(Currently only offered to locals due to the diffciculties in obtaining visa for international students)
July 31, 2017
Internship Programme ( now open)
We encourage university and college students to work with us in any field they like. Students must use this opportunity to engage them self in a useful learning experience with our team. Our internship programmes was launched in 2009, so that students can get the opportunity to as learning experience.
Internships (local students)
For local students, who plan to work in the Maldives after their higher studies or students who want to explore new career paths after their A' levels, this is a great opportunity for them to experience the real challenges in a working environment. Students in the environmental, engineering and geomatics fields can take advantage to join and work with us before deciding on a thesis or dissertation. Many students are faced with the dilemma of not really knowing what topics to choose for their thesis or dissertation and this is a great way to decide.
Qualities expected from interns
As our work involves lot of travelling within the Maldives, all interns should be flexible and able to travel to outer islands on assignments. In addition, they should also complete the projects on deadline and be able to work in a team environment. Once engaged, the interns must complete the internship. Termination of the internship before the agreed duration will only be allowed in unavoidable circumstances only.
Internship -General Terms and Conditions (Pdf)
At present, we are looking for intens in the following areas.
• Coastal Engineering
• Environmental Science and Engineering.
• Surveying and Mapping sciences
• Marine biology
• Marine science
• GIS - Geographic Information System
• Creative Designing and Content making
Benefits and incentives
As an intern, we provide the following
• Fixed monthly allowance of MVR 5,000.00
• Access to our information and resource data base and the opportunity to work with us.
• Access to our state of the technologies
• Opportunity to travel to outer islands and resorts in various projects of ours.
• All expenses while traveling on assignment
The internship programme will be 6-12 months long programme. If you have successfully completed the internship, Water solutions will considered offering a permanent position.
Spanish student, Adrián Cebrián, a coastal engineering student
during his internship at Water Solutions.
Amir Musthafa, a coastal engineering student during his internship
with WS. Amir is seen here collecting data in an island.