Internships in Japan Under Meti Government for International Students

Internships in japan for international students now open under Japanese Meti Government internship program. Meti government internship program is designed to recruit 100 international students for internships in Japan. Huge monthly stipends, heavy life insurance, outclass accommodation arrangements and return economy class tickets will be given to international students selected for internships in Japan under Meti Government Scheme this year.

Benefits for Internships in Japan under Meti Government?

All international students who are currently enrolled in Bachelor degree programs and now willing to work in Japanese companies, industries or public sector companies are encourage to apply for this Meti government internship program.

Japan internship duration under Meri government is designed for 02 months, so, international students will start their internship journey in Japan from 27th September to 21st December.

  • US$1000/month Stipend offered by Meti Government internship council
  • Outclass accommodation facility will be provided to interns in Japan by the company where they will be placed for an internship
  • Interns in Japan will be funded with return economy class tickets
  • Meti government covers candidate’s life insurance of worth upto Five million yens
  • Free preliminary courses funded by Meti Government beside internship placements
  • Computers and phones will be provided to winning interns sponsored by Meti Government

How To Apply for Internships in Japan Sponsored by Meti Government?

There is only one method to apply for Japan Internship program under meti government and that is to fill an online form and submit it. Committee will screen documents and finally call shortlisted candidates for interview to provide internship opportunity in Japan. After successful interview, winning candidates for Meti Government internship program will be asked to submit documents in hard copy.

Documents Required for Internships in Japan under Meti Government?

To apply for Meti government internship opportunity student must entail following qualities in him and holds following listed documentation:

  • Candidate for Japan internship under Meti Government must be from Eligible country
    Japan Internship Eligible country List Here
  • International student have to be capable enough to manage his studies back at home together with internship and preliminary training in Japan
  • English Proficiency Certification is required or else Japanese Language Certification
    How to get English Proficiency Certificate from your university? 
  • Age of an applicant for Japan internship program must be over 20 and under forty years
  • Applicants for Japanese Internship program must be able to produce a recommendation letter from university where he/she is currently enrolled and also provide enrollment copy
    Recommendation Letter Sample
  • He/she must fulfill all other requirements asked by Japanese company where winning applicant will be placed for internship
Online application link and Process after submission of application for internships in Japan

Following steps will ease your understanding for Japan Internships selection procedures:

  • Screening of documentation performed by Meti Government Internship Placement Bureau
  • Candidates will be categorized for placement in various Japanese firms based on their abilities and host companies will be informed by Meti government internship department about the available candidates after candidate’s interview
  • Finalization of contract among students and targeted company bonds together after approval form that particular company
  • Japanese public and private sector companies will contact students they have selected to tell about about program commencing dates and will provide a mutual contract entailing stipend, accommodation, life insurance and other benefits listed in that contract
  • Students can join the program between 27th September and it lasts till 21st December
  • Online application link to apply for internships in japan funded by Meti Government

Join ScholarshipFellow Official Facebook group to get regular updates:

  ScholarshipFellow Facebook Group

Comments ( 89 )
  1. Samar Samir

    When is the due date for this ? And how to summit the requested documents?

  2. umar siddique

    Online link is in Japanese how to deal it


    Asslam o alaikum Sir
    I am student of Physiology 2ndyear At Sindh University

  4. Tayyaba

    Waqas Muhammad kindly post adress where we will have to send documents after online pre entery application

    • Waqas Muhammad Post author

      No need to send documents at this stage. Shortlisted candidates will be informed with address to send docs.

  5. MuhammaD ali

    university kay name kaya hai, list of universiry kahai hai

  6. Mirza Nafeul Islam

    I’m a pharmacy background(4th year) student. Can I apply for this internship program? Any C.G.P.A criteria is required for this program? Waqas Muhammad Vai

  7. Chinmay Sen

    Is it the right process to send my documents after the first selection procedure or I have to send my documents as well as confirming pre-entry form simultaneously ? Moreover, actually I didn’t find any authentic address where I can send my documents and also the last date of document submission date. So, what is the last date and right address of submitting my documents??

    • Waqas Muhammad Post author

      You have to submit an online application for now, if you are shortlisted then an interview will be conducted and after that interview they’ll ask you to send your documents. Last date is mentioned in our article ready carefully 🙂

  8. waheed

    i am student of M.S Civil Engineering.Can i apply for this internship?

