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The Japanese Studies Subject Group is delighted to announce a range of internships will be available to Japanese Studies undergraduate students as of academic year 2018/19. Internships of 3 months to 1 year will be available with Japanese companies across a wide variety of sectors, ranging from household names to the some of Japan’s most exciting start-up businesses.

More information on our various internship opportunities available for 2018/9 will be published shortly. Check back for regular updates.


Tokyo based business consulting company

With the simple and strong belief of human centricity, beBit was founded in 2000 as a business consulting company in Tokyo. Our belief has never changed but been evolved and reinforced over the years that companies should exist for the benefits of customers. Sustainable growth can be achievable only when customers and employees that serve customers are happy. We have been questing and redefining with most revered companies in the world what excellent customer experience is, what excellent companies are, and what it means to work for employees. Over 100 consultants sharing the belief and passions for customer centricity contribute and deliver best results to our clients in the Asia-Pacific region.



Tokyo based events planning company

CRAZY Inc. is a fast growing Tokyo based events planning company who specialise in bespoke wedding planning. CRAZY Inc's flat management structure, focus on sustainability and the health and well-being of its employees set it apart from other Japanese companies, and make it an exciting and unique opportunity for interns.


Tokyo based Molecular Imaging CRO (Contract Research Organization Network)

Development of pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, and biomarkers, utilizing our core imaging technologies.
Clinical development, such as monitoring, quality control, image analysis, handling and reading of images, etc.
Synthesis of PET tracers and support of PET drug manufacturing.
Consultation of pharmaceutical regulatory affairs, such as the establishment of quality assurance systems,
manufacture of PET drugs in compliance with GMP and c-GMP, etc.
General consultation regarding drug development.


Netz Toyota

Nagoya based branch of Toyota Motor Corporation

Netz Toyota is a Japan-wide network of Toyota car dealerships engaging in: New car sales, U-Car (used car) sale, vehicle inspection service maintenance, inspection and maintenance, general repair, automobile insurance, life insurance, mobile phone, JAF, other supplies, car lease.


Toyota Rent a Car Nagoya

Nagoya based Toyota car rental company



Tokyo based digital design company

Art collective formed in 2001.

teamLab is a collective, interdisciplinary creative group that brings together professionals from various fields of practice in the digital society: artists, programmers, engineers, CG animators, mathematicians, architects, web and print graphic designers and editors. Referring to themselves as ultratechnologists, the group aims to go beyond the boundaries between art, science, technology and creativity, through co-creative activities.’

Prof Mickey Adolphson with teamLab