In difficult time of COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, AICTE-Internshala is playing a vital role in providing hands-on experience to the students through internships and training. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University is actively engaged in all the activities of AICTE and Internshala. In the year -2021, SMVDU has been ranked 166th among 1530+ participating colleges in India and 54th in amongst 343 institutions in North Zone for its efforts to provide internships to the students through AICTE-Internshala portal. The placement Officer of SMVDU encouraged and managed the registration of 2332 students till now and out of 5028 application (1st April-31st July 2021) 101 students have got internship offers. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University received the Notable Mention Award-Jammu and Kashmir from AICTE-Internshala second time in a row on the occasion of AICTE-Internshala Internship Day-2021 on 25th August 2021.
Padma Shri, Professor R.K. Sinha Vice-Chancellor Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University applauded the efforts of B K Bhatia the Placement Officer and handed over the AICTE-Internshala Certificate of Excellence to him. Prof. Sinha further said that besides Internships SMVDU is also facilitating the students in their employment. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University students got 189 Placement Offers during the year 2020-21 from reputed companies like Infosys, TCS, Wipro, Cognizant, PWC, Escorts Ltd, Godrej & Boyce, Sonalika Tractors ICICI Bank, SBI life Insurance Ltd. Bosch Ltd. HCL Technologies etc.