Tokyo is the cultural and industrial hub of Japan that will leave you wanting more.

The Intern Group Internship in Tokyo offers successful applicants the chance to gain invaluable professional experience in one of the most important cities and countries in Asia, all while growing their global network and boosting their resume. The full-time internship opportunities are endless in Tokyo, spanning all career fields, from human resources to event management and engineering.

Experience

Tokyo is a hub for business, engineering, marketing, technology, and innovation. The program is open to a range of fields of study. More information about fields available can be found online

More information regarding the internship program can be found on the host program website

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact The Intern Group for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ's short-term experience eligibility criteria.

 Apply to UQ Apply to host

Cost

The program fee varies depending on program length and may range from approximately $7,665 AUD - $10,051 AUD. Discounts may be available for students receiving Youth Allowance. More information regarding what is included in the program fee can be found on the host program website

Accommodation 

Housing is included in the program fee.

Program Dates and Deadlines

UQ students can choose from one of the following sessions:

  • Start Date: 23 November 2019
  • End Date: 03 January 2020
  • Start Date: 23 November 2019
  • End Date: 10 January 2020
  • Start Date: 23 November 2019
  • End Date: 17 January 2020
  • Start Date: 23 November 2019
  • End Date: 24 January 2020
  • Start Date: 23 November 2019
  • End Date: 31 January 2020
  • Start Date: 23 November 2019
  • End Date: 07 February 2020
  • Start Date: 21 December 2019
  • End Date: 31 January 2020
  • Start Date: 21 December 2019
  • End Date: 07 February 2020
  • Start Date: 21 December 2019
  • End Date: 14 February 2020
  • Start Date: 04 Januar 2020
  • End Date: 14 February 2020

Some Faculties allow students to receive credit towards their UQ program for internships or other non-study activities. The Global Experiences Team is unable to provide further advice regarding internships for credit. If you are interested in seeking credit, you must contact your Faculty/School directly for more information regarding your eligibility:

Contact your faculty:

Please note: If you are granted permission to receive credit for your participation in an internship program:

  • You may be responsible for paying UQ tuition fees in addition to the internship program fee
  • You may be eligible for funding provided through the OS-Help loan scheme

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 15 October
Host: Not applicable. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible. 

Program Dates

Varies: Please see "Session Dates" tab

 

Fast Facts

Type: Work Experience
Mode: Internship
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Credit: Not-for-credit only
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.​

Register