences. Any Other Thing None Overall Rating 10 Accommodation With my relatives Office Timings 9 am – 5 pm and weekends off Lawctopus in your inbox I consent to my submitted data being collected via this form* Thank you for subscribing. Something went wrong. we respect your privacy and take protecting it seriously Did Lawctopus help you? It's your turn now. Send us a gift by clicking here! ShareTweet+1Share0 Shares Related Posts Internship Experience @ Bihar State Legal Service Authority, Patna: Organize Legal Camps, Learn Practical Knowledge Internship Experience @ Lux Veritas, New Delhi: Learnt About Drafting and Filing Procedures Internship Experience @ Human Rights Law Network, Kolkata: Interactive Sessions, Good Environment About Author User Submitted Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Website: Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.