• Company Name:
    OysterConnect.com (http://oysterconnect.com/)
  • Location:
    Virtual
  • Duration:
    16 Weeks
  • Total Efforts:
    8 - 10 hours per week
  • Target Audience:
    Undergrad Students, Engineering Students, Management Students, Postgrad Students, Freshers
  • Number of openings:
    50
  • Stipend:
    8500 (125% stipend for Premium Users)
  • Stipend:
    6800 (100% stipend for Free Users)
  • Start Date :
    Students will be allowed to choose Start Dates that are aligned to their Academic Schedule.

About the company

Shiksha.com is a one-stop-solution making course and college selection easy for students looking to pursue undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) courses in India and abroad; also accessible to users on the move through the website’s mobile site. Their website is a repository of reliable and authentic information for over 14,000 institutions, 40,000 plus courses and has a registered database of more than 3.5 million students.

Shiksha.com has partnered with OysterConnect.com - India's Biggest Platform for Live Projects & Virtual Internships, to launch a Campus Marketing Initiative, who in turn is providing the same as an Internship Opportunity to Management & Undergrad Students. This Internship will be hence managed end-to-end by Project Managers at OysterConnect.com including Selection of Candidates, Training & Assessment, Target & Task Allocations, Release of Certificates & Monetary Compensation, etc. (NOTE: All Certificates will contain both Shiksha & OysterConnect Logos).

Project Steps

  • Project Summary: This is a World Class, One-of-a-kind Virtual Internship Program which helps students to get a "Simulated Career/ Job Experience", consisting of Promotions to various levels of Organizational Designations, Multiple Certificates & Rewards (starting from Project Completion Certificates to Internship and Work-Ex Certificate), and can be executed alongside your usual academics. This Program duration is 4 months in which Interns have to complete certain tasks according to a monthly schedule. For each month, the work will be further divided into weekly tasks. Not only does this Program offer Flexibility in work hours & schedule, it also allows you to exit from the program at any time during the 4 month period!
  • Month 1:
    1. Designated as "Associate- Campus Marketing" and run a Personal Networking Campaign amongst your immediate group of friends/ classmates/ batchmates and convince them to put up their reviews on Shiksha.com .
    2. Use Social Media Posts to spread the word, highlight the need for putting up Campus Reviews on Shiksha.com and share a personalized review link in the same to capture reviews from people in their social network (College FB Groups, Alumni Groups, WhatsApp Groups, etc.)
  • Month 2:
    1. Designated as "Sr. Associate- Campus Marketing"" and build a network of Associates: by recruiting the1st set of min. 5 associates (friends, club coordinators, etc.), train them on the project guidelines and get each associate to collect min. 10 reviews each from their extended network (preferably within the campus).
    2. Give Presentations on the Shiksha Project and associates program to Juniors and fellow batchmates as part of other college events & activities. Additionally, get the associates to also do the same in their own classes or clubs.
  • Month 3:
    1. Designated as "Campus Marketing Manager" and run a college-wide competition on “Best Informed Choice Stories” against which the Top 10 people would be provided various rewards in the form of vouchers and certificates.
    2. Create and put up Posters around the Campus to generate visibility around the project/ competition".
    3. Promote the Competition via Social Media Channels and Face-to-Face Conversations.
    4. Keep working along with your associates to ensure that the tasks are completed.
  • Month 4:
    1. Designated as "Senior Campus Marketing Manager" and run a Video review Campaign around the campus with an aim to collect 2-5 video reviews asking the students to share their experience.
    2. Convert your best Associates into Long-Term Interns and get them to join this Internship (especially if they are from your Junior Batch). Train them on how to recruit their own associates and get reviews through them.

Project Task Plan

Once you get selected on the project click here to view Project Task Plan

Expected Project Output

Source 200 written reviews & 5 video reviews in 4 months through the above mentioned activities.

Rewards & Benefits:
1. Certificates: Project Completion Certificate, Internship Certificate and Multiple Certificates of Excellence (as per various target achievement/ performance/ skill parameters).
2. Stipend in the range starting from Rs. 600 to Rs 8500. Additional Monetary Incentives on Higher Target Achievements.
3. "Champ of the Champions Award" will be given to the High Performer students who are able to achieve more than the base monthly targets.
4. PPO for OysterConnect.com’s Summer Internship Program
5. Exclusive Access to OysterConnect.com’s Premium MS Excel Training Program.
Click Here to See the Complete Tasks & Rewards Chart.

Skills You will Learn:
1. Networking
2. Verbal Communication
3. Convincing and Persuasion
4. Influencer Marketing
5. Word-of-Mouth Marketing
6. Content Marketing and Content Management
7. Team Handling and Management

Click to Read All the Important Terms & Conditions related to Live Projects & Internships on OysterConnect.com.

Type of Interaction

Virtual with flexible work hours. Student will be expected to spend 10 hours/week. All interaction will happen over email/Group Chat/phone. No need to visit the office.

Extra Benefits

Work-Ex Certificate + Internship Certificate + Live Project Certificate from Shiksha.com (on achieving the base targets) + Various Other Certificates of Excellence (Will be provided in case of various performance parameters achieved by the student). Click Here to Learn More about all Rewards & Benefits @ OysterConnect.com

Any Additional Information

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