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Experiencing Internship is requisite for program students. This internship program fosters project planning, management and execution, problem-solving and global communication skills through various experience at overseas companies and research institutions staying in a long-term outside countries beyond Nagoya University that are necessary for a leadership.

There are 3 ways for Internships as follows:
  • Domestic Internship at companies
    -Practical environment experience in domestic companies
  • International Internships at companies
    -International Practical environment experience at companies abroad.
  • Internships at research institutions in foreign countries
    -Experience of global research environment on advanced technology at research institutions in various countries
Students can give a try on one or more internships above. A duration is set as more than 8 weeks in total. Internships have to be implemented during 1st year of Master's course (M1) to 2nd year of Doctoral course (D2). Students take an initiative to determine when and where practicing internships with details throughout consulting with academic advisors. The expense incurred in internships is supported up to 1,200,000 Yen in total per person. Of these, the total expense for international internships at company and research institution is supported up to 900,000 yen. For long-term internship for more than 2 months, students can request additional support up to 600,000 yen.

Domestic Internships at companies

Through the internships in the most leading domestic companies, this allows students to experience practical environment and actually feel the prime move of Japan's industries; and also, it fosters their problem-solving and project management skills, practical abilities that are necessary for leaders. As for the internship, it becomes a good opportunity to think over the relation with industry to the knowledge and study field learned at a university through the experience in companies. All the candidate companies for internships are taking Japan's space industries-related. Where students practice will be determined by discussions with rich experienced faculty advisors to go their choices matched between student and company. Companies not candidates by this program are also applicable as the venues for internships. The internship period for domestic company is 2 weeks or more at a time.

Overseas Internships at companies

Through the internships at companies abroad, this gives students international practical environment experience. Staying overseas in a long-term, it fosters their global communication skills, problem-solving and project management skills, practical abilities that are necessary for leaders. Through this internships, students acquire opportunities to consider the relation between international industries and the knowledge and study area which gained at university. The candidate overseas companies will be determined by discussions with faculty advisors and a final selection is made by student-self upon negotiation and briefing with an internship company. The internship period for overseas company is 2 weeks or more at a time.

Internships at research institutions in foreign countries

Students experience global advanced technology research environment through internships in research institutions. Staying overseas in a long-term and conducting research cooperative with researchers in other countries, they foster students' global communication skills, problem-solving and project management skills that are necessary for leaders. Research institutions abroad as venues for internships are not limited. Students choose the candidate institutions by student-selves consulting with faculty advisors subsequently make negotiation and briefing with researchers at the internship institutions. The internship period for overseas research institution is 2 weeks or more at a time; however, it is actually recommended to have a long-term internship which is more than a month for experiencing a research and life style in other countries.

FOR PROGRAM STUDENTS:

[Flow chart of Internships]


[About conditions and procedures on implementation of internships]

For further details, refer to the webpages following:

Commons for any internships(only for internal use):
http://www.frontier.phys.nagoya-u.ac.jp/internal/frontier/internship_detail_en.html
Domestic company internships(only for internal use):
http://www.frontier.phys.nagoya-u.ac.jp/internal/frontier/internship_domestic_company.html
Overseas internships ―company and institution(only for internal use):
http://www.frontier.phys.nagoya-u.ac.jp/internal/frontier/internship_oversea_en.html

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