Union Assurance Launches Uniship: A Gateway to a Transformative Internship Experience

Friday, 29 September 2023 - 11:50


Union Assurance. Sri Lanka’s formidable Life Insurer, is thrilled to announce the launch of ‘Uniship’, an innovative internship programme dedicated to nurturing talent. Uniship offers a unique internship opportunity designed to help undergraduates gain practical insights into Company operations, setting them on a path to excel in their careers. Uniship also offers students the opportunity to learn from industry experts, expand their professional network, and immerse themselves in the corporate world.

With a limited selection of only 12 undergraduates, this programme ensures a personalized and impactful experience. Upon successful completion of the program, the undergraduates will receive a prestigious certificate recognizing their dedication and contributions during the internship.

To be part of Uniship, candidates must be currently enrolled in a degree program at a public or private university. Applications are open until October 10th, 2023, and interested candidates can apply via the Union Assurance website on https://unionassurance.com/uniship/.

The Chief People Officer of Union Assurance, Imtiyaz Aniff, stated, "We are excited to introduce Uniship, our innovative internship programme. Uniship is beyond a traditional internship; it is a transformative experience, which is an industry first initiative, that will help shape the next generation of leaders in the country. We believe in nurturing talent and providing young minds with the tools they need to excel in their careers, and Uniship offers an exclusive blend of corporate exposure, mentorship, and the chance to be part of a vibrant and dynamic organization. I invite all eligible undergraduate students to seize this opportunity and embark on a journey of growth, learning, and personal development.”

Union Assurance is a subsidiary of the John Keells Group, one of Sri Lanka’s largest listed conglomerates. The Company has completed over three decades of success with a Market Capitalisation of Rs. 18.0 Bn, and a Life Fund of Rs. 60.4 Bn as of end June 2023. Set to protect the lives and enriching the well-being of all Sri Lankans, Union Assurance offers Life Insurance solutions that cover health, investment, protection, retirement and education needs of Sri Lankans. With an island-wide branch network and an over 4,000-strong workforce, Union Assurance continues to invest in people, products, and processes with a customer-centric focus to be responsive to emerging changes in the Life Insurance industry.