Internship and volunteer programs in India. Available year round with Leave UR Mark.

What you get: program placement, housing plus food in India, in-country support

What you learn: travel, work experience, Indian culture

 

Available Locations: Bangalore, Mumbai, Goa

 

Who Applies? First time travelers to India, international students, recent grads, gap year people, those who want to help

 

Leave UR Mark Experiences

Gap Year Ideas

A Gap Year in India is a fantastic way to explore career ...

Ethically Traveling in India

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Testimonials

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Gallery

Pics and videos from the field, accommodations and cultural activity.

What Our Clients Say

“Stay as long as possible. Four weeks is nice, but to stay more than two months is more effective to work and discover India.” Cecile O., Netherlands, Children’s Education Project

“I truly feel like I’m getting something accomplished. I’m part of the team and I’m really helping these companies get along: quite simply, I can help them get new customers. It’s a new experience and it feels pretty good.” Johanna K. Germany, Marketing Internship

psychology internships

Psychology Internships Abroad | Our Opportunites

This week we are focusing on psychology internships offered by Leave UR Mark. We we dug through our blog archives and found some articles on psychology internships that we will be republishing to highlight our alum’s work in psychology, counseling and therapy internships. We are proud of the mark they left while in India and […]

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5 Books To Read Before Volunteering in India

If you are the type of traveler that loves to immerse yourself in your next destination months in advance before arrival, this post is for you!  Reading awesome local literature on the country you are traveling to can be an excellent way to get you hyped up for your upcoming trip….and make the time go faster!  Before […]

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Sonia working with the children in India

Psychology Internships | Special Needs Children

  Leave UR Mark spoke with former intern Sonia from the United States about our psychology internships in India devoted to children who have autism and special needs. Sonia comes from a background in mental health and therapy and got share her creative ideas with the children, parents and staff at the rehabilitation center. Let’s learn about Sonia’s […]

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indian food

Five Foods to Try during Internships in India

Leave UR Mark is dedicated to make one of our internships in India as culturally fulfilling as possible. Toward that goal, we put together this list of must-try dishes to experience, if you decide to participate i one of our internships in India. Five South Indian foods you must try The variety of South Indian […]

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Marketing Internship

Marketing Internship in India

  We did a Q+ A with Bria Brown of Saint Peter’s University on her Marketing Internship in India.  Studying business back in New Jersey, United States and traveling to India is an unforgettable experience for Brown.  Let’s look into how she found her life in India and what tips she has for future interns […]

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My Gap Year |Interning at a Magazine

I took a gap year after I got burned out from my corporate job that had a steady salary. Here is my gap year experience and advice. In this job, I was making ok money, attending company events, and selling a product I was not passionate about at all. I figured this is what life […]

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Environmental Engineering Internship

Environmental Engineering Internship

We spoke with a former volunteer named Trisha from the United States who talked about her experience interning abroad in India with us. Let’s learn more about how Trisha found her environmental engineering internship focusing on water literacy issues! What was a typical day for you like at the office working as an environmental engineering […]

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volunteering with animals in India

Volunteering with Animals

Do you want to understand the challenges that animals face in India? Let’s learn about Claudia from South Africa’s experience volunteering with animals on the outskirts of Bangalore, India. For further visual experiences, you can also check out her photography site where she shares some beautifully captured scenes. What was a typical day for you […]

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Travel in India 101 for Interns

Travel in India: Cultural do’s and don’ts When you arrive in a new country, it takes some time until you tune into the local cultural code. Indians do not expect foreigners to be aware of the Indian way of doing things and will easily forgive any blunders. The best way to learn is by observing […]

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Summer Internships in India

Summer internships in one’s own country or part-time summer job may be an excellent way to save some money and work on your skills at home. However, many students may not realize that upon graduation and landing a full time career, they may not ever have the chance to take off 4, 6, 8 weeks […]

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