Accounting internship programmes in the United States: a lesson for India by Gyan Chandra (Working Paper, No. 1984/506) Chandra, Gyan

By: Chandra, Gyan
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Ahmedabad Indian Institute of Management 1984Description: 20 p.Subject(s): Accounting | InternshipDDC classification: WP 1984 (506) Summary: There seems to be a consensus among professional accountants and academe on the usefulness of practical experience before graduation. Several committees of the American Accounting Association and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants have examined the subject and have favorably reported on the benefits of student internships. Internship is an effective way of imparting practical experience to commerce and business administration students before their graduation. Charted Accountants in India offer similar experience to a select number of young men and women through articleship. Though much is written about the weaknesses of educational system in India and ways to improve it, little attention has been paid to integrating practical experience with education through internship.
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There seems to be a consensus among professional accountants and academe on the usefulness of practical experience before graduation. Several committees of the American Accounting Association and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants have examined the subject and have favorably reported on the benefits of student internships. Internship is an effective way of imparting practical experience to commerce and business administration students before their graduation. Charted Accountants in India offer similar experience to a select number of young men and women through articleship. Though much is written about the weaknesses of educational system in India and ways to improve it, little attention has been paid to integrating practical experience with education through internship.

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