An internship is a temporary position with an emphasis on on-the-job training rather than merely employment, and it can be paid or unpaid. This can help undergraduate students build connections that will help them in the future.
Why should you do an internship?
Internships help build connections in the workplace. They can also give you a better feel for the career path you would like to build. They can give you a head start on knowing how to exist in your career of choices environment.