Interested in contributing towards a better South Asia?

The Regional Centre for Strategic Studies (RCSS) is accepting internship applications, on a rolling basis, for commencement effective 4th January 2016.

Interested candidates should be enrolled in a first degree in international relations or relevant social science. Applicants who have obtained a relevant diploma or equivalent qualification from a recognized university/institution will also be considered. Interest in a range of traditional and non-traditional security-related work in South Asia, such as nuclear technology, environment, ethnicity, religion and/or culture is a must. Previous work experience would be an added advantage.

Candidates of all nationalities are welcome to apply.

Job Description

The job profile will entail assistance with program coordination and administrative support, contributing towards proposal writing, social media management, support in collection of data and literature for policy research and analysis, and contribution to the production of research reports and publications, amongst other tasks.

The candidate should have a strong work ethic; possess high team working and interpersonal skills; ability and interest in working within a web-based environment and use of social media is highly appreciated.


A minimum of three months commitment is expected for the internship.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates are invited to apply with letter of interest, resume, and an English writing sample, along with the names and contact details of two non-related referees.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Applications and queries should be sent to