Intern - Computer Science/ Computer Engineering/Information Systems (at least 6 months)

The Innovation and Technology Division in IPI is seeking candidates who are interested in pursuing in a career in Innovation & Enterprise to join us as an intern. This is an opportunity for students with keen interest in technology management and industry development to gain practical, challenging and meaningful on-the-job work experience.

Job Responsibilities:

The Intern will support IPI Innovation Managers/Technology Managers in performing the following:

  • Technology scanning & assessment
  • Technology/Industry  trend monitoring & identification of opportunities
  • Company profiling, due diligence & needs analysis
  • Technology/Patent cluster mapping
  • Specific work plan programs

He/She will acquire skills and knowledge in the following:

  • Technology/Industry trend research and analysis
  • Technology scanning and assessment
  • IP fundamentals
  • Preparation/organization of Technology Offers and Technology Needs

The Intern will get first-hand experience in working with an organisation that champions open innovation. He/she will get to appreciate the innovation landscape in Singapore, the various technology organisations, and challenges of working in a team.


  • Second or third year student from recognised universities and from the Science/Engineering faculty
  • Passionate and inquisitive about science and technology for industry applications
  • Familiar with online search engines and tools & conversant with MS Office
  • Must be resourceful, a good team player and with good organizational and communication skills