The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Pakistan is inviting applications from university students or recently graduated for ICRC IHL Internship Program 2019 batch 2 for 3 months with 15000/- Monthly Stipend. The International Committee of the Red Cross ICRC internships allows for a general understanding of the ICRC, its mandate and activities in Pakistan and provide an opportunity for students and graduates to gain exposure to a real work environment of the ICRC. The International Committee of the Red Cross is providing great paid ICRC IHL Internship Program opportunities in Pakistan.

ICRC Internship 2019 Details:

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Pakistan announces its second internship program ICRC traineeship 2019 or ICRC IHL Internship Program 2019 in one year for students and graduates of Pakistan.

  • Job Location: Islamabad
  • Country: Pakistan
  • Job Type: Internship
  • Department: International Committee of the Red Cross
  • Last Date: 7-july-2019
  • Stipend: RS 15000/-
  • Duration: 3 Months

Key Responsibilities:

After Selection in ICRC IHL Internship Program 2019 the interns will be attached with IHL department of the ICRC. During the internship they will be engaged in a number of tasks including legal research, drafting, vetting, organizing dissemination sessions, organizational and administrative support, translation of legal texts and other assignments related to various activities of the ICRC delegation in Pakistan.

Eligibility Criteria For ICRC IHL Internship Program 2019

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Pakistan looking for candidates who meet the following, mandatory requirements.

  • Studying B.A./LLB or a graduate degree in International Relations from a recognized university.
  • LL.M. in International Humanitarian Law
  • Graduates who have completed their studies in one of the above-mentioned disciplines not later than a year from the date of commencement of the internship.

Skills Requirements For ICRC Internship 2019

  • Proficiency in English and Urdu (written and spoken).
  • Excellent Computer skills
  • Excellent analytical and drafting skills.
  • Sound knowledge of the Pakistani legal system and International Humanitarian Law
  • Proven ability and willingness to work in a cross-cultural environment.
  • Available for a minimum 3 months or more.


More Key skills Requirements:

  • A manifest interest for humanitarian action/issues and the ICRC.
  • Ability to think strategically, to express ideas clearly, both orally and in writing, and to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Capacity for research and analytical writing.
  • Capacity for innovative thinking and for generating ideas and initiatives.
  • Flexibility and ability to assist with a variety of tasks.

List of Universities

Following Universities eligible to apply for the ICRC IHL Internship Program 2019 batch 2 at Islamabad.

  1. University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir
  2. University Law College, University of the Punjab, Lahore  
  3. Quaid Azam Law College, Lahore
  4. Fatimah Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
  5. Iqra University Islamabad
  6. National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Islamabad
  7. Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi
  8. Quaid Azam University, Islamabad
  9. University Law College, Quetta
  10. Pakistan College of Law, Lahore
  11. Institute of Law, University of Sindh
  12. International Islamic University, Islamabad
  13. L’ecole for Advanced Studies, Karachi
  14. School of International Law, Islamabad
  15. School of Law, University of Karachi
  16. Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore
  17. School of Law, University of Gujrat
  18. University College Lahore
  19. Bahria University, Islamabad
  20. Indus College of Law (ICL) Hyderabad
  21. SZABIST, Karachi
  22. Institute of Legal Studies, Lahore
  23. Gillani Law College, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan
  24. Islamabad School of Law
  25. The Islamia University of Bahawalpur
  26. Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto University of Law (SZABUL), Karachi
  27. The institute of Legal Studies, Multan
  28. Roots IVY University College; Islamabad
  29. The Millennium University College, Islamabad
  30. Jinnah Muslim College, Islamabad
  31. Hamdard School of Law, Hamdard University Karachi
  32. Superior College of Law, Lahore
  33. Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences and Technology, Islamabad
  34. University of Sargodha
  35. Roots College Lahore
  36. Mirza Khan Law College, Panno Akil – Sukkhur
  37. SALU Constituent Law College Naushahro Feroze
  38. Themis School of Law, Karachi
  39. Government Pir Illahi Bux Law College,  Dadu
  40. Sindh Muslim Law College, Karachi
  41. The Institute of Legal Studies, Islamabad
  42. The Millennium University College – Karachi
  43. Punjab Law College, Sheikhupura
  44. University of Peshawar
  45. Islamia College University, Peshawar
  46. Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University for women Peshawar
  47. Frontier Law College, Peshawar
  48. Justice Law College Abbotabad
  49. Hazara University, Mansehra
  50. University of Malakand
  51. Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan
  52. Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan
  53. University of Swabi
  54. University of Swat
  55. University of Buner


ICRC interns will be offered a 3-month paid contract with a monthly stipend of PKR 15,000/-. The positions are based at ICRC office in Islamabad and Peshawar.

Things To Remember Before Apply For ICRC IHL Internship Program 2019:

For enrolled students, the applicant must provide in writing a full- time permission full-time availability for the internship period from the head of the department, in case the applicant is selected. ICRC will not provide any kind of boarding and lodging facility.

Required Documents:

  • A personal statement by the student, maximum 400 words, on his/her motivation for an internship at the ICRC.
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Letter of recommendation from Dean/Head of Department.

How To Apply

In order to apply for ICRC Internship 2019 in Islamabad the documents should be sent to [email protected]


The last date of application is Wednesday, 17 July 2019.