JAPAN INTERNSHIP

Japan is a one of a kind country from all aspects including the modern skyscrapers in Tokyo, the breathtaking sights of Mount Fuji, and a traditional culture. The country exhibits modern technologies that can’t be found anywhere else across the globe, as well as a world famous Japanese cuisine. With an internship in Japan through AIP, you will have the opportunity to explore, learn and experience everything this amazing country has to offer!

Japan provides great opportunities to acquire international working experience for students and young professionals, which is beneficial to further your career. You will be highly valued if employers see that you’ve completed an international internship in Japan. Going abroad for a Japan internship will not only increase your skills and knowledge but also your professional network.

WHY AN INTERNATIONAL INTERNSHIP IN JAPAN?

Japan is an ideal destination to choose to acquire international work experience for any young professionals and students. Information Technology is a major industry in the country, however other sectors are very popular such as Manufacturing, Import & Export, and Engineering in Japan.

Being partnered with a vast range of companies in numerous industry fields, Asia Internship Program offers internships in Japan that can guide you on the path to success in your future career. Regardless of whether you’re looking for a Japan internship during the summer or winter, our application period is open all year round.

INTERNSHIP Japan PACKAGES & FEES

This is what's included in each package for an internship in Japan.

STANDARD PACKAGE

Any time of the year
  • Guaranteed Internship Placement
  • Career Training (resume & cover letter improvements, on demand 1 on 1 counselling, training interview(s))
  • Pre-arrival and on arrival orientation session
  • On site staff + travel insurance + 24/7 emergency support
  • Certificate of completion
  • International parties with foreign and Japanese interns
  • Free online Japanese classes
  • For groups only: Field trips, airport pick-up
  • Study space

JPY

Individual Program
DurationApplication feeProgram feeTotal
3 - 4 weeks54,000270,000324,000
5 - 8 weeks54,000324,000378,000
9 - 12 weeks54,000378,000432,000
13 - 16 weeks54,000399,600453,600
17 - 20 weeks54,000432,000486,000
21 - 24 weeks54,000540,000594,000

Summer Program
DurationApplication feeProgram feeTotal
8 weeks54,000378,000432,000

USD

Individual Program
DurationApplication feeProgram feeTotal
3 - 4 weeks4752.3772.852
5 - 8 weeks4752.8523.327
9 - 12 weeks4753.3283.803
13 - 16 weeks4753.5183.993
17 - 20 weeks4753.8034.278
21 - 24 weeks4754.7545.229

Summer Program
DurationApplication feeProgram feeTotal
8 weeks4753.3283.803

Disclaimer: The prices are fixed in Japanese Yen, so please acknowledge that the USD prices are subject to change.

Found the package that suits your needs?

HOW IT WORKS

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  • APPLY

    Apply online and we will come back to you within 3 days by email. With this email, you will be able to schedule your interview.

  • MEET

    During the interview, we will discuss your possible internship. Also, the purpose of the interview is to get to know you better as a person and it gives you the opportunity to ask any questions that you might have. After the interview, we will decide whether or not you will be accepted into the program.

  • CREATE

    If you are accepted into the program and you confirmed your place with the deposit, we will start to discuss your application with our partner companies and we will find you your desired internship.

  • ENJOY!

    Your internship has been confirmed and you are ready to pack your bags! Be ready to embark on the experience of a lifetime!

ACCOMMODATION

Fully Furnished Accommodation

Hi-Speed Wifi Access

Close proximity to workplace

Walking distance to public transportation

24 hour security surveillance

Local & international restaurants nearby

*The photos of the accommodations are just examples and may vary based on location, availability, and time of the year.

VISA & F.A.Q.

Japan can provide a Short Term Stay Visa, which allows foreign nationals to enter the country for tourism, commerce, business, training, conferences, visiting relatives, etc. The Short Term Stay Visa will allow you to stay in the country for up to 90 days. If your internship duration is longer than 3 months, you must leave the country and upon return you will receive an additional 90 days.

For certain foreign nationals, the Short Term Stay Visa will allow you to stay up to 6 months in the country. Within the initial 90 days upon arrival in the country, you can apply for a 90 day extension at the nearest immigration office. You are eligible to stay up to 6 months if you are a national of the following countries: Austria, Germany, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Mexico, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Apply online and our staff can offer you further support in regards to your visa eligibility for Japan.

Note: Immigration laws are updated frequently, so the above text may be subject to change.

Requirements For The Program

AIP is able to arrange your ideal internship position independently from your university degree or prior working experience.
The basic criteria to be accepted into our program can be described as follows:

  • Good command in both, written and spoken English.
  • Open-mindedness and motivation to pursue an international career.
  • Convincing application documents.

Which package is the most suitable for me?

This mostly depends on your character and personal preference.

The placement package is most suitable for rather independent candidates who have already been in their destination of choice.

The standard package on the other hand is our carefree package which also provides you with accommodation and various other services besides the internship placement, as airport transfer, trips, language courses, networking events and more.

If you want to fully immerse into culture and country, the signature package will be most suitable for you since it also includes weekend trips across the country and cultural events such as cooking classes.

Generally, we recommend our candidates the standard package as it provides a comprehensive amount of services at a very competitive price. This will allow you to focus on your internship while enjoying a safe and carefree experience.

Please note that some packages are only available in specific destinations.

Will The Internship Be Paid?

This will mostly depend on your previous experience, the position you are looking for and the destination. In many Asian countries, it is for example not allowed to pay a salary to the interns due to the visa regulations. As such, the Asia Internship Program will not be able to guarantee you a paid internship. However, you can be assured of our highest consideration to ensure at least some form of compensation for you.

 

How Long Does The Process Take?

Arranging your ideal internship position and all necessary visa documents will take up to 8 weeks. You can have a look at how it works to gain an overview of the processes involved. Should you be in a hurry to start your internship, AIPX might be a suitable option for you. Via AIPX, we will have an interview confirmed for you within 9 working days only.

 

Is There A Refund Policy?

Yes. AIP guarantees to arrange your ideal internship position in Asia for you. As such, we will refund your deposit completely should we fail to arrange your internship according to your requirements. It will also be refunded should we fail to arrange your internship in the appropriate timeline.

For further information, please refer to our Terms & Conditions.

NOT FOUND AN ANSWER? ASK US!

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I am a third year student from Germany and I am very interested in Japanese culture but I found it to be quite difficult to find an internship in Japan myself. That is why I contacted AIP to help me out. I just returned from my six-month internship in Japan and I miss it already, haha! I made a lot of new friends and I was able to experience a totally different culture and pick up some of the Japanese language. The company that I worked for was exactly what I was looking for and what AIP told me it would be. When it comes to work Japan is very hands on. I had a lot of fun and I gained a lot of valuable working experience. Thanks, Ken and the rest of the AIP team!

Nico Giersberg, Bachelor in Accounting, Fachhochschule Munich, Germany, Internship Japan

What are you waiting for?

Do not wait any longer, the sooner the better.

Apply for your customized Japan internship now and build the foundation for the rest of your career.

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