Topics for Internship Topics for Research: Trainee can select any topic out of the mentioned below topics or as the student may suggest:- Topics relating to Government formulation of Strategic Plan of Digital India, Make in India, Skill India, Start Up India etc. and such as related to the policies of Government for Department of Telecom, Department of Electronics/Alternate energy/power, Industries, exports-imports etc. such as:- E Governance in any State Take any one service and study it across all States Internet penetration and how to increase it Cyber security Cyber Wars Social media a bane or boon Effect of social media on Indian culture Social Media destroying our cultural backbone Effect of Mobile and Internet on rural/urban/students/young/old people Internet the tool for changing way of doing business Energy deficiency globally and in India particularly relating to scope of alternate energy development Opportunities for electronic and telecom manufacturing in India Opportunities for Solar Energy projects in India Strategies for increasing broadband penetration and extending it to rural areas Vacation of Spectrum for commercial uses and its efficient management. Spectrum sharing policies across globe Evolution of 4G globally and prospects in India Strategies for coordination between various agencies for development of rural areas in integrated way. Youth empowerment through ICT Social Media- a boon or dismal thing for society Technology perils in ICT Innovations in Technology for ICT, Telecom, Mobile Security aspects of Internet technology Security aspects of Telecom Network Cyber security of Networks Effective coordination between Power and Telecom Networks Effective Use of Universal Obligation Fund (USO Fund) for extending telephony and Broadband to uncovered rural population. Licensing issues in Telecommunication arising out of multiple licenses and convergence. User friendly security systems in telecommunications. Promotion of telecom equipment manufacturing. Convergence of telecom, IT and Broadcasting. Issues relating to operations, coverage, licensing, regulations, etc. Global practice for addressing Customers grievances and satisfaction in telecommunication field. Environmental, Pollution aspects and Green IT, Telecom Global Practices and policies on Telecom Infrastructure, towers etc. Options for renewable, solar energy in Telecom, IT. Global practices and policies for e waste management in telecommunication, IT field. Local loop unbundling E waste management in India as per Government regulations (we can change name) Global practices of Active and Passive Infrastructure sharing in Telecom, IT. Government initiatives to promote Indigenous manufacturing in India (and/or different countries) Strategies for promotion of Research & Development, IPRs in telecommunications. Global status of 3G implementation and operators profitability. Global advancement for 4G technology Roadmap for 4G, LTE, TDLTE. Optimization of Operators Revenues in the context of Tariffs in India. Strategies for Disaster Management in Telecommunications field. Standardization and issues of specifications in telecommunications. Strategies for inclusive development by State Government in Telecom. Digital India vision and strategies Strategies for National Broadband Development Plan Strategies for National Telecom Equipment Manufacturing Policy Roadmap for New Telecom Policy for India Analysis and Projections for Indian Telecom/ICT Operations Financials Cooperation and strategies for Development of trade and business between India and Korea/Taiwan/China/Japan/etc. in ICT field. Issues of Radiation, Health from Telecom Towers and Infrastructure. Good Governance Empowerment of Indian citizens CSR projects of water dispensers, bio toilets Concept of Center of Excellence for ICT in educational Institutes Promotion of education/skills to rural/physically challenged/tribal/minority persons Any other topic as you may deem fit Research Methodology/Place of Internship There are four ways of internship:- Based on secondary research, Based on actual visit to educational Institutes/for ICT assessments. Based on actual visit to Industries for full duration or for some short term durations Based on Market survey for Mobiles, consumer goods, electronics etc. either in Delhi or in the area where you stay/live/study or entire district/state/India Alternative Options for Internships The first one can be with actual working in CMAI office in Delhi or with working from hometown or other places. The Second one is relevant to study ICT status of Engineering/management Colleges in your area (where you live or study) or the entire district or entire State or entire India, if the place selected for internship has substantial Engineering/management/technical colleges. In such case local conveyance expenses with some limitations and depending upon the progress can be reimbursed. The third one can also be around the industries in your area or in any of established industrial areas in India or abroad. The fourth one can be either your place, Delhi etc. depending upon your choice. Research Internship In case of research Internship, typically the study is based on secondary research coupled with some personal interviews/primary data. Secondary data is now available on plenty on web and libraries. So there is hardly any need to say from which office the internship shall commence. Yet for all purposes the official address during training would be P 90 B Basement, NDSE II, New Delhi 110 047. All meetings/interviews etc. would be at this office. However we welcome trainees to visit and stay for the entire duration of their internship in our office if, they so wish. All non staying students from one Institute will get one chance of personal meeting or con call when topic etc. has been decided and students have finally decided to join (no withdrawal after that, otherwise complete ban for that Institute for future). In this the objectives of study and way forward etc. would be shared. Then a draft approach paper will be submitted by email, which will be replied within week’s time giving suggestions/comments. Draft final report to be submitted and week/10 days time given for approval. In between any queries/advice by email to be brief and to the point. Once every Sunday evening an email of status or progress to be sent. Visit to office after pre fixing of time. Otherwise you are welcome but there must be a purpose of visiting.