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Living Ecology Permaculture Internship in India

Program Duration

3-6 Months, Multiple Year


Throughout the year, Summer, Spring, Winter


January - July 2016, August 2017


A Permaculture Design Certificate or other, equally extensive, agricultural experience.

Intern Types

  • Agriculture
  • Architecture
  • Environmental Studies
  • Social Work
  • Sustainable Development


  • English
  • Hindi

Subject Areas

  • Agriculture
  • Conservation & Preservation
  • Design
  • Earth Sciences
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Food Science
  • Foreign Language
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Natural Sciences
  • Public Management
  • Service Learning
  • Sustainable Development

Cost in US$:

USD 4550 + Airfare to India (Consider Crowd Funding)

Cost Includes:

  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country

Experience Required


    Interns are required to have previous permaculture education to be admitted to the program. Permaculture Design Course (PDC) is recommended for admission. However, equivalent training or experience will open up the opportunity for consideration. This is an introduction to permaculture practical applications, but prior knowledge of principles in necessary. If there are more applicants than space allows, interns will be chosen based on agricultural experience.

Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • Organic Farming
  • Small Business Development
  • Tree Planting

This Program is open to

American, European, Australian, Canadian, Asian, Worldwide, Kiwi and South African Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 10-20

Application Process Involves

  • Other

Typically The Application Process Time is

30-90 days