  9. Gour Saha

    I am a M.Pharm student at Noakhali Science And Technology University.Can I apply for this internship program?

  10. aysha

    as far i know ‘International student’ must be some foreigner studying in any Japanese university. what about Students from Pakistani universities? can they apply ? what is the selection criteria ?

    • Waqas Muhammad Post author

      No it does not mean international students studying in Japan. Its open for all international students studying in their home countries. They are also providing return tickets as travel allowance.

  11. Hamid Ali

    What is JLPT rank…? what does it mean?

  12. maryam

    assalam o allaikum sir, i am Mphil biotechnology, can i apply for tthis internship?

  13. m.irfan

    assalam o alaikum i have filled the online application pre entry form after that i received a mail and now wht is the next step in thi i did my pharm d m i eligible if i m then tell me about the next step

  14. hello,
    the link you have shared (Pre-entry for Internship) in your article just we need to fulfill it now
    is it?
    not any other process for now

  15. noori khan

    m in sem 8…can i b eligible?
    n what about ticket?

  16. Salam this is Adil Hussain I have completed my bachelor’s in electronic engineering from iqra university. I have submitted my online from and I received an E-mail …now what’s the next??? Also from where I will get English proficiency certificate? Please bro guide me thanks

  17. sir can the students of Telecom apply ? is there any opportunity for telecom engineers ?

  18. Babar

    Sir, I have completed master recently in DSS, I have two year bchelor and two yeat master degree, could i apply for this scholarship

    • Waqas Muhammad Post author

      No, its only for students currently enrolled in under grad program.

      • waqas

        Mr. Waqas Muhammad,
        It is not necessary to be enrolled in under grad program. fresh graduates can also apply to this.

        • Waqas Muhammad Post author

          I have checked this already but couldn’t found it in eligibility criteria section that fresh graduates can apply. So, i would say you can apply but no surety for consideration….

  19. Shahroz

    Hello, Could you please send me the link to apply. Shared link is not working.

  20. saravanan

    hi sir, I’m doing PhD in Korea. It is possible to apply? thanks in advance

  21. Atif

    I have completed my Bachelors Program, Am i eligible to apply for it ?

  22. Sheraz

    What does JLPT means?

  23. Ansar hina

    The application form is in Japanese language please help me out to find the English one.

  24. Peter

    what will be the nature of the interview? a skype call or an online form

  25. Ghulam jeelani

    Hello! i’ve completed my bacholor’s in 2015, am i elligible to apply..???

  26. rehan

    minimun GPA??? i couldn’t find ?

  27. Iqra

    its not working I have filled all required boxes but still its giving an error
    there is an error in the details u input check the details .

    its shows error in completion date of bachelors

    • Waqas Muhammad Post author

      You might be missing something in form or using wrong letters so correct them first and try resubmitting. Great number of students registered successfully.

  28. Avinash

    in the application form
    last (Hi ragana) first (hi ragana)
    Do you know what does it mean ?

  29. i have filled the registration form and conform it. but i have not received no conformation email that my data is received. please check out my registration and email me at any problem .

  30. farid

    Dear waqas brother,
    what does internship preference means and what the response could be in the applicationn

  31. FOZIA

    My brother has done master in finance in 2008. I s he eligible?

    • Waqas Muhammad Post author

      Online application link is available in Article if you read it carefully then you’ll see its there. No he is not eligible its only for bachelors.

  32. Maham

    What should we write in name (kanji or kana) ?
    If only this form is required now, how will they shortlist candidates on this base? like they are not asking for enough information for now

    • Waqas Muhammad Post author

      This is just screening stage. So once they shortlist candidates then they will ask for documents in hard copy via email.

  33. ALi

    Waqas ……. .where i uplode my excel from when i click 2nd opton tht givn on email message show sorry opration close…

    • Waqas Muhammad Post author

      Seems like they might have closed applications prior to the deadline… Try applying with some other Device and using other email

  34. peter enejo

    Has anyone being interviewed yet. Or they are still working on the document screening?

  35. where i hve to upload he excel form and docoments?

  36. Saba

    Have they shortlisted candidates for 1st interview? Have anybody received email or something yet?

Post comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

All Copyrights Reserved 2017

Please support the site
By clicking any of these buttons you will become our member