Q: Do I need to pay? And when?
A: Yes, this is a chargeable programme because we will need to cover admin fees and also mentoring workshops. You only need to pay the REFUNDABLE deposit. You will pay the full programme fee after you have successfully got the offer.
Q: Are there any interviews?
A: Shortlisting and selection will be done by Sin Shin Advisory. However, host companies will still be having a short chat session to assess your fit for the company before the final offering process.
Q: When are the training sessions held?
A: Training session will be held once per week; more details will be given at a later date.
Q: Will there be any form of stipends or monetary compensation?
A: This is an unpaid internship. Companies might be giving out rewards based on performance.
Q: What kind of calendar will I be following through this program?
A: Participants of this program will be following the calendar of the host companies’ country and the working days of them.
Q: What are my expected commitment hours?
A: The host companies will expect you to commit for 25 to 30 hours per week.
Q: Will I receive mentoring from the company?
A: Host company will be doing catch-ups and mentoring to ensure participants are well equipped with the technical skills and on schedule to finishing the tasks assigned.
Q: What will I be getting at the end?
A: After the program, you will receive a “Certificate of Completion”. For participants that perform exemplarily, you will receive a recommendation letter written by the supervisors which will aid you in your future endeavours be it furthering your studies or finding a job.
Q: Where will I be doing the projects?
A: As this is HYBRID, you can work remotely or on-site. You will need to apply for the Working Holiday Pass to commit to your internship in Singapore.
Q: Can I only apply for 1 project?
A: Yes, even though you are able to have 3 choices, you will only end up be doing 1 as this will help ensure the quality of work produced.
Q: Will I be guaranteed a spot if I apply?
A: No. Selection and shortlisting are done on a rolling basis and once all positions are filled up there will be no more vacancies and registration will close. Therefore, apply fast!
Q: Will I only be doing what is listed in the assignments?
A: No, as participants will be aiding companies in the daily operations during these tough times, projects might differ or modify according to the needs of the company.