The Work Exposure Programme (WEP) at Ekya is an opportunity for senior school students to learn about different areas of work, and develop the understanding required to succeed in those professions. It is a way for students to explore future careers as well as gain valuable skills and knowledge that are applicable to all lines of work.
The WEP carefully curates opportunities for students to ensure that participating organisations are both dynamic, innovative work spaces and have the willingness to mentor young minds.
Participating grades: IX-XII
Duration of the programme: One month in the summer (full time)
For more details about the WEP and to apply – click here
Our senior students who had opted for Work Exposure Programme (WEP) have interned at various organizations like Advance Education & Computer Services, XLR8, Olive Planet, Play Arena, The Green Pocket, Goobes Book Republic, Vita Beans Neural Solutions, Arius Holidays, Photomojo, Reap Benefit, Bengaluru FC, Lodestar and Crazy Holidays.
Our students have also interned at NGOs such as U&I, Sandesh, Avasar Foundation, Key Education Foundation, Diya Foundation, Indus Action, Udhyam Learning Foundation, CRY-Child Rights and You and Reap Benefit.
The students shared their experience and learning at WEP and here are a few blog links that sum up their experience at WEP.
Interning at The Actors Collective
Working with actors to learn Playback Theatre, teaching rhymes to underprivileged children at Diya Ghar, assisting children with disability at the Spastic Society of Karnataka with their skit practice – Rajkaushik from Grade 11 of Ekya School ITPL takes us through his eventful and memorable internship with The Actors Collective.
Interning at PhotoMojo
Dharun Sankar, from Grade 10 talks about his exciting internship experience at PhotoMojo, a leading photo, and videography production house in the city while sharing some breathtaking images from his time there.
Interning at Udhyam Learning Foundation
Malayeeka Kulsum shares her humbling experience with her internship at Udhyam that teaches children how to do business, introducing them to real business scenarios, based on their interests and strengths.