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 ShareTweetShare0 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 ShareTweetShare0 Shares Disclaimer: Internship experiences are opinions shared by individual law students and tend to be personal and subjective in nature. The internship experiences shared on Lawctopus are NOT Lawctopus official views on the internship. Get Lawctopus in Your Email. Join 58,000+ young lawyers! Related Posts Internship Experience @ Delhi International Arbitration Center, New Delhi: Observe Arbitration Proceedings, Supportive Staff Internship Experience @ Legal Education Awareness Foundation, Delhi: Write Articles, Conduct Surveys, Stipend of Rs. 2000 Internship @ Shardul Amarchand & Mangaldas, Delhi: Grand Office, Corporate Research About Author User Submitted Add a Comment Cancel replyYour 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 follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.