Applications are invited to apply for the amazing opportunity of the OIST Japan Internship for the year 2020. OIST Japan Internship is a fully-funded program for International students. The OIST Japan internship program will cover all the expenses of the selected candidates.

OIST is a fully-funded Youth Internship Program. The Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, Master Degree Students are eligible from around the globe to apply for the Japan Free Internships Abroad. Moreover, in OIST summer internship in Japan the participants will see the Door open towards their future career.

The OIST abroad internship Graduate School offers Paid Internship Opportunities in multiple fields to Undergraduate and Graduate Students as Research Interns. This will give them an opportunity to gain experience & learn a specific technique. They will work under the direction of a Professor at OIST. There are Multiple Fields are Available under Japan International Internship Program.

The duration of the OIST Japanese internships for international students will be between two and six months while normally it will be from 10 -12 weeks. Further details of this Japanese Summer Internship Program are given as below.

OIST Japan Internship Program 2020


Host Country

  • Japan

Host University:

  • OIST


  • 10-12 weeks


  • Fully Funded

Eligible Countries

  • The people around the globe are eligible

Area of Study

OIST Japan Internship Program covers the following field of study:

  • Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Neuroscience, Mathematics, Computational Science, Environmental, Ecological and Marine Sciences, Science, Engineering, and Medical.
  • Additionally, You Can Learn about More of the Research Going on at OIST Here

Financial Benefits

OIST is a fully-funded summer internship program for international students. All costs of the selected participants will be covered by OIST. 

OIST will cover the following expenses of the selected candidates:

  • Roundtrip Airfare travel (arranged by the OIST Graduate School)
  • Insurance
  • Visa support
  • On or off-campus housing accommodation
  • Commuting support
  • Allowance (Stipend) – 2,400 JPY per day (taxable)

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for this Japanese Summer Internship Program are as under;

  • Students who are enrolled in a Graduate Degree Program in Universities, Colleges, Junior colleges, & vocational schools are eligible to apply.
  • Students who are enrolled in an Undergraduate Degree program in universities, colleges, junior colleges, and vocational schools in Japan or overseas can apply.
  • Recent Graduates of such institutions are also eligible to apply.
  • Currently, Enrolled students must have approval from their home institution.  If you are currently a student, please confirm with your institution.
  • Bachelor Year 3 and 4 and Master Year 1 & 2 students are particularly encouraged to apply.

Documents Required

  • Curriculum Vitae(CV)
  • Statement of Interest
  • A letter of Recommendation
  • Academic Transcript
  • ID Photo

Note: You must enter all the details in the application form (Given below) at once and cannot resubmit an application.

Last Date to Apply

The last date to apply for the OIST internship in Japan for International Students is 15th April 2020.

Application Procedure

You can apply by clicking the link below: