Rainforest Retreat and WAPRED NGO | Madikeri, Karnataka, India


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One or two term internships at an organic farm providing a unique eco-tourism destination in the Western Ghats of India. Interns will support the Rainforest Retreat (eco-lodge) and its guests, while learning about sustainable agriculture at the Mojo Plantation, a 25-acre farm. Located in the Kodagu District in the state of Karnataka, the Rainforest Retreat is located in one of the most biodiverse areas in the world and the surrounding environment provides a beautiful backdrop for guests, students, and locals alike.

 Interns can support guest relations, agricultural activities, or conduct research guided by founders Dr. Sujata Goel and Dr. Anurag Goel. Ideal hands-on experience for students interested in eco-tourism, hospitality, sustainable development, agriculture, or biodiversity. Free room and board is provided.

Internship Start Dates:

  • Winter, spring, and fall – internship not available summer term due to monsoons

Duration of Internship:

  • 12+ weeks

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