RIMA Internship Programme

RIMA offers internships to a select number of students each year. The internship programme comprises three tiers; catering to those at pre-university and below, undergraduate and postgraduate level.

During their internship, students will be able to develop a number of transferable skills which will be of great benefit to their future careers. In particular, for those who aspire to a career in research, the internship will offer valuable insights into the preparation and operationalisation of research projects, including survey design, analysis and presentation of findings.

Pre-university and below:

  •  Available during the June and November school holidays.
  •  Assist with fact checking for various research projects.
  •  Assist with various administration tasks on an ad-hoc basis.



  •  First to Honours year of undergraduate study.
  •  Available during the summer vacation months.
  •  Assist with the operationalisation of research projects.
  •  Assist with various administrative tasks as and when required.



  • Available throughout the year.
  • Collation and analysis of survey findings.
  • Assist with various operational aspects of research projects.
  • Assist with organisation of RIMA events.


RIMA Interns 2013-2015


  • Tuty Raihanah Mostarom
    Theology & Religious Studies, King’s College London, United Kingdom


  • Yusra Abdul Halim
    Politics & Sociology, Newcastle University, United Kingdom 
  • Nurul Raqia Mohd Sallim
    Sociology, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

  • Prashant Deepak Waikar
    Sociology, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

  • Furqan Akram Khan
    Sociology, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Nursyahida Ahmad
    Economics, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Abdillah Amirnordin
    Islamic Jurisprudence, Al-Azhar University, Cairo
  • Nurhakeemah Mustafah
    Business Administration Major in Islamic Banking & Finance, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Muhammad Taufik Sani
    Political Science, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, USA
  • Eunice Teo
    Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, New York University, New York
  • Nazri Eddy Razali
    English Literature minoring in Public Administration and Communication Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore



  • Nur Ashikin Hamidon
    Raffles Institution
  • Syifa Azhar
    Victoria-Cedar Alliance Integrated Programme in Victoria Junior College


Click on the link below to read testimonials of Ms Nur Ashikin and Ms Syifa:

Chronicles of our RIMA Internship, page 8, AMPlified, a quarterly newsletter by the Association of Muslim Professionals (AMP), Issue 19, July to September 2013. 

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