Development Internship

Brookings India is offering internships to promising young individuals interested in conducting interdisciplinary policy research in the field of development. Interns will work under the guidance of a fellow and research assistant at Brookings India in New Delhi. They are expected to assist the research assistant with administrative duties and event organisation. They are also expected to have strong research, data analysis, data manipulation, fact checking, proofreading, and editing skills. The internship will be for a duration of 6 weeks, and will be full time. These internships are competitive and open to individuals from all professional and academic backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Good organisational skills, and an ability to multitask and collaborate with others
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and either Stata, Python, or R
  • Strong background in health economics, public health, development and data analysis

Brookings India is currently seeking applicants for the following periods:

Applications will be handled on a rolling basis. The internships will last for 6 weeks.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Brookings India does not sponsor student or work visas.

To Apply:

Please email your resume and writing sample to Please mention Development Internship in the subject line of the email.