Infosys InStep ranked as the “Best Internship Program” for five consecutive years
The Global Internship Program provides students with enriching experiences, both professionally and personally
BENGALERU, India, November 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Infosys (NSE:INFY) (BSE:INFY) (NYSE:INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital consulting and services, today announced that InStep, the flagship global internship program from the company, received the title award for “Best Overall Internship Program” in the 2023 Vault Internship Rankings. This is the fifth consecutive year that InStep has received this accolade, which was published by the news organization on Vault Firsthand Quarries. This year, internships were carried out for 285 interns from different academic backgrounds, representing 143 universities and 34 nationalities.
The rankings are based on responses from over 10,000 participants across 139 programs worldwide. InStep achieved the highest ranking in all subcategories:
100 best internships
Best Internship for Technology and Engineering Industry
Best internship for pay, job prospects, quality of assignments, quality of life, real-life experience, overall career development, networking opportunities, and training and mentorship
Best Internship by Role for Information Technology, Software Engineering & Development, Strategy & Business Development, and Data Analytics
Best Internship for Global Diversity, Diversity for Women, Diversity for LGBTQ+ People, and Racial and Ethnic Diversity
InStep is Infosys’ flagship global fully paid internship program that has been in existence for over 22 years. It has hosted more than 3,000 trainees representing more than 200 universities and 50 nationalities. InStep provides its interns with the means to work on real-time projects across all corporate functions and business units, including the strategic engineering group, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, corporate strategy, data analytics, sustainability, alliances, utilities, financial services and marketing. Additionally, the program offers a well-defined career progression plan – last year over 70% of eligible interns received full-time offers.
Sumit VirmaniExecutive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Infosys, said: “Since its inception, InStep has strived to nurture young talent and enable great minds to use their skills in real time through guidance, exposure and learning. This recognition brings us the “hope to continue our path with even more enthusiasm. As InStep continues to grow, we aim to provide interns with an environment conducive to growth, the best work experience, and allowing them to participate in building a better future for all.
“King’s College London is very proud of our multi-year partnership with Infosys and I was delighted to visit the Infosys Bengaluru campus in April this year alongside senior colleagues from King’s. Over 50 of our students have completed the Infosys InStep program over the years, providing them with a truly unique internship experience and fantastic opportunities for professional and personal development. I would like to congratulate Infosys InStep on this brilliant achievement and wish them continued success. many years of continued excellence,” said, Teacher Chitij KapurPresident and Principal, King’s College London.
Professor Garud Iyengar, Senior Associate Dean for Research and Academic Programs, Columbia Engineering, Colombia Universitysaid, “Infosys and Columbia Engineering have an extraordinary relationship through the InStep Internship Program, an initiative that provides students with professionally and personally rewarding experiences. Interns in the program are engaged in real-time projects in technology areas like AI. , ML, Cybersecurity, UI/UX and Metaverse. Students work alongside cross-functional teams with professionals from diverse backgrounds, gaining industry exposure that will help them chart a rewarding career path. We look forward to many years of working with Infosys.”
Teacher Pamela Hindsfaculty director of Stanford Global Engineering Programs, Stanford Universitysaid, “Infosys has been an exceptional partner in providing internships for Stanford engineering students. Our students report having had a life-changing experience. They are welcomed and integrated into the organization, given stimulating opportunities in which they can contribute and grow, matched with mentors who provide guidance but also encourage the pushing of boundaries, and exposed to unforgettable cultural experiences. We look forward to continuing to work with Infosys to provide these rewarding opportunities for our students.”
Infosys is a global leader in next-generation digital consulting and services. More than 300,000 of our people work to amplify human potential and create the next opportunity for people, businesses and communities. With over four decades of experience managing the systems and operations of global enterprises, we expertly guide clients, in over 50 countries, as they navigate their cloud-powered digital transformation. We empower them with an AI-powered core, equip the business with agile digital at scale, and drive continuous improvement with continuous learning through the transfer of digital skills, expertise, and ideas from our ecosystem. of innovation. We are deeply committed to being a well-governed, environmentally responsible organization where diverse talent thrives in an inclusive workplace.
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