Vulcanus in Japan – call for host companies

vulcanus“Vulcanus in Japan” is a 1-year industrial internship programme for European engineers and science-major students, managed by the EU-Japan Centre. Every year, about 20 skilled and highly motivated Vulcanus participants are selected to undertake industrial internships in Japan for 8 months, following 4 intensive months of Japanese language courses and seminars. Typical internship projects include Mechanical/Electrical Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, ICT, Data science, GNSS, Chemistry, Biotechnology and Life Sciences, Space, etc. The 2023-2024 Vulcanus programme will start from September 2023 with an intensive Japanese language class, followed by the industrial internship from January to August 2024. Companies based in Japan interested in hosting Vulcanus interns may contact the Vulcanus in Japan team at the EU-Japan Centre in Tokyo: E-mail: VinJ(at)eu-japan.or.jp, Phone: +81-(0)3- 6408-0281 

Application Deadline: 16 December 2022. Additional programme details and application forms for host companies can be found on our website.

Testimonials from past host companies:

Advanet Inc. Tokyo Branch
“The programme gave us the opportunity to explore new solutions together.”

Mitsubishi Materials Corporation
“The programme promoted diversity and inclusion to employers.”

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
“The programme provided us with an opportunity to exchange personnel with enthusiastic and talented students from abroad.”

Rakuten Mobile, Inc.
“Participation to the programme was a great way to reach potential human resources.”


ヴルカヌス・イン・ジャパン2023-2024プログラム受入れ 企業様募集のお知らせ
ヴルカヌス・イン・ジャパンは、日欧産業協力センターが主催する、EU加盟国籍の理工系大学生・大学院生を対象とした日本における1年間の企業研修プログラムです。発足から現在に至るまで本プログラム参加企業への研修生の派遣を継続的に実施し、これまでおよそ800名もの日欧産業協力の架け橋となる人材を育成した実績がございます。実施期間は毎年9月から翌年8月末、4ヶ月間の語学研修・セミナーと8ヶ月間の企業インターンシップから成り立っています。現在、当センターでは2023年度プログラム(企業研修期間は2024年1月~8月)への参加企業様を募集しております。欧州からの優秀な学生の受入れにご興味・ご関心のある企業の皆様は、ぜひこの機会にプログラムへの参加をご検討ください。プログラムの詳細および募集要項は以下ホームページよりご覧になれます。ご質問やご不明な点は、下記プログラム担当チームまでお問い合わせください。ご応募をお待ち申し上げております。
ヴルカヌス・イン・ジャパンプログラム担当メール: VinJ(at)eu-japan.or.jp, 電話番号: +81-(0)3-6408-0281 申込み締切日: 2022年12月16日 https://www.eu-japan.eu/ja/vulcanus-in-japan

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