AKU-VIP Current ​Placements

AKU-VIP works closely with agencies of the Aga Khan Development Network to identify interesting, challenging, and engaging internship positions.

We are pleased to announce that we are currently accepting applications for multiple placement positions outlined below. Apply today to work on these exciting projects and boost your career!

Eligibility criteria

  • Currently enrolled or recent graduate (within one year) in an undergraduate (2nd year or above), Master’s, or PhD programme from an accredited university.

  • Have good academic standing (minimum of 2.5 GPA or its equivalent).

  • Able to commit at least 15 hours a week.

  • Open to working with flexible time zones (internship positions could be with organizations from different continents).


Fall 2022 (Cycle 2​) 

  • Application Period: 15-June-2022 to 31-Aug-2022
  • Assessment and Interviews: 01-Sept-2022 to 15-Sept-2022
  • Payment and onboarding: 05-Sept-2022 to 15-Sept-2022
  • Commencement Period: 19-Sept-2022 to 09-Dec-2022


Current ​placements​​​​​

Name of the Agency
Communications. Marketing & FinanceMarketing and CommunicationsKarachi, PakistanFall Cycle
Data SciencesInstitute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (ISMC)London, United KingdomFall Cycle
Data Sciences & IT, Policy & PartnershipsGlobal Engagement OfficeKarachi, PakistanFall Cycle
EducationPreprimary-Secondary EducationLondon, United Kingdom / Dubai, UAEFall Cycle
EducationECD PREP Program Department of Obstetrics and GynaecologyKarachi, PakistanFall Cycle
EducationEducation team (thematic areas: ECD and Education)Lisbon, PortugalFall Cycle
EducationGlobal Programme TeamDar-es-Salaam, TanzaniaFall Cycle
Education / Communications & MarketingGraduate School of Media and Communications (GSMC)Nairobi, KenyaFall Cycle
Education / Communications & MarketingAdmissionsKampala, UgandaFall Cycle
Education, Cultural Development, Policy & Partnerships, Communications & Marketing, FinanceBrain and Mind Institute (BMI)Nairobi, KenyaFall Cycle
Environmental Science & Sustainability / Communications & Marketing CEO's OfficeDushanbe, TajikistanFall Cycle
Health SciencesPaediatrics and Child HealthKarachi, PakistanFall Cycle
Health SciencesSchool of Nursing and Midwifery (SONAM)Karachi, PakistanFall Cycle
Health SciencesHematology and Oncology DepartmentNairobi, KenyaFall Cycle
Health sciencesCommunity Health Science (CHS)Karachi, PakistanFall Cycle
Health Sciences / Communications, Marketing & FinanceSchool of Nursing and Midwifery (SONAM)Karachi, PakistanFall Cycle
Health Sciences / Communications, Marketing & FinanceCentre of Excellence in Women and Child Health (CoEWCH)Nairobi, KenyaFall Cycle
Health Sciences / Data Sciences & IT / EducationDepartment of Surgery – Medical CollegeKarachi, PakistanFall Cycle
Health Sciences / EducationMedical College, Department of Family MedicineKarachi, PakistanFall Cycle
Health Sciences and EducationDepartment of Pediatrics and Child HealthKarachi, PakistanFall Cycle
Policy & Partnerships / Communications & MarketingBrain and Mind InstituteNairobi, KenyaFall Cycle