Deadline: September 30 2022

The internship program offers you chances to deepen your understanding on project management in multi-cultural environment, create new business opportunities and bring inspiration and innovation for your future business.

Through this program, you can take part in the process of creating Japanese company’s business strategies (including overseas business strategies). You will be expected to play an active role to improve the project which you are going to be involved in. The experience you gain through this program would be an advantage in your future career development.


People who have full of skills and knowledge, and are currently living in either country on the OECD/DAC List except People’s Republic of China and
having the nationality of either country on the OECD/DAC List except People’s Republic of China. ※ If you have already applied for 2016~2021 programs, you cannot apply in this time.

Application period

Summer internship: the middle of May, 2022~the late of June
Winter internship: the middle of August, 2022~the late of September
Place where interns do the internship
The place of internship: Intership company in general
Disgnated facilities such as overseas’ University due to the internship program types.

Internship period
(To be arranged)
Summer :
①1st August 2022~9th September 2022
②22nd August, 2022~30th September 2022
Winter :
①31st October 2022~9th December 2022
②7th November 2022~16th December 2022

Application requirements

Applicants must meet all the following requirements:

□Understanding the purpose of this program and having the will to contribute to the host company’s activities with his/her skill and knowledge
□Living in either country on the OECD/DAC List except the People’s Republic of China and Having the nationality of either country on the OECD/DAC List except People’s Republic of China
□Being able to work as an intern for 4 hours per day, 5 days per week, Monday through Friday in the place agreed, in the case of the Course-A, a designated workspace.
□Having language proficiency in Japanese (JLPT N3 or higher) and/or in English (Business level).
□Submitting the following document(s):
→For Students of University or Graduate School: a letter of recommendation by his/her academic advisor
→For Graduates: a graduation certificate of university or graduate school
□Submitting a certificate of useful qualifications for internship (if applicable)
□Being able to attend the Pre- and post-orientation
□Being able to follow the instruction by JIP office and the host company.
Note: The applicant cannot apply if he/she has already participated in this program from FY2016 to FY2021.

How to Apply

□For those who want to apply this project, we would like everyone to register new account from the website below.
□Please click the link below and create your account from [SIGN UP(Free)] button. It takes around 10 mins to fill up all your information.
□After registering account, please open this page again with logged in, then click [Apply Status] and [Apply] button below.
Main support for interns
For all course:
1. Insurance coverage during the activity period
2. Interns can borrow communication device such as laptop, LAN, and mobile phone etc.
※If you are the type of visiting Japan, we cover your expense for visiting Japan.

Main responsibilities of interns

□Developing an internship plan (intern’s role, goals, etc.) in cooperation with a responsible person of the host company.
□Participating in pre-training, Kickoff training, follow-up training, and wrap-up presentation.
□Engaging in internship during the designated period.
□Being able to follow the instruction by JIP office and the host company.
□Keeping regular contact with the host company during the internship period.
□Keeping appropriate behavior required as a recipient of public funds from the Japanese government.


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